Tadpole Troopers (ages 3-5)
Tadpole Troopers is a nature class for parents and children to share together. Classes are targeted for children ages 3 to 5 that offer opportunities for natural science investigations, crafts, and a guided walk with a naturalist. All classes begin with an engaging introductory lesson inside a classroom followed by a walk outside. Parents are required to stay for the duration of class with their child. Siblings are not permitted unless they are registered for the class.
Fall 2014 – All About Birds
Come join the fun as Ms. Lois gets you up close to real live birds this fall! Students and their Tadpole Trooper partner will learn about the birds of the Arboretum, the sounds they make, the nests they build and the dances that shake their tail feathers. Get ready for feathered fun!
Date: September 6 – December 6
Time: One Saturday a month at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
Fees per student: $16 Member / $32 Nonmember per class
Do all birds fly? Learn about these little feathered flying machines and make your own flying friend.
Winter/Spring 2015 – Marvelous Mammals
Armadillos, opossums, and squirrels, oh my! This spring come join the fun as we explore the marvelous world of mammals.