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Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center

Education & Field Trips

Education at Oxbow Meadows


Field Trips to Oxbow Meadows

Looking for an educational experience unlike anything else in the Chattahoochee Valley? The helpful and knowledgeable staff of Oxbow Meadows will provide your students with a unique, hands-on learning experience to enhance curriculum and state standards. Our field trips are correlated to Georgia Performance Standards and Alabama Courses of Study.

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Reptiles on the Road

(Off-site Programs)

Oxbow Meadows will bring the reptiles to YOU! We design portable programs (and REPTILES!) to meet the needs of school groups, corporate groups, private functions, festivals, and any other get togethers you can dream up!

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Discovery Boxes

Enhance your classroom with a Discovery Box!  Oxbow Meadow's Discovery Boxes are a great resource for your classroom for science, reading, and other interdisciplinary topics.  Teachers are welcome to share the box with other classrooms.

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Oxbow's Homeschool Academy

Oxbow's Homeschool Academy offers hands-on science and environmental activities to enhance learning inside AND outside! Programs are perfect for all students PreK - 12th grade.

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Bird Art Contest

Oxbow Meadows and the Columbus Audubon Society are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Bird Art Contest.

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S.T.A.T.E. University

Columbus Water Works, Oxbow Meadows, the Chattahoochee RiverWarden, and Keep Columbus Beautiful have developed a water awareness program aimed at students in grades 6th through 12th.  

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