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NATURE EDUCATION PART TWO 72 REGISTER ONLINE: Eco-Explorers (age 7–10) Do you have cherished memories of exploring the woods near your childhood home? Give your child the same opportunity in a safe environment brimming with opportunities for discovery. Staff-led explorations offer your child the chance to make their own memories, while increasing knowledge about local plants and animals. Fees: $12(R) $16(N) (1 class) EXPLORATION: MAMMALS 101387 Sun Jan 22 2–4 p.m. EXPLORATION: SALAMANDERS 101388 Sat Feb 18 1–3 p.m. EXPLORATION: FOSSILS 101389 Sat Mar 11 2–4 p.m. EXPLORATION: REPTILES 101390 Sun Apr 9 2–4 p.m. EXPLORATION: STREAM LIFE 101391 Sat May 6 2–4 p.m. Night Out in Nature (age 8–12) Kids are dropped off to spend an evening out in nature making memories and new friends. Our adventures will encourage the understanding and appreciation of the natural world at night. This old fashioned camp-style program includes nature activities and crafts, as well as night hikes and campfi re snacks around the fi re pit. Each program has a different nature topic. Fees: $18(R) $23(N) (1 class) 101376 Fri Feb 10 6–9 p.m. 101377 Fri Mar 31 6–9 p.m. 101378 Fri Apr 21 6–9 p.m. 101379 Fri May 12 6–9 p.m. Weekday Preschool Nature Nature Fun (age 4–5) Children will develop their awareness of the environment around them as they dive into the world of nature through outdoor explorations, games, stories, and crafts in a safe and nurturing environment. Who knew learning could be so much fun? Children are dropped off for this program. Fees: $24(R) $32(N) (2 classes) WILDLIFE UNDERCOVER Use your nature detective skills to search for wildlife. 100873 Tue, Wed Feb 21, 22 1–3 p.m. FROGS AND POLLYWOGS Explore wet and wild places seeking frogs, salamanders, and more! 100874 Tue, Thu Apr 11, 13 1–3 p.m. Youth Nature Curiosity Club (age 5–8) Children will embrace science and nature at the Stevens Nature Center while developing skills and knowledge to satisfy their curiosity about the natural world around them. In these introductory nature programs, they will learn about nature through hands-on explorations in the preserve along with fun activities and crafts. Fees: $12(R) $16(N) (1 class) FINDING FOSSILS 101380 Sat Jan 14 1–3 p.m. SEARCHING FOR SALAMANDERS 101381 Sun Jan 29 2–4 p.m. WETLAND WILDLIFE 101382 Sun Feb 12 2–4 p.m. FEELING FROGGY 101383 Sat Mar 18 2–4 p.m. GET THE BUZZ ON BUGS 101384 Sun Apr 23 2–4 p.m. GROWING GARDENS 101385 Sun May 7 2–4 p.m. SWIFT CREEK ADVENTURE 101386 Sun May 21 2–4 p.m. A full credit will be granted upon receipt of a written request at least seven days prior to the rst day of an art workshop, class, or camp. A $5 fee applies for a refund request. REFUNDS/WITHDRAWALS DISCOVER LIFE UNDER LOGS!

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