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Rhode Island Activities Children's Spring Vacation Week

Rhode Island Activities Children's Spring Vacation Week

It is the children's spring vacation week in Rhode Island this week and spring is in the air and in the local activities Ducks and RI nature trailsaround RI.  Looking for fun things to do outside with your kids this vacation week?  Well there are many nature outside activities occurring in North Kingstown to Bristol, RI.  From RI nature quests to harbor seal walks at Rome Point there is plenty to enjoy the great weather in RI real estate now.

Registration is noted for most events and some with fees, please see the information below and contact web sites for more information on the RI activity at hand.

Harbor Seal Walk at Rome Point

Harbor seals are the most common marine mammal in Rhode Island waters. These winter visitors to Narragansett Bay have become more abundant in recent years, and are easily viewed at several locations. Join an Audubon naturalist for a visit to the largest seal haul-out site in the state, off of Rome Point (off of Boston Neck Road). The walk is timed with low tide, and we could see a hundred seals or more. Its about a one-mile hike each way between the parking lot and the end of Rome Point. Good walking shoes, warm clothes, and binoculars or spotting scopes will be helpful. Town/City (RI): North Kingstown.
 Organized by: Audubon Society of RI. Group Homepage: www.asri.orgIntended Audience: General, Adults, Children, Families, Teens. ASRI Age Range: 8+. Member Fee: $8/member. Non-Member Fee: $12/non-member. More Info: Registration is required for all programs unless noted. Email programs@asri.org or call (401) 949-5454 x 0. Course Number: 134333-240. Calendar By: www.whatgrowsonri.com.Saturday, April 13, 2013, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. John H. Chafee National Wildlife Refuge, North Kingstown, RI.

Fairy Garden Day!

Join us for a Magical journey in the warmth of the Botanical Center for a day of fairies and fun! Kids Crafts: Make your own fairy garden. Storytelling and Scavenger Hunt. With fairy gardens displayed throughout the Botanical Center. Gardens will also be on display in the Botanical Center from Tuesday, April 15th - Thursday, April 18th. ~ Come dressed as Fairy Folk ~ Event is included in General Admission Adults : $3.00 Children 6 - 12 : $1.00 Children under 6 : Free.
 
 Town/City (RI): Providence. Categories: Gardens, Plants. Organized by: The City of Providence, Parks Departments & URI Outreach Center. Group Homepage: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Roger-Williams-Park-Botanical-Center/111172618948281.Contact: RWP Botanical Center. Contact email: rwbotanicalcenter@gmail.com. Intended Audience: General, Adults, Children, Families, Teens, Visitors/Tourists. Cost: Included in General Admission. Calendar By: http://www.whatgrowsonri.com. Sunday, April 14, 2013, 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM. Roger Williams Park Botanical Center 1000 Elmwood Avenue Providence, RI 02905. 

Spring Family Sensory Walk

Town/City (RI): Bristol. Categories: Gardens, Nature ~ Outdoors. Organized by: Blithewold. Group Homepage: www.blithewold.org. Contact: Allan Millora. Contact email: amillora@blithewold.org. Intended Audience: General. Cost: $8 for members, $12 for non-members, $5 for children. Calendar By: http://www.whatgrowsonri.com. Sunday, April 14, 2013, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, 101 Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809. For more info visit www.blithewold.org.

Seaside Adventure (Earth Week Program)

Comb the shore in search of crabs, snails, sea stars, fish and even worms. Bring along some water shoes and wear clothes that can get wet. Town/City (RI): Bristol. Categories: Nature ~ Outdoors, Water. Organized by: Audubon Society of RI.Group Homepage: www.asri.org. Intended Audience: General, Adults, Children, Families, Teens. ASRI Age Range: All ages. Member Fee: Free. Non-Member Fee: Free. More Info: Registration is required for all programs unless noted. Email programs@asri.org or call (401) 949-5454 x 0. Course Number: 164333-5002. Calendar By: www.whatgrowsonri.com.Sunday, April 14, 2013, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Audubon Environmental Education Center, 1401 Hope Street, Bristol, RI.

Nature Quests April School Vacation Week

Are you a Nature Explorer? Join us in a week-long voyage to discover and test your nature skills. Nature Quests will take place each day at 11:00 a.m. Please see the schedule below. Special programs and activities are available each day and are free with admission.  Nature crafts will be held from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm each day, as well as nature story readings at 10:00 a.m. and 2:30 pm. Animal interviews will be held at 1:30 pm.
 
Nature Quests: Monday, April 15: Outdoor Survival: Could you survive outside in nature? How do animals do it?  Tuesday, April 16: Mapping and Orienteering:All good nature adventurers have a trusty compass to guide their way. Discover the world of orienteering! Engage in fun and exciting games as you learn how to use a compass and read a map. Then use… Town/City (RI): Bristol. Categories: Creatures, Nature ~ Outdoors. Organized by: Audubon Society of RI. Group Homepage: www.asri.org. Intended Audience: Children, Families. ASRI Age Range: 3+.Members Fee: Free with Admission. Non-Member Fee: Free with Admission. More Info: Registration is required for all programs unless noted. Email programs@asri.org or call (401) 949-5454 x 0. Calendar By: www.whatgrowsonri.com.Monday, April 15, 2013, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Audubon Environmental Education Center, 1401 Hope Street, Bristol, RI.
 
So lots to do this spring vacation week with children...enjoy the week!
 
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