AMBOY – The Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center will be presenting several public programs this summer and fall. The first of these, Stream Safari, will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 28. Participants will learn that the freshwater community is diverse in animals and plants. Program participants will explore the stream to learn about these animals and plants. Pants and shoes will get wet and muddy. Pre-registration is required. Visit https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/StreamSafariAmboy4-HEEC_235 to register or scan the QR code with a phone. If people need help or more information, contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County at 315-963-7286.
These programs are designed for families; however, individuals can attend. Pre-registration for all programs is required. Fully vaccinated individuals are not required to wear a mask per New York State’s implementation of recent CDC guidelines. However, vaccinated people can choose to wear masks (or other acceptable face coverings) and maintain social distancing at their own discretion. Unvaccinated persons are required to wear a mask (or other acceptable face covering) indoors and when six feet of social distancing is not possible outdoors, in accordance with the implementation by the State of New York of recent CDC guidelines. Participants should always sign the Cornell Cooperative Extension Risk Assumption and Liability Release prior to participating in the program.
There is a charge of $ 4 per person with a family rate of $ 12. Children under three are free.
The Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center is located at 748 State Route 183 in eastern Oswego County between routes 13 and 69 near Williamstown. For more information on the facility and its programming, call the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County 4-H Office Monday through Friday at 315-963-7286. To learn more about the programming of the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center, find them on Facebook at http://tiny.cc/AmboyOnFB, and check out the website at thatscooperativeextension.org/amboy-4-h- environmental-education-center. Contact the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County office if people have special needs.