WATCH: ‘Maple’ the Woodchuck Gets Workout in at EcoTarium

by | Mar 31, 2020 | Entertainment, Arts, Headlines

WORCESTER – Do you feel like you’ve put on a few extra pounds while staying home and snacking?

Well, look no further than a woodchuck for your inspiration to shed that unwanted weight this spring. The EcoTarium’s woodchuck, “Maple,” did some stair climbing exercises while exploring the museum with her keepers.

Watch Video Below: Maple the Woodchuck Climbing Stairs at the EcoTarium

The EcoTarium is located at 222 Harrington Way in Worcester. The museum is currently closed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

If you would like to help the EcoTarium, please consider donating today to the EcoTarium COVID-19 Emergency & Recovery Fund.

Click here to donate.

Check out Maple climb the museum’s stairs here:


Photo Credit: “Maple” the Woodchuck at the EcoTarium/Facebook

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