Inspired by Nature Program for Children
Summer 2018

June 25th – June 29th, 2018
9am -1pm

Looking for a fun, educational program for your children for during the summer?

We invite your child to engage their curiosity as the Cape Conservatory, Falmouth Art Center, Falmouth Museums on the Green, Falmouth Public Schools, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, Woods Hole Sea Grant, and Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries, Inc. partner to explore science, technology, art, music, and history.

Program Details

For children ages 9-12.

Register early! Enrollment is limited to 29 students.

$175 per student.

For more information, call (508) 540-0611 or email mgeorge@capeconservatory.org

Register Now through Cape Conservatory

A fun, hands-on adventure with some of the Cape’s most fascinating organizations!
Students will spend a day with each of the host organizations, exploring the important concept of PROGRESSION and how it influences science, technology, art, music, history – every part of our daily existence.

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2018 Schedule

Monday: Bourne Farm
Bourne Farm is a 1775 historic farm with over 50 acres of natural woodlands, trails, fields and a pond. Students will explore how a seed progresses into a plant, how an egg progresses into a bird, and how nature is constantly changing around us. They will get their hands dirty and their feet wet as they discover the progress of nature in the early summer.

Tuesday: Falmouth Art Center
Students will explore artists who work in progression, designing a series based on their personal interests. Participants will also begin a collaborative piece that we will display at the art center, which will encourage viewer participation as it evolves to completion.

Wednesday: Falmouth Historical Society and Museums on the Green
Students will examine the progress, development, and evolution of the town of Falmouth; its history, businesses, and people that helped grow and shape the town to make it emerge. We will start at its inception in 1688 (and even earlier!), and journey through the present day.

Thursday: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (WHOI) Exhibit Center
Focusing on the progression of oceanographic sampling and the dynamic marine environment over time, students will take part in fun hands-on activities held at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (WHOI) Exhibit Center.

Friday: Cape Conservatory
Students will explore the progression of music, starting with the songs of our most ancient ancestors and progressing through the rock and pop music we enjoy today. Participants will work together to compose their very own original piece of music!

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Guided by teachers and local experts, your child will embark on a five-day hands-on adventure!

Participating faculty:
Corine Adams, Jeanne Stewart, Danielle Velesig, Cathy Henrich, Susan Jensen, Lindsey Sherman, Dr. Sofie Van Parijs, and Grace Simpkins

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, disability, religion, national origin, or sexual orientation.