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Program name: Wildlife Education by Bernie
Program category: Nature- Animals
Program length: 1 hour
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: up to 100
Program description: Live animal presentation with three species of your choice. Information is given on the life of each animal including interesting tidbits. Live Animals: Canada Lynx, European Polecat, African Hedgehog, South American Chinchilla, Ring-necked Dove and Yellow-naped Amazon Parrot(talks). Interactive Educational Games - Who's That Tail? Wild Faces, and Track Match. More Animal Science and fun facts using three or more animal artifacts including skulls, furs, hides, claws, antlers, horns, eggs or feathers and/or focusing on a program theme of your choice. Program Themes: Adirondack Animals, Animal Stories, Animals Around the Globe, Antlers & Horns, Aquatic Animals, Burrowing Animals-The Diggers, Claws & Paws, Eggs & Feathers, Endangered & Threatened Species, Gone to the Dogs, Horns of Plenty, Night Animals, North American Species, Marsupials & Down Under, Odd & Unusual, Out of Africa, Predator & Prey, Reptiles, Rodents & Lagomorphs, and Wiley Weasels. Questions & Answer Session Touch & Explore is where you get to feel & examine the animal artifacts up close and possibly touch the presented live animals under supervision depending on the animal. I can tailor my program to fit your audience and/or timing needs. Please visit my website for photos & information.
Space/special requirements: At least two long tables for artifacts and animals.
Travel restrictions: none
Program fee: $201- $350
Is this fee negotiable? No
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.50
Notes about the fee: If the venue is within 50 miles from my residence, the mileage cost is $25. If over 50 miles, the cost is $.50 per mile (roundtrip).
Other notes: I try to make my program as affordable as possible in spite of increased permit & vet fees. The increase in automobile maintenance & gas has necessitated the mileage fee.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Capital District
North Country
Program last updated: 08/18/2019
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Stage name: Wildlife Education by Bernie
Performer name: Bernadette Hoffman
Phone: 518-692-3129
Mailing address: 3395 State Route 29
Salem, NY 12865
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Town of Johnsburg Library, Schoharie Library, Town of Queensbury P&R, Saratoga Springs Library, Town of Summit Recreation
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Performer information last updated: 08/18/2019


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