Kids will discover creative ways to build animal habitats and the specific needs of individual animals. They'll also meet live animals as they build miniature habitats. For ages 4-8. Presented by the Saint Louis Zoo. Free.
Habitat Engineering will be held at the following branches of the St. Louis County Library. Registration is required.
Saturday, August 3 at 2 p.m. at the Oak Bend Branch
Tuesday, August 6 at 2 p.m at the Lewis & Clark Branch
Friday, August 16 at 10 a.m. at the Meramec Valley Branch
Wednesday, August 28 at 4:30 p.m. at Headquarters Branch
Wednesday, September 4 at 4:30 p.m. at the Florissant Valley Branch
More information: slcl.org
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