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Free Summertime Birding for Families (ages 8 -12)
August 6 @ 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
An event every week that begins at 8:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 20, 2021
Want to learn more about our local birds and how to identify them? Joppa Flats education interns will take you on an easy walk and introduce you to a variety of birds, from egrets and herons in the salt marsh, to ducks and shorebirds along the river, to songbirds and hummingbirds at our feeders. We’ll provide binoculars and field guides along with tips on how to use them. Get started on the hottest new hobby around – birding!
Instructions and Directions:
This is not a drop-off class. All children must be accompanied by at least one adult, and all adults are expected to participate in the program.
Rain or shine. Meet at Joppa Flats Education Center. Dress for the weather; use protection from the sun and biting insects. Bring binoculars if you have them. Program details will be forwarded in advance with details about what to expect and what to bring.
Location: Joppa Flats Education Center, Newburyport MA
Instructor: Joppa Flats Coastal Education Interns
Audience: Family(suitable for children 8 – 12 years)
If you must withdraw from the program, please let us know so we can open your space to others.
Registration is required.