Focus on Nature Family Film & Workshop - "Wings of Life"
This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.20-10-2013 12:00:00 20-10-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Focus on Nature Family Film & Workshop - "Wings of Life" | 12pm A close-up look at a very special group of superheroes: the pollinators. Narrated by Meryl Streep, "Wings of Life" reveals the complex worlds of bees, butterflies, birds, and bats - and the plants that rely on them. A spectacularly beautiful, gentle film that reminds us not to take little things for granted. 2013. 77 mins. Rated G. After the film, teaching artist Mary Jane Nusbaum guides kids (ages 5 and older) in an eco-art project in the Jane Peck Gallery. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=145579 Jacob Burns Film Center Jacob Burns Film Center
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