Pea Pods for Preschoolers Summer Series 2018
Summer Thursdays 9:30 a.m-11:00 a.m., June 14, 21, 28, July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, 16, 23 (975-06-14-18)
Eleta Donaldson, Arboretum Early Childhood Educator and Programmer
Ages 3-5 together with an adult
Kindle a sense of wonder in the natural world with your preschool child as you reawaken it in
yourself! Pea Pods for Preschoolers provides the opportunity for you and your special little one to be enchanted by the plant world. Each of ten weekly themes helps spark your child’s appreciation for nature’s beauty through planting, art, sensory and science, discovery zones, action and music, story time, Green Play Yard adventures, greenhouse exploration and snack. Come play and learn about nature!
Pea Pods for Preschoolers registration is by seasonal series of 10 weekly classes for 3-5 year olds together with an adult. For late registrants, remaining class sessions may be available for purchase at a prorated price by calling 612-301-1210.
Pod Pals Program: On vacation, sick, or just having a bad day? You
have the option to bring a friend with you to the next Pea Pod class or
send a friend on the day that you will be absent. Please contact the
Learning Center office at 612-301-1210 to register your Pea Pod Pal and
|Mr. McGregor’s Garden
||June 14 or 15
|June 21 or 22
|Berries for Birds
||June 28 or 29
|Teeny Tiny World
||July 12 or 13
|Pea Pod Babies
||July 19 or 20
|Inch by Inch
||July 26 or 27
|Dance Like Plants
||August 2 or 3
|Cattails and Dragonflies
||August 9 or 10
|Soggy, Boggy, Froggy
||August 16 or 17
|Friends in the Garden Party
||August 23 or 24
$120.00 member/$140.00 non-member, includes Arboretum admission for child and one adult, snacks, project, planting supplies.
Limit 65 children + adult, Learning Center.