Field trips can enhance learning, increase interest and help to solidify concepts. Besides all that, they're fun! Join HOME at various locations throughout the year for some real-world learning experiences!
If you need some financial assistance in order to participate in a HOME field trip, please feel free to apply for a scholarship. HOME has a limited amount of funds available for this purpose thanks to some generous donations! Contribute to this fund to support homeschool families in need!
Come see Mr. Drew and His Animals Too at his new location in Lewiston. The new 10k square foot education center is located in the Lewiston Mall.
Where: Mr. Drew and His Animals Too, 20 East Avenue, Lewiston, Maine
When: Thursday, October 26, 2023
Cost: $11 per person
Deadline to Register: October 19, 2023
See , Touch and Learn about 200 exotic reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates from around the world. Go in the walk-in tortoise pens and feed over 30 tortoises, dig in the PrisSonny mine for Fossils, crystals, minerals and arrowheads, then pick three of your favorite pieces to take home. Free popcorn for everyone and so much more! Everything is Handicap accessible and all on one floor.
Accompanying HOME Unit Study: Learn how to integrate nature study and journaling across the curriculum with HOME's Nature Study and Journaling unit study.
* HOME Event Refund Policy - Registration fees may be refunded up to the registration deadline for any HOME field trip. No refunds will be made after the registration deadline. In the event that you must cancel, please consider making your fee a donation to HOME rather than requesting a refund! If an event must be canceled or rescheduled for any reason, HOME will notify participants. Refunds will then be considered on a case by case basis, depending on whether or not the event is rescheduled.
Maine offers endless opportunities for field trips. Be sure to join the HOME Field Trip Forum on Facebook as a resource for ideas, news and updates on what's happening around our state.
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