SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County students entering fifth through eighth grades are invited to attend a summer day program at the county’s Extension office called “Eco- Adventures at the EARTH Center”. The program will be held Aug. 23-27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, South Brunswick.
The program focuses on environmental stewardship and will have a different theme for each day including Resource Conservation, Don’t Trash Our Planet and Ecological Issues. Most days will begin with an exercise in teambuilding skills to help students get acquainted through fun, hands-on activities. Wednesday will feature a field trip. Arrangements can be made for kids with special needs.
The cost of the program is $110 and includes program materials, a peanut free snack, beverages, and a parting gift. Attendees are expected to bring their own brown bag lunch. The registration deadline for Eco-Adventures at the EARTH Center is Aug. 1, but interested participants should register soon as spaces are filling up.
If you would like more information on Eco-Adventures or to register, contact the Middlesex County 4-H office at 732-398-5261. To learn more about Middlesex County’s Extension Service Department visit www.co.middlesex.nj.us/extensionservices
4-H is a department of Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County and offers educational programs to all youth, grades K through 13 on an age appropriate basis, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation or disability.
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