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Fall Frolic

Celebrate the change of seasons with an outdoor family festival! We will wish monarchs and other migratory species well, welcome fall, and learn about habitat stewardship with fun activities for all ages. Join us to: •  Jump in a giant leaf pile and learn why we should “leave the leaves,” •  …

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Read & Ramble: Trees

Location: Gilsland Farm Audubon Center Family Program Join us for an outdoor storytime, geared towards children ages 3-5 and their grown-ups. Afterwards, we’ll set you up with a related, self-paced activity to enjoy on the trails. Choose one of two, back-to-back sessions: 9:30-10 am, or …

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Habitat Investigations: Meadow

Meet up with Maine Audubon educators for a hands-on exploration of one of Gilsland Farm’s many habitats. What will you discover as you get to know some of the plants and animals that live …

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Nature Explorer Backpacks at Gilsland Farm

Borrow one of three themed packs to explore birds, plants & insects, or nature study skills during your visit to Gilsland Farm. All packs include tools such as binoculars, magnifiers, or bug jars, field guides and other resources, and more! Please visit the Nature Store, in winter, open 10 am-4 …

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Chickadee Club (October & November)

Calling all children ages 3-8 and their families! You are invited to join the Maine Audubon Chickadee Club, a monthly subscription program for young adventurers. There are two ways to join: Digital club members pay just $5/month for access to downloadable, printable activities, art prompts, …

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Chickadee Club (September & October)

Calling all children ages 3-8 and their families! You are invited to join the Maine Audubon Chickadee Club, a monthly subscription program for young adventurers. Digital club members pay just $5/month for access to downloadable, printable activities, art prompts, templates, and more. Print as many …

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Chickadee Club (November & December)

Calling all children ages 3-8 and their families! You are invited to join the Maine Audubon Chickadee Club, a monthly subscription program for young adventurers. There are two ways to join: Digital club members pay just $5/month for access to downloadable, printable activities, art prompts, …

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Chickadee Club (December & January)

Calling all children ages 3-8 and their families! You are invited to join the Maine Audubon Chickadee Club, a monthly subscription program for young adventurers. There are two ways to join: Digital club members pay just $5/month for access to downloadable, printable activities, art prompts, …

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