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June 27, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bever Park Duck Pond Pavilion
2700 Bever Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Baby snapping turtle held in hand
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Thursday, June 27, 2019

What makes a turtle different from a duck? Explore the group of animals called vertebrates, comparing birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and fish. Learn about the categories of creatures using live animals and many hands-on examples. The fun is located in the pavilion near the duck pen. Cosponsored by Cedar Rapids Park and Recreation Department, Iowa DNR and Linn County Conservation. Bring a sack lunch not needing refrigeration and a bottle of water. Dress to wade in the stream. Ages 8-11. Cost $13. Register here: