Bugs & Slugs

Everyone knows slugs leave a slimy trail, but did you know they use the chemicals in it to find their way home? Children will flip over rocks and dig in the dirt as they search for bugs and slugs …

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Everyone knows slugs leave a slimy trail, but did you know they use the chemicals in it to find their way home? Children will flip over rocks and dig in the dirt as they search for bugs and slugs then examine the creatures up close and learn more about their habits and habitats. The class is best suited for children 6 to 12 years old. Fee is $5 per student. Adults are free and encouraged to attend Meet at 21 Hazard Road (quarry meadow entrance). Rain date is the following Monday. Register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5V5DSG9 or call (401) 619-3377 to for more information.