Events and Things to Do
Exploration Station Is In Full Swing
The Exploration Station’s hours are Saturday hours are from 10:00 – 12:00 and Sunday the hours are 1:30 – 3:30. The Exploration Station is open on most school holidays from 10:00 – 12:00.
The March topic is “Hide and Seek.” Many animals and plants are so good at blending in that we cannot see them even when we are looking right at them. Learn how and why plants and animals camouflage themselves. See if you can spot a few.
Hope to see you there.
Join us on Friday, March 20th for “Buzz Bees Buzz.” Learn about the importance of bees. Discover how they pollinate the fruit trees, flowers and plants. Learn about the yummy honey we eat.
Here are a couple of books and websites to learn more about last month’s topic: the plants we eat:
- The Vegetable We Eat by Gail Gibbons
- Eating the Alphabet – Fruits & Vegetables from A to Z by Lois Ehlert
Toddler Exploration Time (TET) is the third Friday of every month September – October and January – May. Beginning Friday, September 19th there will be two sessions of TET. The topic for each is the same but presented at different levels.
Session one is from 10:30 – 11:15 for children ages 18 month – 35 months and session 2 from 12:15 – 1:00 for children 3 – 5 years. Each session is limited to 15 children plus caregivers.
Fun for all!
Look at the Wonderful FOPCON Video
The Parks Foundation produced an excellent video about FOPCON. It is on their website as well as ours. Take a look here:
Bravo to the Parks Foundation!