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We’ve moved again!

As of today, 12-5-14, Dirt Time at Dahlem has a new address: The adventure continues!  Hope to see you there!   Advertisements

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Change of Address

Due to difficulties with WordPress, we are moving our blog over to Blogspot.  You can now read Dirt Time at Dahlem at  See you there!

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Hunger Games III

August 8 & 9 found us hosting our third Hunger Games here at Dahlem.  As usual, Friday is the day we spend training the participants in a variety of outdoor skills, which they must demonstrate with a certain level of … Continue reading

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Botanical Foray

We had a mystery flower out in the fen, so we had to go out and try to identify it, right?  It was cloudy and looked like it could threaten rain at any moment, but regardless, we piled into the … Continue reading

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Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day is April 22, officially.  When that falls on a weekend, it is great, but when it doesn’t, we make do with the next best thing, and this year that was April 26. Every year Dahlem joins other Jackson … Continue reading

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Aquatic Studies Class

Fifth through eighth graders came out today from a local school to do some aquatic studies.  After an indoor crash course in macroinvertebrates and water quality assessment, we divided the group in half and half went to the stream first, … Continue reading

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Summer Campers Build Shelter

It was hot, it was humid, but that didn’t stop our campers from going out and having fun today. This is Outdoor Skills Week at Camp, and today the third graders learned how to build a debris shelter. And here’s … Continue reading

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