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"I Love Nature!" Series for ages 3-6
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This is the beginning of a new series of classes for Preschoolers to Kindergartners. PMEC Coordinator Nicole has plans for taking children outside to explore and learn about the work we live in. Children will collect leaves, peer into ponds to look for tadpoles, take small hikes and learn through a hands-on approach. And please join us for our
that begins at 10:00am, directly after class. This hike is free of charge.
We hope you will come learn about all the wonderful things in nature!
Who: Children ages 3-6 and their caregivers
Where: Peabody Mill Environmental center
When: Thursdays 9:00 AM- 9:45 AM Please see class schedule. All sessions are 3 weeks.
Fee: Amherst resident: $15
We must have four children registered for this program to run.
What's Beneath Your Feet? SEPT 2017
All about soil! Who lives underground?
Looking at Leaves! OCT 2017
Why are leaves important? Why do they change colors?
Wildlife is Everywhere! NOV 2017
Who lives here at PMEC? Learn about mammals and birds.
Animal Homes! DEC 2017
Exploring habitats of PMEC. What do the animals need to live?
What do Animals Wear? JAN 2018
What is camouflage? How do animals adapt to survive the winter?
Who's Been Here? FEB 2018
Explore clues from PMEC animals. Learn about tracks.
Ants on Parade! MAR 2018
All about insects! What makes them unique? Is a spider an insect?
Lunch for a Bear! APR 2018
What do animals at PMEC eat? What is an omnivore?
Who Lives in The Pond? MAY 2018
Learn about amphibians and reptiles here at PMEC
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