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Environmental Explorers

  • Cockayne Farmstead 1105 Wheeling Avenue Glen Dale, WV, 26038 United States (map)

The wonders of nature abound around us, yet we take little time to stop and appreciate it. On Saturday July 14th from 9-12:30 the Cockayne Farmstead will host this free “Environmental Explorers” event for children grades 1-6. Come explore the rich biodiversity of the Ohio Valley as students learn about the plants, animals, and cultures that make up our local ecosystems and how we can be more responsible members of our natural community. 

 Live Birds of Prey from the Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia
 Hands on activities presented by Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex
 How-to’s for gardening, composting, and more from Grow Ohio Valley AmeriCorps      program
 Fun outdoor games

Free parking available in the High School lot.

Contact the Farmstead at 304-845-1411 to register as space is limited!

*NOTE: At least one parent and/or guardian must company each family’s children.