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October 23, 2018, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Training Room
October 23, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whiton Room
This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
October 23, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
October 23, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
October 23, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Activity Room
Wiggle, rhyme, read, and sing in this active Storytime! Simple stories and music introduce the sounds and rhythms of language and play to your little learner. This drop-in program is perfect for children 14 months to 3 years and their caregivers. Following the program, families are invited to socialize and play with library’s collection of toys.
October 23, 2018, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Activity Room
Learn all about what it's like to be a marine mammal trainer and how you can get involved in that field today!
Kim Cummings, from the New England Aquarium, has worked as a marine mammal trainer for over 15 years! In her presentation she will discuss her background, the reasons for animal training, the methods of training, and a day in the life of a trainer.
She will also touch on other careers associated with animal training like education, research, and conservation, and share resources to learn more about the animal care field, and ideas for how teens can get involved at the aquarium, as well as the first steps to take to become an animal trainer.