Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 12518
Description: After Thanksgiving, bring the entire family to the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum for a special celebration of the Museum's live animals. Each day there will be two "Meet the Animals" programs at 1pm and 2:30pm, plus crafts for kids. Sponsor-an-Animal packages will be available for purchase. Also offered will be a drop-off school break mini-camp for grades K-3 on Friday, November 23 from 9:30-11:30am at the Wildlife Education Center. Kids will meet live animals, enjoy crafts, activities, and a short hike (weather permitting.) Limited enrollment; pre-paid registration is required. Cost: $22 per day. For information and online registration visit hhnaturemuseum.org or call 845-534-5506, x204.
Venue Description: Founded in 1959, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Orange County is a nature museum with a focus on environmental education and a mission to develop responsible caretakers of the natural world. Over the years, the museum has developed quality educational programs for children, families, and adults that focus on the unique ecology of the Hudson Highlands. These programs feature a variety of weekly, seasonal, and special events that seek to involve participants with hands-on, interactive experiences. Programs focus on both plants and animals indigenous to the region.
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