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Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, camouflages the arm of Courtney Contiguglia, 11, of Westerly, during a class about survival skills based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. The advanced camouflage uses clay, ash, charcoal, and pine needles to show the hiding technique used in the story and used by survivalists.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun
Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including building snares, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. Gabriel did explain that practices snares is illegal. Cameron Rose, 11, of Pawcatuck, used his hand to demonstrate the small animal Twitch-Up snare.   Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including using a Katniss reproduction bow, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. Mac Ritchie, 14, prepares to take a shot.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, shows the more important piece of survival equipment, his knife, to local teens during a class on survival skills based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Emma Contiguglini, 13, Bebe Ritchie, 12, and Courtney Contiguglini, 11, all of Westerly, look as Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, shows local teens a cattail, one of the four most common edible plants, during a class on survival skills based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. The inside of the cattail can be used as a topical analgesic. Westerly teens   Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, shows local teens a cattail, one of the four most common edible plants, during a class on survival skills based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including building a teepee fire structure, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, camouflages the arm of Courtney Contuguglini, 11, of Westerly, during a class about survival skills based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. The advanced camouflage uses clay, ash, charcoal, and pine needles to show the hiding technique used in the story and used by survivalists.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Cameron Rose, 11, of Pawcatuck, uses his hand to demonstrate a squirrel snare as Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs teens about survival skills including building snares, based on the books and movie Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including using a Katniss reproduction bow, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including using a Katniss reproduction bow, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. Cameron Rose, 11, of Pawcatuck takes a shot at a target as Gabriel and the rest of the class, including Katniss, watch.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including using a Katniss reproduction bow, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. Riley Lenihan, 12, of Charlestown, prepares to take a shot.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills, including using a Katniss reproduction bow, based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. Andrew Ackroyd, 12, of Charlestown, prepares to take a shot.  Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun

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Matt Gabriel, of Animal World Experience in Stoughton, instructs local teens about survival skills based on the books and movie Hunger Games at the Westerly Public Library on Monday. Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun



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