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July 15 @ 8:30 am - July 19 @ 3:15 pm

Creatures from the Balch Lagoon *FULL*

Join us for a week of discovery with a team of budding scientists! With nets and buckets in hand, we will discover the mysterious critters that call Balch Creek their home! We will look for fresh animal tracks that racoons and minks leave behind as they hunt for prey and search for signs of amphibians, crawdads, dragonfly nymphs and more! Throughout the week you’ll learn about the importance of Balch Creek and the nearby pond and what you can do to help all the creatures that call Balch Creek their home!

Week-long Camp — Forest Friends Track: July 15-19, 8:30/8:45 a.m. – 3:00/3:15 p.m.
Grades: 1-2
Drop off Location:
Grades 1-2 meet in front of the Conservation House in the gravel lot, 5151 NW Cornell Rd.
Type of Camp: In the Sanctuary day camps combine art, science experiments and games with explorations of our beautiful, 172-acre Nature Sanctuary and neighboring Forest Park.



July 15 @ 8:30 am
July 19 @ 3:15 pm
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Bird Alliance of Oregon
5151 NW Cornell Road
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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Tara Lemezis