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Animal Engineers-5th-8th grade

Schedule and Location

Monday through Friday,
Thornhill Shelter, Parking Lot 21

  • Section A: July 15 through 19, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Section B: August 12 through August 16, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fees and Registration

$325.00 member
$380.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course Description

From intricate birds nests to astounding beaver dams, animals are engineering all around us.  Take a closer look at the construction techniques used in the animal kingdom and take on wild STEM building challenges.   

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Course Details

  • Notes: Limit 14
  • Recommended audience: children entering 5th-8th grade in fall 2019

Summer Session

July 15-19
Aug 12-16


5th Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade