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NATURE DISCOVERIES

Date: Saturday, October 21st
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Meeting place: Lloyd Center Visitor Center
Leader: Erika Fernandes, Lloyd Center Outreach Educator
Price: Members: $5 Non-members: $6
Limit: 20      All ages welcome

No pre-registration required

Nature Discoveries occurs on the third Saturday of each month. Join us as we investigate nature topics by reading nature-themed books and exploring the Lloyd Center. Live animal demonstrations, specimens to observe and touch, hikes, activities and crafts bring nature themes to life for our Nature Discovery guests. This hour long adventure is appropriate for children ages 2-6. (Younger or older siblings are welcome as well).

If you have specific questions regarding the program, please contact Erika at either 508-990-0505 x 18, or erika@lloydcenter.org.

CREEPY CRITTERS NIGHT HIKE

Date: Friday, October 27th
Inclement weather date: Saturday, October 28th
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Meeting place: Lloyd Center Visitor Center
Leader: Erika Fernandes, Lloyd Center Outreach Educator
Price: Individual: Members: $8 Non-members: $10
Family of four: Members: $24 Non-members: $30
Limit: 16      All ages welcome

Pre-registration required by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 26th

Just in time for Halloween! Wear your costumes and learn about some creepy favorites like owls, spiders, bats and snakes. Experiment with your senses and see if they are as good as these nocturnal critters, then head out on the nature trails to listen for some creatures of the night. The evening will finish while strolling among our creature of the night jack-o-lanterns. This hike is kid friendly so be sure to bring the entire family; dress for the weather and wear closed-toed shoes.

Pre-register online. If you have specific questions regarding the program, please contact Erika at either 508-990-0505 x 18, or erika@lloydcenter.org.

BARNES & NOBLE BOOKFAIR and HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION, SUPPORTING LLOYD CENTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

Date: Saturday, October 28th 
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Barnes & Noble, 392 State Rd., Dartmouth, MA

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The Lloyd Center is Serving Up a Cauldron of Fun – all ages welcome!

Calling all owl lovers, Halloween fanatics, and bookworms!  The Lloyd Center is hosting a Barnes & Noble Bookfair on Saturday, October 28th from 11 am – 4 pm. The day’s festivities include live animal meet-and-greets, Koko the Screech Owl, local author Cheryl Aguiar, and more! 

The day’s schedule:

11:00 am – Noon:
National Storytime with Barnes and Noble & the Lloyd Center

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm:
Owl Hour with Local Author Cheryl Aguiar and Koko the Screech Owl

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1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Ongoing Activities:
Live Animal Meet-and-Greets 
Halloween Craft Table

Costume Contest:
Costumes are encouraged! Winner gets a V.I.P. Tour of the Lloyd Center Visitor Center & a one-on-one Koko the Screech Owl Presentation!

A percentage of your Barnes and Noble purchases will benefit the Lloyd Center.  Simply print out the Bookfair vouchers provided and present at purchase, or ask any bookseller how your purchases can support the Lloyd Center.  We appreciate the fundraising efforts and look forward to seeing you on Saturday, October 28th for a ghoulish good time!

 

NATURE DISCOVERIES

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Date: Saturday, November 18th
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Meeting place: Lloyd Center Visitor Center
Leader: Erika Fernandes, Lloyd Center Outreach Educator
Price: Members: $5 Non-members: $6
Limit: 20      All ages welcome

No pre-registration required

Nature Discoveries occurs on the third Saturday of each month. Join us as we investigate nature topics by reading nature-themed books and exploring the Lloyd Center. Live animal demonstrations, specimens to observe and touch, hikes, activities and crafts bring nature themes to life for our Nature Discovery guests. This hour-long adventure is appropriate for children ages 2-6. (Younger or older siblings are welcome as well).

If you have specific questions regarding the program, please contact Erika at either 508-990-0505 x 18, or erika@lloydcenter.org.

EXPLORING OUR COAST: A LOCAL BEACH WALK 

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Date: Sunday, November 19th
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Meeting place: Gooseberry Island Parking Lot, Gooseberry Island, Westport, MA
Leader: Erika Fernandes, Lloyd Center Outreach Educator
Price: Members: $7 Non-members: $9

Pre-registration required by 4:00 p.m., Thursday, November 16th

The communities of the Southcoast of Massachusetts are a part of the sea; they have been geographically, historically, and biologically shaped by its presence. Join us on this  local beach walk to learn about these relationships while rediscovering the magic of the shoreline.

Pre-register online. If you have specific questions regarding the program, please contact Erika at either 508-990-0505 x 18, or erika@lloydcenter.org.

NATURE DISCOVERIES

Date: Saturday, December 16th
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Meeting place: Lloyd Center Visitor Center
Leader: Erika Fernandes, Lloyd Center Outreach Educator
Price: Members: $5 Non-members: $6
Limit: 20       All ages welcome

No pre-registration required

Nature Discoveries occurs on the third Saturday of each month. Join us as we investigate nature topics by reading nature-themed books and exploring the Lloyd Center. Live animal demonstrations, specimens to observe and touch, hikes, activities and crafts bring nature themes to life for our Nature Discovery guests. This hour-long adventure is appropriate for children ages 2-6. (Younger or older siblings are welcome as well).

If you have specific questions regarding the program, please contact Erika at either 508-990-0505 x 18, or erika@lloydcenter.org.