Wed, Jan 30, Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine, ages 5-11, in Storytime Room.
Meet the Turtles, 3:45-4:15pm: Get up close and personal with live yellow-bellied slider turtles! Use scientific observation skills while exploring real turtle artifacts such as shells and skulls. Learn all about the anatomy and biology of various turtles and tortoises from the land and sea before meeting a live turtle.
Story of a Lake, 4:30-5pm: Using a lake replica, storytelling, and natural science, experience how humans have impacted Maine lakes over the past three hundred years. Discover the plants and animals affected by pollution; learn how humans have worked to clean Maine lakes; and problem-solve ways to keep Maine’s waterways healthy for generations to come.
Brought to us by a Merrymeeting Bay Trust Grant.