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Kids Free Fridays
July 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join us every Friday from June 14 through Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for Kids FREE Fridays at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center, 300 Tower Road, Naples.
This popular summer education program provides FREE admission with programming geared toward children ages 12 and younger who are accompanied by a paying adult.
The theme for this popular summer program will be “Summer of Science.” Each week will feature a different naturalist talking about the local environment and animals. In addition to the crafts, story time, feature films, and naturalist presentations, there will be 2 labs giving kids an opportunity to learn how to cast a fishing rod and “read” a fish.
Activities each Friday:
9-1 = Kids Crafts
9-1 = Estuary Encounter (touch tank)
9:30-10:15 = Story Time
9:30-11 = Fish Labs
11:30-12:15 = Staff Naturalist Presentation
12:30-1:30 = Featured Film (auditorium)
June 14 = Plankton
June 21 = Sea Turtles
June 28 = Lionfish
July 5 = Burrowing Owls
July 12 = Horseshoe Crabs
July 19 = Pythons
August 2 = Wading Birds
Food will be available for purchase during lunch hours.
Pre-registration is encouraged at rookerybay.org/calendar.
Admission for adults is just $5 (free for Friends of Rookery Bay members — join at https://rookerybay.org/support/membership.html)