Join the Family Nature Challenge

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is holding a Family Nature Challenge for all ages from Aug. 10 to 28.

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is holding a Family Nature Challenge for all ages in August.

Participants will become naturalists as they explore the world around them on their own schedule and in their own backyard. Science Center Naturalists will release five nature challenges from Aug. 10-28.

Challenges will be released live via Zoom and recorded if participants cannot be at the live Zoom, as Science Center naturalists explain what adventures, explorations, and discoveries await. Challenge schedule includes:

  • Monday, Aug. 10 – Challenge #1: Blending In
  • Wednesday, Aug.12– Challenge #2: Water on the Move
  • Tuesday, Aug. 18 – Challenge #3: Insect Inspection
  • Friday, Aug. 21 – Challenge #4: Looking Underwater
  • Wednesday, Aug. 26 – Challenge #5: Life Under Logs

The Family Nature Challenge culminates with a Virtually Wild Live Animal program on Thursday, August 27 at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom where participants will meet the animals that connect to the challenges completed.

Program cost is $25/family members; $30/family non-members. Upon registration participants will receive the private Family Nature Challenge website with Zoom links, videos, and other resources to aid in explorations.

Participants are encourages to share adventures and discoveries on social media using #nhnaturechallenge. For more information and details, go to www.nhnature.org.

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