Bosque outings for kids


By Camilla Feibelman

The Bosquitos and Kids Climate Campaign are inviting families, friends and especially kids to join us for activities on the last Sunday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m.

Each event will be a unique opportunity to learn about the Rio Grande bosque and the climate and then to take an action. Please mark your calendar:

Sunday, Jan. 26: A visit to the Natural History Museum’s Degrees of Change Exhibit.

Sunday, Feb. 23: A walk in the Bosque and related art project.

Sunday, March 30: A Solar Energy Exploration where kids can link solar panels with toys and more.

Sunday, April 27: A trip to the Bosque to discover the insects and water quality at the river.

Sunday, May 25: A Home Energy Audit that we’ll do together so that kids can try it at home.

Sunday, June 28: Picnic at the Bosque and compost workshop (5-7 p.m. ­— to the avoid the heat) .
For questions, call: Sarita Streng,, (505) 288-8713.