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Animal Detectives Afterschool Program

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Animal Detective
Let's get outside and become animal detectives!  Winter is the perfect time to track animals.  We will focus on tracking animals and learning what signs to look for along the trails to find out who has been there before us and what they have been up to.  

WHO: Grades 1-4
WHEN: Wednesdays, January 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th. 2:30pm -4:30pm 
WHERE: PMEC 66 Brook Rd Amherst, NH
FEE: $85.00 residents - $100.00-non-residents 

Transportation will be provided from Wilkins Elementary School to PMEC. Remember to register your child within the “Pick-up-Patrol” system through the Wilkins website

Sample Schedule:
2:30 PM- Pick up at Wilkins
2:40 PM- Arrive at PMEC
2:45- Grab snack and then head outside!!! (Out on the trails we will engage in a fun weekly activity, animal tracking related! Activities will include games/physical activities,shelter building, outdoor survival skills, exploring habitat and learning about tracking animals at PMEC)
3:45- 4:00 pm - Head back to PMEC
4-4:30- Options: Gaga Ball, Weekly Nature Craft Project, Quiet homework time
4:30-Pick up 

Please pick up on time. Any student remaining past 4:30pm will be billed a late fee.  A minimum of 8 participants is needed to run this program.

* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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