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Spring Break Mini-Camp at the Heard: Family Birding 101

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

Each mini-camp explores a different topic and includes indoor activities and time outside exploring our 289 acre sanctuary. Preregistration required. Participants should dress for the weather and wear closed-toe shoes suitable for walking on uneven gravel

  • Time: 9:30 A.M.—12 P.M.
  • Tuition per mini-camp: $18/member*; $22/non-member
  • Kindergarten and up (children may attend with or without an adult) 
  • Bring your family and get started on one of the world’s most popular hobbies. This mini-camp will help you learn about where and what to look for to identify birds, how to use identification guide books, and give you a quick start on using binoculars. Then, try out your new skills on a bird walk through our sanctuary.

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  • $18-$22

1 Nature Place · McKinney, TX 75069