Monday, February 2, 2009

Homeschool Overnight at the Ashland Nature Center

Owl Prowl Overnight
Tuesday, February 24, 10 am – Wednesday, February 25, 1 pm

$25 Member/$35 Non-member
Parents should plan to stay at no additional charge.

Course #: W09-112-AS

Owls are early nesters! Learn about the owls found here at Ashland, and how to spot their nests. Dissect an owl pellet and create a Great-Horned Owl's food pyramid. In the evening, listen to owl calls and use recordings to attract a screech owl. Spend the night on bunk beds in the Ashland Lodge (heated of course!) Meet birders who are participating in Delaware’s Breeding Bird Atlas, and learn how your family can help. You will be contacted regarding packing list and food items to bring.

Judy Montgomery
(302) 239-2334 ext. 127

Ashland Nature Center
Offering four self-guiding nature trails traversing 81 acres of rolling terrain through meadows, woodlands and marshes, adult and school programs, seasonal events and much more.

Barley Mill and Brackenville Roads Hockessin, DE 19720 (302) 239 - 2334