UW Continuing Ed to host Animal Exploration Day
For Hub City Times
MARSHFIELD – UW-Stevens Point at Marshfield Continuing Education is offering a Youth Animal Exploration Day for grades three to six on Oct. 15, a scheduled Marshfield School District day off.
The program will run 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. and will feature a wide variety of guests and special animal visitors. Learn fascinating facts about various animals— where they live, what they eat, and the biology behind their behaviors; find out what to do if you encounter a stray animal and discover various careers dealing with animals.
Guest speakers include the Marshfield Area Pet Shelter, Marshfield Police Department, Raptor Education Group, UW-Stevens Point reptile and amphibian society, and Natural History Museum Manager, and Biology Professor Laura Lee.
Pre-registration is required by Oct. 10. For more information or to register, visit marshfield.uwc.edu/ce or call the Continuing Education Office at 715-389-6520.