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Primitive Tools and Toys
Environment / Nature-Community Service
Tuesdays, September 26, 2017 - November 14, 2017 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Mass Audubon: Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center and Wildlife Sanctuary
414 Massasoit Road
Worcester, MA 01604 Google Maps - MapQuest
How did early Native American make their tools for survival? And what did their children play with? During this 8-week series, children will make some primitive tools and toys and test out their goods first hand. Learn how to make a stone hammer and a pump drill. Make cordage from natural fibers to use in the toolmaking process. Create a stick and ring game, bullroarer and learn some solo string games. All materials included. For ages 8 14 years. For more information and to register, call 508.753.6087.