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Natural History Camps
July 11, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am MDT
Daycamps for kids in Deadwood, South Dakota. Enjoy meeting the birds of prey from the Black Hills Raptor Center.
The new exhibit at the Adams Museum, Riches and Responsibilities: A Natural History of the Black Hills, will provide inspiration, motivation, and excitement at the Nature Explorers Camp. The exhibit showcases different environments, habitats, and ecosystems located throughout the Black Hills. Representatives from the Black Hills Raptor Center will bring live birds of prey to the camp for educational demonstrations. This camp promises to be an engaging experience for students. Nature Explorers Camp is offered for students going into grades K-2. It will be held July 9-13 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center ; $30 for members, $40 for non-members.
At the Nature Investigators Camp, students will use information and facts gathered from the Riches and Responsibilities exhibit at the Adams Museum to help them discover the natural wonders of the Black Hills. Students will use a microscope to view unique mineral samples, learn about paleontology specimens, and discover animals that are native and non-native to the area. Outdoor hikes will give students the opportunity to identify grasses and flowers, detect rock formations, distinguish different bird species, and more. Nature Investigators Camp is offered to students going into grades 3-7. It will be held July 16-20 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the HARCC; $40 for members, $50 for non-members.