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Amazing Avian Adaptations (in 2 parts) Workshop & Walking Tour Sessions

Thursday, September 8, 2016 @ 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Bird_Biology-Amazon_Parrot_tail_featherOASIS at the Center of Clayton, 50 Gay Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105 United States
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Registration for both sessions is required. Free to the first 5 registrants. COST is $22 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Junior Academy Members, middle and high school students welcome. Register below!

Featured Speaker: Jim Jordan, Environmental Educator/Interpreter; Director of Programs, AIM High St. Louis

From the dainty bill of a wood warbler to the long neck and legs of the herons, bird adaptations enthrall and delight and leave you shaking your head in amazementBird_Biology-Amazon_Parrot_tail_feather2.  This two-session program introduces you to the reasons why birds fly, how they communicate and express themselves, and the anatomy and physiology behind their senses and lifestyles.  The first evening is a classroom presentation and lab followed by a Saturday morning Zoo bird walking tour (one mile over rolling paved paths).

Session One:  Thursday, Sept 8, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. @ the Center of Clayton
50 Gay Avenue,
St. Louis, MO 63105  + Google Map

Session Two:  Saturday, Sept 10, 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. @ the Saint Louis Zoo
1 Government Drive,
St. Louis, MO, 63110  + Google Map

Amazing Avian Adaptations is an On Science Series partnership of The Academy of Science – St. Louis and OASIS St. Louis.

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Date:
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Time:
6:30 PM-8:00 PM
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OASIS at the Center of Clayton
50 Gay Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105 United States
+ Google Map