Wednesday, August 26, 2015


Fall 2015 Nature Programs for 
Young Children

Looking for a fall nature program for your child? 
Look at what we have to offer below.  
To register:  Call 301-600-2936 or go to www.recreater.com



Creek Chubs Club  

This series is designed for little nature lovers! Your child will learn about the natural world through stories, live animals, nature walks, hands-on crafts, and games. Parents are free! Dress appropriately for outdoor activities. This parent/child program will be held on the 2nd and 4th Fridays in September & October (9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23). Choose Session 1 (#6463) or Session 2 (#6464).

2-3 yrs/4 classes/$38
Parent/Child Program
Catoctin Creek Nature Center
2nd & 4th Fridays in September & October
#6463    10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
#6464    11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

Friends with Nature
Come discover nature, wildlife, and the world around you through stories, activities, crafts, songs, and outdoor adventures! Each month will highlight a different type of animal. This parent/child class meets on the following Saturdays: 9/12, 10/10, and 11/14.

3-5 yrs/3 classes/$28
Parent/Child
Catoctin Creek Nature Center
#6469    Once a month on Saturdays   10:00 AM – 11:15 AM

Apple Picking Time

With the fall weather, comes the Apple harvest! Learn about this wonderful fruit and how it develops through its life cycle. Sing songs about apples, examine them up close, listen to a magical story about The Little House of Red and finish with an apple print project. This class is a parent/child program.

3-5 yrs/1 class/$5
Parent/Child
Catoctin Creek Nature Center
#6469    Wed, 9/23          
10:00 AM – 11:15 AM

Fur, Feathers and Friends

Children will learn all about animals through puppet shows, animal crafts, games, and interactive live animal presentations. This parent/child class meets on the following Thursdays: 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, and 10/29.

3-5 yrs/4 classes/$38
Preschool Parent/Child
Catoctin Creek Nature Center
#6470    Thursdays in October     1:00 PM – 2:15 PM

Spiders, Insects and Crabs, Oh My!

In this class, we will learn all about invertebrates (animals without backbones). Using live animal observations, crafts, puppets and stories, children will explore the fascinating world of invertebrates. This parent/child class meets on the following Thursdays: 11/5, 11/12, and 11/19.

3-5 yrs/3 classes/$28
Preschool Parent/Child
Catoctin Creek Nature Center
#6475    Thursdays in November 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM