Creature Feature

What is Creature Feature?

River Bend will bring 5-7 live animals and tell you all about them! From reptiles to arachnids, we will discuss the animal’s behavior, habitat, anatomy, and importance in the world around us.*
Bring Creature Feature to a classroom near you! Parents can purchase this awesome educational program for their children’s classroom. Submit your Creature Feature Reservation Request by filling out the form below.


FAQs

What ages is Creature Feature geared towards?

Creature Feature can be modified for any age group.

How much does it cost?

  • $100 for up to 25 students
  • $200 for large groups, up to 80 students
Schools 25 miles outside the city limits will be assessed travel cost.

What do we need to provide for the program?

The only thing we need is a space in which to present.

Do you travel outside of Wichita Falls?

Creature Feature may be given to any school within a 25-mile radius of Wichita Falls, if outside this radius please call 940-767-0843 for more information.

How long is the presentation?

Creature Feature lasts about 45 minutes, it’s followed by a question and answer session.


CREATURE FEATURE RESERVATION REQUEST

  • Please fill out the form below. A confirmation email will be sent to you noting the time and date of your reservation based on your choices below and current availability. Keep in mind your reservation will not be confirmed until you get a confirmation email. For more information contact us at 940-767-0843 or email info@riverbendnaturecenter.org.
  • Write N/A if the Creature Feature is not taking place in your classroom.
  • Please select your first, second, and third choice for your field trip. Dates and times will be filled on a first come first served basis.
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  • Earliest program time available is 9:30 am.
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  • The fee is $100.00 per presentation of 25 students or less, $200 for up to 80 students within a 25-mile radius of Wichita Falls. Travel costs will be charged for presentations outside this radius. Payment is due at the time of the presentation unless other pre-approved arrangements have been made.
  • Each presentation is approximately 1 (one) hour in length.
  • Each presentation will need a desk or table area and floor space.
  • The RBNC instructor & aide will arrive with materials 15-30 minutes prior to the requested time to prepare for the presentation.
  • Teachers must remain in the room during the presentation.
  • CORONAVIRUS / COVID-19 WARNING & DISCLAIMER Coronavirus, COVID-19 is an extremely contagious virus that spreads easily through person-to-person contact. Federal and state authorities recommend social distancing as a means to prevent the spread of the virus. COVID-19 can lead to severe illness, personal injury, permanent disability, and death. Participating in River Bend Nature Center Educational Programs or accessing River Bend Nature Center facilities could increase the risk of contracting COVID-19. River Bend Nature Center in no way warrants that COVID-19 infection will not occur through participation River Bend Nature Center Educational Programs or accessing River Bend Nature Center facilities.
  • We are looking forward to our visit with you. Please communicate the above information to any other teachers/leaders involved in this program.
  • Please communicate the above information to any other teachers or chaperones that will be accompanying your group.
  • If you have any questions, please call Leslie Fernandes 767-0843. By signing below you agree to follow the above procedures.
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Want to know about other programs we offer click here to download out education brochure or give us a call 940-767-0843