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2018 UMLY Early Spring Program Guide

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Click the blue code for pricing and registration details. All sessions are for seven weeks unless noted. School's Out Eco-Club Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Y member rate: $60 Y non-member rate: $80 Spend your day off with us at the UMLY Environmental Education Center! We'll start off feeding and caring for the animals in the nature center and at UMLY Farm. We will discover the future of gardening with our indoor tower gardens and sample some fresh greens. We'll spend some time outdoors in the afternoon (weather permitting) hiking and exploring the Cassatt Preserve, and walking the goats for exercise. Finally, we'll wrap up the day with some wacky science experiments in the lab. Please pack a lunch, winter coat, and a hat and gloves. No early drop-off or late pick-up available. Ages: 5-9 62749 Carriage House – Science Lab 9am to 4pm Fri, March 16, 2018 62750 Carriage House – Science Lab 9am to 4pm Mon, March 26, 2018 62751 Carriage House – Science Lab 9am to 4pm Tue, March 27, 2018 62752 Carriage House - Science Lab 9am to 4pm Wed, March 28, 2018 62753 Carriage House – Science Lab 9am to 4pm Thu, March 29, 2018 62754 Carriage House – Science Lab 9am to 4pm Fri, March 30, 2018 Science & Nature Thursday Y member rate: $56 Y non-member rate: $112 Young scientists will perform a variety of hands-on science experiments that explode, squish, and erupt in our fun-filled lab. They will also have the chance to explore outdoors and see how science, animals and nature fit together. Ages: 7-10 62747 Carriage House – Science Lab 4:30pm to 5:30pm Thu, March 1 - Thu, April 12 12

Click the blue code for pricing and registration details. All sessions are for seven weeks unless noted. Toddlers in Nature Monday, Friday Y member rate: $48 Y non-member rate: $96 Parents and children explore the world of nature through live animal visits, related art projects, stories and fun games! Ages: 1½-3 62731 Carriage House – Science Lab 10:45am to 11:30am Mon, Feb. 26 - Mon, April 9 62732 Carriage House – Science Lab 10:45am to 11:30am Fri, March 2 - Fri, April 13 YMCA Earth Service Corps Tuesday Y member rate: $20/month Y non-member rate: $20/month The Earth Service Corps program was founded in 2001 and has provided middle and high school students with an engaging environmental education program for more than a decade. Core activities include: Wildlife Science and Habitat Restoration, Sustainable Agriculture, Animal Care, and Environmental Career Exploration. Through service projects, field trips, and expeditions, our students become strong, confident and responsible environmental leaders. The group meets each Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 7:30 pm, with each week rotating between environmental presentations and hikes, service project planning, guest speakers, and team-building games. For more information please contact Tony Geiger at tgeiger@ymcagbw.org. Ages: 10-17 52017 Carriage House – Science Lab 6:30pm to 7:30pm Tue, Oct. 3, 2017 - Tue, May 29, 2018 YESC: Chambers Lake Fishing Trip Saturday Y member rate: $35 Y non-member rate: $50 Drop-off is at 9 a.m. at the Carriage House, and pick-up is at 3 p.m. in the same location. Pack a lunch and dress for the weather! Ages: 10-17 62768 Nature Center 9am to 3pm Sat, April 14, 2018 13