Join us this summer for exciting and informational Wildlife Education activities and materials that have been made possible through a wildlife grant provided by The Community’s Foundation.
The Center for Aquatic Sciences
Fifteen of our local libraries will be hosting the Center for Aquatic Sciences (The Adventure Aquarium) for a fun and educational look at sea animals and their habitats. There will also be two virtual programs presented by CAS on August 2 and 12 at 4pm. All of the programs can be found here.
Dive Into Reading
Two of our libraries will be hosting Dive Into Reading, Two of a Kind's program for the 2022 SLP theme of "Oceans of Possibilities." Dive Into Reading is an interactive children's concert featuring songs about aquatic animals & habitats with an environmental focus, as well as songs about reading & books, including songs about books about aquatic animals & habitats. Two of a Kind programs get everyone involved through singing, movement, sign language, lyrics-on-the-spot, puppets and more! These programs can be found here.
Oceans of Possibilities Trivia Sheets
Learn fun and interesting new facts about oceans all summer long by playing Oceans of Possibilities trivia! Print out a trivia sheet each week and try to answer the questions using our Capstone Interactive collection of eBooks. Answers will be posted every Friday. Trivia sheets are also available at local libraries.
Week One Trivia Sheet (PDF) Find the answers using the e-book Blue Whales.
Week One Trivia Answers (PDF)
Week Two Trivia Sheet (PDF) Find the answers using the e-book Great White Sharks
Week Two Trivia Answers (PDF)
Week Three Trivia Sheet (PDF) Find the answers using the e-book Sylvia Earle: Ocean Explorer
Week Three Trivia Answers (PDF)
Wildlife Book Raffle
Each week, two children participating in our Oceans of Possibilities reading challenge in Beanstack will be chosen to receive a free wildlife book. This summer’s reading challenge will be stocked full of educational information about oceans and the animals that live there. To find out more about the challenge and sign up, click here.