Week Five: 
Ecology, July 22 – 26

Ecology Adventures: Ages 5-7
Ecology Explorers: Ages 8 – 11 


Learn how all life on earth is interconnected and interdependent. Become entangled in a creek food web. Play the photosynthesis game and learn how plants produce food using the energy of the sun. Make and enjoy plant part tacos. Learn about the anatomy and physiology of flowers. Discover the important pollinator role of bees and other insects. Enjoy an exciting Nature Treasure Hunt and explore creek, lake and pond habitats. Create a unique nature sculpture in the Nature Zone at Blake Gardens. Become an Environmentalist by practicing the Five Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot and Refuse. Learn to take care of nature by practicing Leave No Trace ethics.

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations: 

DayDateDrop-off LocationPick-up Location
MondayJuly 22Orchard Picnic AreaOrchard Picnic Area
TuesdayJuly 23Codornices ParkCodornices Park
WednesdayJuly 24Blake Gardens, KensingtonBlake Gardens, Kensington
ThursdayJuly 25Environmental Education Center Parking LotEnvironmental Education Center Parking Lot
FridayJuly 26Lake AnzaLake Anza