Vacation Week Flyby: Furry, Fat, and Feathered Friends

Learn about the birds that stay in New England for Winter, and what they do to survive at Mass Audubon's Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary! Photo: ©Bill O'Connor

Our school vacation programs offer a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities while we keep minds active and hands busy during school break with free-flow learning for the whole family. Each session offers a different theme, with scheduled family presentations and something to engage hearts and minds for all ages and interests.

For ages 7 and up, there are STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) activity stations featuring experiments, challenges, data sheets, maps, and charts. For ages 2 to 6, there are stories, crafts, table top games, coloring pages, and science activities. Family presentations will be offered at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm. Fly by for an hour or stay all day for a vacation activity that suits your family schedule.

  • Registration not required.
  • Suitable for children ages 2 - 12 yrs
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Themes are subject to change.
  • Please dress for the weather since some activities may take place outdoors.

Check out our other vacation week Fly-by: Vacation Family Treks & Trails: Hawks, Owls & Eagles

Monday, December 29, 2015 10am - 3pm
Adults: Free
Member Children: $5
Non-Member Children: $8