Schedule a group
class at your
THURSDAY IN THE WOODS
Come to Nature's Wonders in Rye for some stories, a hike and play time
in the woods. Children will have opportunities to build fairy
houses or forts, use our natural playground with balance beams and
seesaw, climb snow piles, slide and make tunnels and even take a "boat
trip." Parents will get some easy ideas of features to add to your
backyard to encourage creative play.
Cost is $15.
We will begin to learn how to identify trees by studying their
different parts and examining their ecosytems. This will help
children become more familiar with local plant life and improve their
cost is $20.
Learn how plants reproduce, using seeds, stem cuttings, layering,
dividing. Each participant will bring home a few different plants
and begin a life long skill of gardening--learning about the life
cycle of plants as well as learning responsibility by taking care of
them--and patience!There will also be time to play in the garden, look
for worms or work in the green house.
cost is $20.
KITCHEN GARDENING OR PLANTS FROM PRODUCE
You do not need a green thumb for this gardening adventure. We
will sample common fruits or vegetables from the grocery store and sow
seeds. You do not need a big yard, just a sunny windowsill. There
will also be some time for free play outside to dig for worms, play in
the woods or work inn the green house.
Cost is $20.