Election Day is around the corner. The Woodcock Nature Center in Wilton is offering an Election Day Camp on November 6 for kids ages 3-4 from 9 am to 12 pm for $40 and another camp for kids ages 5-8 from 9 am to 3 pm for $65. Be sure to pack a snack and reusable water bottle. Campers will meet resident animals, explore trails, look for signs of animals getting ready for winter and end the day with a vote for their favorite animal! For information and to register click here.
Flanders Nature Center in Woodbury is offering students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade on a Nature Adventure at the Center when they are out of school. Two sessions will be offered. Choose the morning session from 9AM to 1PM, the afternoon session from 1-5PM or a full day session which goes from 9AM -5PM. The cost per child for either the morning or afternoon session is $30 members and $40 for nonmembers. Full day cost is $60 for members and $80 for nonmembers. Early care is also available at $8 per hour. Pre-registration is required. To register, call Flanders at (203) 263-3711, extension 10. For a full listing of all the programs for kids and adults coming up at Flanders.
Children will be hiking the trails and stopping by the Botany Pond and Hidden Brook to discover the amazing wildlife at Flanders learning facts, stories and the history of animals getting ready for the long winter months. Are the geese getting ready to migrate? What animals are growing thick winter coats? They will visit the Flanders’ North Barn to meet and learn about the farm animals and then choose and decorate their own pumpkins to bring home.
The day will be packed with exploring the great outdoors, and age-appropriate stories, games and art projects!