Outdoor Education Discovery Programs

#1 Saturday, March 31st 9-Noon
‘From Creation to the Trapper Shed’ – a look at the whys, how-to’s, and where to’s of fur trapping with a local resident trapper, Scott Jandreau from N. Lawrence.

#2 Saturday, April 28th 9-Noon
‘Amphibians Alive’, a vernal pool discovery with Joel Danko, a naturalist from Nicandri Nature Center, Massena.

#3 Saturday, May 19th 9-Noon
‘Spring Awakening in the Forest’, a nature discovery walk identifying spring wildflowers and edible plants, tree identification, and migratory birds, with a local forester, Henry Keller.

There is no cost to these events, however, pre-registration by contacting the camp is strongly recommended. Participants will meet at Hemlock Lodge at 9:00 am. Please dress appropriately for the woods and weather. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Mandaville Camp & Retreat Center is located at 165 Sheldon Rd, Winthrop, NY 13697. Twelve miles east of Potsdam, 2 miles west of Hopkinton, off of State Route 11B.

Contact: Bob Emmett, 328-4581, director@campmandaville.org mandaville.org

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