Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Nature Knowledge

Nature Knowledge 2015 

June 29th - August 31st 

11:30am  and  1:00pm

Free with Museum Admission         

See program synopsis below chart.  Programs are subject to change without notice.

 

Week of:

Monday

    Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

June 29  (11:30AM)

      Turtles

         JN

  Humpback

     Planetarium  

       JN

June 29  
(1:00PM)

     Bees

      WHOI

  Humpback

     Planetarium  

         TBD

1:00PM / Hay          x Whales of the World     Snakes / Bats   Horsehoe Crabs          x

July 6  
(11:30AM)

    Gray Whale

     JN

   TBD

        JN

   JN

11:30AM / Hay     Turtles         x        x           x       x

July 6
(1:00PM)

    Gray Whale

    Birds

Snakes / Bats Horseshoe Crabs    Astronomy

July 13 
(11:30AM)

     Turtles

       JN

     TBD

      Humpback   

      JN

July 13 
(1:00PM)

   WHOI

Whales of the World Snakes / Bats

  Humpback

    Astronomy

1:00PM / Hay         x       x          x Horseshoe Crabs          x

July 20
(11:30AM)

    Turtles

      JN

    Gray Whale

      JN

      JN

July 20 
(1:00PM)

   Bees

  Whales of the World

     Gray  Whale  

Horseshoe Crabs

    TBD

1:30PM    Birding          x Cabbage Chemistry          x          x

July 27
(11:30AM)

      Turtles

        JN

  TBD

       JN

     Humpback   

12:30PM     Birding       x TBD         x          x

July 27 
(1:00PM)

    Bees

Whales of the World

  Snakes / Bats

    WHOI

Humpback  

1:00PM / Hay         x         x           x Horseshoe Crabs           x

August 3 (11:30AM)

    Gray Whale

Planetarium     TBD     JN

        JN

August 3 
(1:00PM)

      Gray Whale

     Planetarium

Snakes / Bats

Horseshoe Crabs           x

 August 10 (11:30AM)

   Turtles

      JN

     TBD

Gray Whale

      JN

August 10 
(1:00PM)

  Bees

    Whales of the World

 Snakes / Bats

Gray Whale      TBD

August 17 
(11:30AM)

   Birding

Blood Drive      TBD

      TBD

     TBD

August 17 
(1:00PM)

    Bees 

Blood Drive Snakes / Bats

WHOI

     TBD
1:00PM / Hay      Bees Whales of the World        x Horseshoe Crabs          x

August 24  (11:30AM)

      Birding

Gray Whale TBD Humpback   Gray Whale

August 24 
(1:00PM)

      Bees

Gray Whale

Snakes / Bats Humpback    Gray Whale
1:00PM / Hay         x Whales of the World       x Horseshoe Crabs          x 

August 31 (11:30AM)

        x

         x         x         x

   Gray Whale

August 31 
(1:00PM)

     Bees

Whales of the World

Snakes / Bats

Horseshoe Crabs

Gray Whale

 

Program Synopsis 

This series of 30-60 minute programs of natural history interest are presented by our KidSummer Junior Naturalists (JN), local authors, historians, naturalists and special guest speakers.

"Meet the Humpback": Learn about Humpback Whales from  inside our Inflatable Whale. Reservations Required!

"Turtle Talk": Meet our turtle and terrapin residents, up close and personal!

"Bats": Our good friends, the mosquitoe eaters.

"The Whales of the World": Everything to know about whales on Earth.

"Snakes": What is all the hiss about?

"Walk thru the Gray Whale": Why are they alive and well in the Pacific Ocean  and not the Atlantic Ocean? Meet our new inflatable !!

"Horseshoe Crabs":  The Living Fossils

PLUS Timely Topics from the field…

Archaeology, Astronomy, WHOI Robotics, Birding, and more.