Meet the Turtles: Get up-close and personal with live yellow-bellied slider turtles! Use scientific observation skills while exploring real turtle artifacts such as shells and skulls. Learn all about the anatomy and biology of various turtles and tortoises from the land and sea before meeting a live turtle.
Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Children's Museum & Theater of Maine
Recommended Age/Grade Range: Elementary through High School
Cost: $10.00 per person (includes 1/ 2 hour program and 90 minutes free exploration). Space is limited. Please pre-register below, no later than February 6.
Parking: Discounted parking is available at the Spring Street Garage, an indoor municipal parking garage accessible via Free Street located one block past the Museum & Theatre. There are entrances on both Free Street and Spring Street. Be sure to bring your ticket in for us to stamp to receive the discount.
Metered parking is available in two hour increments on Free Street and on many streets in the surrounding area. Meters are $1.50 per hour and take nickels, dimes and quarters. (Several Free Street spaces use a Multi-Space Pay Station, which also accepts bills and credit and debit cards.)
Please pre-register by completing either the online or mail-in Event Registration Form below.
Make your payment using the Donate button in the margin to the right. (Pre-registration helps to ensure that enough staff members are available for the number of participants. Thank you for your assistance!)
* 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.
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