Webcast: November 14, 2013
Satellite Feed: November 20, 2013
Audience: Students in Grades 1-4
Books by Julia Heckathorn are a child’s window into the natural world. The Search for the Hidden Clover series prompts children to read, engage, and think about exotic animals and environmental wonders.
According to the author: "Hidden Clover teaches children about the amazing natural world through engaging children's books and interaction with exotic animals."
During the webcast, Ms. Heckathorn discusses her travels and conservation efforts, particularly the work she and her husband have done to save the pygmy sloth. Program highlights include a visit to her home to see Noche, the anteater; Boomeroo, the kangaroo; Larry, the cat; and the sugar gliders.