Thursdays from June 6- Aug 1, Woodsy Owl’s Curiosity Club
Thursdays from June 6 to August 1, 2013
10:30 – noon
1:30-3:00( if 10:30 class is full)
Summer nature series for children ages 4-7 years old. Each day a variety of outdoor-oriented activities explores a forest related theme to engage young children in the natural world around them. Programs take place Thursdays from June 7 to August 2. The Curiosity Club’s blend of investigation and creativity can be a step to help children “lend a hand, care for the land.” This is the mission of Woodsy Owl, the USDA Forest Service conservation symbol.
Weekly Thursday Themes:
June 6: Sensing Nature
June 13: Pond Exploration
June 20: Interesting Insects
June 27: Reptiles
July 4: Music in the Woods
July 11: Night Creatures
July 18: Wildlife Tracking
July 25: Terrific Trees!
August 4: Our Feathered Friends
The fee for the Curiosity Club is $4.00 per child for each program. Accompanying adults are admitted to the Cradle of Forestry for half price ($2.50). There is no charge for adults with season passes to the Cradle of Forestry. The fee includes all the site has to offer that day. Space is limited to 12 children per program. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (828)877-3130. You can sign up for one program or as many as you’d like.
Please plan on allowing enough time to park, check-in, and pay before the program begins.