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Outdoor Adventures: Spooktacular Animal Adventure

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Add to Calendar 25-10-2013 25-10-2013 15 Outdoor Adventures: Spooktacular Animal Adventure Animal Embassy will introduce you to some of the animals that haunt your dreams, make your skin crawl, and the hair stand up on the back of your neck. They will demystify these amazing creatures and help families to cross the line from fear to respect and appreciation. Animal Embassy will showcase some of its Animal Ambassadors such as a giant centipede and millipede, a few of its new tarantula species, Okeechobee the American alligator, Amazonia the Anaconda, an owl and more. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=146081 Stamford Museum and Nature Center true DD/MM/YYYY
October 25, 2013
6-6:45 pm (ages 3 - 6), 7:15-8:15 pm (ages 6 and older)
Stamford Museum and Nature Center
Stamford
All Ages
$8

Description: Animal Embassy will introduce you to some of the animals that haunt your dreams, make your skin crawl, and the hair stand up on the back of your neck. They will demystify these amazing creatures and help families to cross the line from fear to respect and appreciation. Animal Embassy will showcase some of its Animal Ambassadors such as a giant centipede and millipede, a few of its new tarantula species, Okeechobee the American alligator, Amazonia the Anaconda, an owl and more.

Address: 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT 06903
Phone: 203-322-1646
Website: stamfordmuseum.org

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Venue Description: The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to bringing art, agricultural and natural sciences, and history to the community. SM&NC offers family fun through exhibits, educational programs, and special events. At the Overbrook Nature Center, visitors can explore more than 80 acres of nature trails or join in an informative program with one of the center's naturalists. Opened in the fall of 2006, the Wheels in the Woods Trail #7 is an accessible nature trail that meanders alongside the Poorhouse Brook and through the established hardwood forest. Heckscher Farm offers the sights, sounds, and smells of active farm life. The Animal Embassy Building houses a collection of non-releasable exotic animal ambassadors. There are a variety of programs designed for children to develop an understanding of wildlife and their environment. Each Friday, weather permitting, visitors can enjoy viewing the moon, planets, and deep space objects through the 22-inch research telescope at the Observatory. Nature's Playground in the woods is a great place for kids and parents to scale a spider's web to a tree house with a lookout, then wind their way down a tubular slide or zoom down the otter slide. Seating with tables for picnicking or projects and benches are provided all around the SM&NC.

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