Raptors of the Rockies concentrates on the birds of prey found in the Rocky Mountain region, paying special attention to those birds found in Colorado. We explore the tools and adaptations that different raptors use to be successful in the wild. The program features live birds – a hawk, an owl, and a falcon – all species that are found here in Colorado.
Take an eye opening and fascinating journey exploring the mysterious lives of the various species of owls found here in Colorado, from the very small to the quite large. Learn which owls make Colorado their permanent home and about those that are part time visitors. Live owls are presented during the program.
Tinkering with MindSpark-
Students will become a tinkerer, inventor, creator, maker, dreamer, scientist, or engineer. In this program we will learn about and explore circuits, and create our own light!
Exploring the conductive world with MindSpark-
Learn about the world of circuitry using conductive tape in this hands-on class! Students will apply knowledge of basic skills and vocabulary to make an LED light up on their own project, and explain how circuits work in the world they experience everyday.