Owls of Rhode Island: Presented by the Audubon Society of RI 

Students learn about the owls that live in Rhode Island and their habitats, diet, senses, structures and functions. Older students will have the opportunity to test their skills as owl detectives, while younger students will discover owl senses.  A live owl will accompany this program virtually on Zoom. Free fun educational program for all ages.  

 

Free afterschool Virtual Program via Zoom 

When: Thursday October 15th at 4-4:45pm 

Where: via Zoom email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get the zoom code 

 

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