April Virtual Field Trips

Wednesday, April 14th & 21st
4:00 PM
Online via Zoom

Join the Ashokan Center for live lessons in environmental science for ages 8-12, from home!

April 14th – Maple Sugaring – Register here
What makes the sugar maple tree so special? Did Indigenous people eat pancakes? Learn the history of maple sugaring in NY State from pre-Colonial era to today’s modern methods, explore the fascinating science of sap & syrup, and examine potential climate change effects on the horizon.

Meeting link information will be sent by Monday, April 12th.

April 21st – Climate Science, Part 1 – Register here
What are the scientific indicators of Earth’s changing climate over time and how are young people and adults studying its causes and effects? Learn and investigate with biologist Hailey Luedtke and discover what you can do to make a positive difference.

Meeting link information will be sent by Monday, April 19th.