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Event Name: Fall Homeschool Day - Trees!
Event Date(s): 09/17/2019
Event Location: Hershey Gardens
Event Time(s): 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Admission: $8.00 per student; $9.00 per adult
Event Details: Fall Homeschool Day at Hershey Gardens is all about trees. Homeschoolers will learn about one of nature's most beautiful specimens. Please note, families should arrive no later than 10:30 a.m. to ensure sufficient time for all activities. 

Pre-registration and ticket purchase is required by noon on Monday, September 16. Program will be held rain or shine.

Schedule of Activities
Learning Stations - 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  
Engage in a variety of activities, including games and a craft table. Suitable for all grades.

Arboretum Scavenger Hunt  - 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 
Explore the Arboretum with a kid-friendly scavenger hunt. Suitable for all grades.

How Old Am I? - 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 12 p.m.  
Estimate the age of trees using your math skills. Cutting not necessary! Suitable for upper elementary and middle school grades.

Tree Identification Presentation - 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. 
Learn some basic approaches to identifying trees with Horticulturalist Specialist Alyssa Hagarman.  Suitable for all ages. 

Whooooo Are the Owls? By ZooAmerica - 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.   
Learn about owls and their interesting adaptations.  Suitable for all ages.

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Phone: 717-508-5968