Today’s Events

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MRVAC Programs

September 24: If You Were a Marbled Godwit, Where Would You Be? by Bridget Olson, Deputy Refuge Manager, Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge

  • ~ August 1, 2015. 8:30 am. Field Trip: Rapids Lake Education Center, MVNWR, Carver
  • ~ August 6, 2015. 6:00 am. Road Trip: Crow Wing State Park: August 6-7
  • ~ August 15, 2015. All Day Event. Family Outing: Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah Celebration: Saturday, August 15th
  • ~ August 22, 2015. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bird Watching Trek: Rapids Lake Unit
  • ~ August 23, 2015. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Cannon River Bottoms
  • ~ August 24, 2015. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bird Watching Trek: Bloomington Ferry Unit
  • ~ September 24, 2015. 7:00 pm. MRVAC Program: If You Were a Marbled Godwit, Where Would You Be?

Audubon Adventures

What is Audubon Adventures?

AUDUBON ADVENTURES is an environmental education program for children in grades 3 to 6. Developed by professional environmental educators, AUDUBON ADVENTURES presents basic, scientifically accurate facts about birds, wildlife, and their habitats. It comes to you packaged as a Classroom Kit (serving 32 students) or Individual Kit (serving 1 student). The program is used by classroom teachers, after-school program coordinators, special education instructors, language arts teachers, and homeschoolers.

Wondering how your school can get involved?

MRVAC supports Audubon Adventures in thirty-five classrooms each year. Contact Jean Mueting¬†(jmmueting@gmail.com) – MRVAC Education Chair – to find out how your child’s classroom can become an Audubon Adventure classroom.

Where can I get more information on Audubon Adventures?

AUDUBON ADVENTURES is a National Audubon Program. The National Audubon site has great information for teachers and parents: Audubon Adventures Program