Audubon Little Explorers Learn about Snakes and Turtles on Saturday, September 14

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“Snakes and Turtles” is the topic for the Saturday morning, September 14, Little Explorers at Audubon Community Nature Center, when children ages three to eight and their favorite grownups are invited to learn all about these cold blooded animals. Pictured are children watching turtles eating their dinner.

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Autumn is a time when cold-blooded animals are getting ready for hibernation.

“Snakes and Turtles” is the topic at Audubon Community Nature Center’s Little Explorers on Saturday, September 14, 10-11:30 a.m. You and the three- to eight-year-old child(ren) in your life can learn what they are doing this time of year and visit with some live ones.

After a lesson inside, you will head outdoors to see how many of these reptiles are hanging around Audubon. The program includes a snack and, if time and weather allow, a craft.

Then you can stop by the Blue Heron Gift Shop to check out the store-wide clearance sale. Make a purchase and your name will be put in a drawing for a one-year Nature Center Family Membership.

Little Explorers takes place rain or shine, so be sure to dress for the weather.

The fee for the program is $8 for adults, $6 for Nature Center members and children. Reservations are required by Thursday, September 12, 2019, and can be made by calling (716) 569-2345 during business hours or going to auduboncnc.org/programs and clicking “Current Schedule.”

Little Explorers is presented on the second Saturday of every month, 10-11:30 a.m. at Audubon.

Audubon education programs are funded with support from the Carnahan Jackson Foundation, Jessie Smith Darrah Fund, Holmberg Foundation, Hultquist Foundation, and Lenna Foundation.

Audubon Community Nature Center is located at 1600 Riverside Road, one-quarter mile east of Route 62 between Jamestown, N.Y., and Warren, Pa.

To learn more about Audubon and its many programs, call (716) 569-2345 during business hours, visit AudubonCNC.org, or find Audubon Community Nature Center on Facebook.