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ART + SCIENCE Winter Vacation Workshops with Cornell Cooperative Extension

ART + SCIENCE – Winter Vacation Workshops with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Marine Program

Tuesday to Friday, February 21-24 | 11:30AM to 12:30PM | Ages 3-7* | FREE (Registration separate for each session)

*Children must be accompanied by an adult; This is not a drop-off program.
All materials will be provided.

Join art instructor Carolyn Munaco and Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Marine Educator Rachel Neville for four unique sessions where art will meet science.

Wednesday 2/22 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
“Shorebirds of Long Island”
Shorebird Identification, egg demonstration, and puppet-making
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Join us for a lesson on shorebirds found on Long Island. We will begin with learning
about some commonly seen species, followed by a lesson on egg camouflage.
Following this we will create unique shorebird puppets.

Thursday 2/23 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
“The Salt Marsh”
Animal ID cards, mural game, field ID book
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During this program students will learn about local species that live in our marshes.
Following this they will take part in an interactive activity requiring the students to place
each species in the proper habitat on our coastal landscape mural.
We will also create our own field ID books which students can use to identify local marsh species.

Friday 2/24 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
“Bivalves in our Bays”
Shell sorting, touch tank, photo craft
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Examine and explore live shellfish and learn how to identify their differences.
Help sort shells of these species into the correct bins that represent their habitats.
Finally, students will have an opportunity to pose for a photo holding their favorite
bivalve and create a special frame to take it home in.

Venue

Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Website:
http://www.southamptonartscenter.org

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Feb

11:30 am

Southampton Arts Center

Cost: Free


A Sense of Place

Friday Feb 24 - Sunday Apr 09

Artists: Philippe Cheng, Louise Eastman and Janis Stemmermann, Christopher French, Saskia Friedrich, Mary Heilmann, Toni Ross, Bastienne Schmidt, Michelle Stuart, Edwina von Gal & Perfect Earth Project, and Almond Zigmund.

Workshop: UpSculpting with Cindy Pease Roe

05:30 pm, Thursday Mar 30

Join us for a community workshop: Upcycle marine debris with artist Cindy Pease Roe and create your own whale!

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