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Cat Tales
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Cat Tales

$7
Calendar Next session starts Jul 20, 2018 at 10:30 am

Member $5, Nonmember $7

Bring your preschooler to our fun and exciting story hour.  This program will combine learning with hands-on fun and creativity.  We will read a story related to the marsh and afterwards children will have the chance to make a craft. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Advanced registration necessary. Call (207) 883-5100

Cancellation Policy

Family Nature Night: Pond

$20

with Molly Woodring

Calendar Next session starts May 2, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Child member: $16, Child non-member: $20
Ages 3-7; children under 3 free

Location: Gilsland Farm

Put on your pajamas and your hiking boots and join us for a special evening program for kids and their grownups. We will learn about the creatures of the pond at night!  Do they go to sleep when we go to sleep? Or do they take advantage of the dark and cool evenings? We hope to uncover this mystery by exploring our pond at dusk.  

5:30-6 pm Arrival and free play
Get settled and comfortable at an assortment of indoor activity stations.

6-6:30 pm Stories and songs
Welcome the dark with a large-group storytime.

6:30-7 pm Night hike
We’ll venture outside for a twilight adventure! For this portion, we’ll split into two groups to enjoy the unique opportunity to explore Gilsland Farm at night.

All children must be accompanied by an adult; maximum of 3 children per adult.

Cancellation Policy

Spring Family Fun at Fields Pond

$75
Calendar Next session starts Mar 24, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

Child Members: $60, Child Non-members: $75
Ages 2-5, siblings under 2 free

Location: Field's Pond

5 week session

Young children and their grown-ups are invited to spend an hour exploring nature together through stories, songs, art, and play. Each week will include both indoor activities and outdoor adventures designed to foster a connection to nature, encourage stewardship, and provide an introduction to group learning settings.

Themes include birds and nests, amphibians, wildflowers, animal babies, and more!

Advanced registration is encouraged. Drop-ins are welcome if space is available.

Spring Family Fun at Gilsland Farm

$120

with Molly Woodring

Calendar Next session starts Mar 27, 2018 at 9:15 am, runs for 9 weeks
1 additional session on Mar 27, 2018

Child Members: $96, Child Non-members: $120
Ages 2-5, siblings under 2 free

Location: Gilsland Farm 

8-week session (no class  April 17)

Young children and their grown-ups are invited to spend an hour exploring nature together through stories, songs, art, and play. Each week will include both indoor activities and outdoor adventures designed to foster a connection to nature, encourage stewardship, and provide an introduction to group learning settings.

Themes include birds and nests, amphibians, wildflowers, animal babies, and more!

Advanced registration is encouraged. Drop-ins are welcome if space is available. 

Tiny Tot Tour
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Tiny Tot Tour

$7
Calendar Next session starts Aug 3, 2018 at 10:30 am

Members $5, Nonmember $7

Introduce your wee folk to this unique habitat through interactive hands-on activities.  They will experience the marsh first hand, looking through algae for small critters, jumping in the mud, looking at fish and insects up close and more.  There will also be a story and a craft. 

An adult needs to accompany each child.

Advanced registration necessary. Call (207) 883-5100

 

Winter Family Fun

$120

with Molly Woodring

Calendar Next session starts Jan 9, 2018 at 9:15 am, runs for 9 weeks
1 additional session on Jan 9, 2018

Child Members: $96, Child Non-members: $120
Ages 2-5, Siblings under 2 free

Location: Gilsland Farm

No class this week: 2/20

8-week session 

Young children and their grown-ups are invited to spend an hour exploring nature together through stories, songs, art, and play. Each week will include both indoor activities and outdoor adventures designed to foster a connection to nature, encourage stewardship, and provide an introduction to group learning settings.

Themes include animal tracks, shapes in nature, backyard birds, snow and ice, and more!

Advance registration is encouraged. Drop-ins are welcome if space is available. 

Cancellation Policy





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