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POSTPONED: Think Like a Citizen Scientist: Girl Scout Program

August 29 - August 30

$21

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER BOTH DATES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED. NEW DATE IN THE FALL TBD.

Friends of the Rappahannock would like to invite you to a “Think like a Citizen Scientist – Journey in a day!” We will be hosting Girls Scouts of all ages to join us for a day learning about Ornithology, the study of birds! We will discover bird adaptations, connect with their migration, and take action as citizen scientists using the ebird app! We will also be building bluebird boxes for our local Virginia Bluebird Society of Fredericksburg!

Saturday, August 29th – Max 30 students

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • Cadettes (6th-8th)
  • Seniors (9th-10th)
  • Ambassadors (11th-12th)
    • All Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors are welcome to come back for Sunday to help teach and volunteer. 
    • Cadettes will earn their “Leader in Action” award if they decide to help teach on Sunday. Cadettes will receive the LiA award badge at no additional charge.
    •  If you are returning to help Sunday, payment is only needed for Saturday. On the payment page, please indicate in the notes section if you will be helping teach on Sunday. 

Sunday, August 30th- Max 30 students

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • Daisies (K-1st)
  • Brownies (2nd-3rd)
  • Juniors (4th-5th)

Cost: $21 per student

Price includes FOR staff teaching the citizen scientist lessons, all materials including blue bird houses and the Girl Scout Citizen Scientist Journey and Take Action Award badges!

Registration: Please register online on the FOR website. Registration will close Monday August 23.

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Details

Start:
August 29
End:
August 30
Cost:
$21

Organizer

Lindsay Anderon
Email:
lindsay.anderson@riverfriends.org

Venue

Friends of the Rappahannock
3219 Fall Hill Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States
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Phone:
5403733448
Website:
www.riverfriends.org