Posts Tagged ‘seeds’


Junior Explorers: Time to plant!

Posted on May 9, 2018

Take a nature walk to identify early germinators in field and forest.  Learn what we can grow to encourage native pollinators. We’ll even set up your own sprouters to take home.

Leader: Paula Chouinard, Massabesic … Read More

Junior Explorers: Seeds, Seeds, Seeds

Posted on March 7, 2018

What’s inside a seed? How do they travel? What starts the process of germination? We’ll do a seed dissection to try to answer these questions and more, then go outside in search of the different … Read More

Junior Explorers: Waiting to Bloom

Posted on February 14, 2018

Leaders: Kelly Dwyer, NHA’s Director of Education and Paula Chouinard, Massabesic Audubon Center Naturalist.

Classes are for ages 7-12.  Parents are encouraged to stay and participate. Please dress to be outside! Pre-registration required for all Read More

Fishways Fundays: Get Ready, GROW!

Posted on June 11, 2016

What makes plants so special? How do they get from seed to flower to fruit? We will explore outdoors, play games and plant seeds to discover the magic of plant growth.

Fundays are for children … Read More

Family Fun Night: Super Seeds

Posted on October 23, 2015

Seeds have some unique methods of travel: helicopters, parachutes, and more! We’ll explore the amazing lives of nuts, cones and seeds, and learn how to identify some of the trees and other plants that produce … Read More

Wee Wonders Preschool Science Program – Speed of Seeds with Kim Murphy, Naturalist

Posted on October 7, 2015

Plants and trees may not have feet for traveling- but their offspring can sure move far! Seeds are on the move and we will explore how and what they might turn into! Discover the changing … Read More

Junior Explorers Home School Science Program – Speed of Seeds with Kelly Dwyer

Posted on October 7, 2015

Plants and trees may not have feet for traveling- but their offspring can sure move far! Seeds are on the move and we will explore how and what they might turn into! We’ll explore the … Read More