Archive for June, 2010

Explore the river and wetlands: FREE admission & activities for all!

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Mass Audubon’s Discovery Days

Enjoy wildlife sanctuaries across Massachusetts — Free admission and free activities including live animal demonstrations, naturalist-led walks, crafts and more!! 

Saturday, September 11 – River and Wetlands Investigation
Ipswich River
, Topsfield
Take a guided canoe paddle up the Ipswich River to look for turtles, birds, and muskrats; walk to a beaver lodge; discover pond creatures; and explore the famous “Rockery”.
10 am to 3 pm

For more information, visit: www.massaudubon.org/Nature_Connection/discoverydays/

EIA is a proud, statewide sponsor of Mass Audubon’s Discovery Days.  As a Mass Audubon member, you automatically save 10% for switching to EIA! Find out how much you can save here. 

Other Upcoming Discovery Day Destinations

Saturday, October 2 – Attleboro Springs Wildlife Sanctuary’s Grand Opening
Oak Knoll/Attleboro Springs
, Attleboro
Watch a live owl presentation with Mark and Marcia Wilson, participate in hands-on pond demonstrations, and make a fun, nature-inspired craft.
10 am to 3 pm

Saturday, October 16 – Fields and Grassland Discovery
Arcadia, Easthampton
Explore an unvisited part of the sanctuary, catch grasshoppers, build bluebird and American kestrel boxes, and see live birds up close.
10 am to 3 pm

Saturday, October 23 – Wildlife’s Winter Preparations
Blue Hills Trailside Museum, Milton
Learn everything you need to know about what happens to our local wildlife during the winter months.
10 am to 3 pm