The Oakes Museum Summer Day Camps: Herpetology
The Oakes Museum at Messiah College presents Summer Day Camps for students entering 8th-12th grades, led by qualified museum staff along with college professors and professionals. On June 10-12, gain an understanding of the reptiles and amphibians of Central PA. Learn collection techniques, analyze the diet of a salamander, and use telemetry to track turtles. On the last day, students will meet at Stony Valley (State Game Lands- 211, near Dauphin) for a day of herping in the field! Transportation to Stony Valley is not provided by the museum. For registration and pricing, please follow the link to our website.