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Storybook Discovery Days

Program starts again in September, please check back in the fall

storybookIn our cozy parlor setting, the joys of reading are shared young children, well before they can read on their own. Join Karyn Mooney for a stimulating experience that is fun. Each session includes an art or nature discovery activity, as well. For children 6 and under.

In January, bring in the Year of the Horse by reading about Chinese New Year celebrations and making horse puppets to play with and take home!

Suggested donation $5 per family. This Program made possible with support from Dr. Marge Hendler, a specialist in children’s literature and early childhood education.

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Honey Harvest Festival

August 20th, Wednesday, 1:00 – 3:00pmangelina

The honey bees are busy in the summer and honey harvest time arrives in August! Fun, informative and creative activity for all ages. See how our bee-keeper harvests honey. Learn the bee waggle dance and why bees dance. Make some bee-inspired art. Honey-tasting table. Enjoy some of our special house punch made with our garden grapes. Admission $6 and $5 members. Children $3. Toddlers and infants admitted free.

Photo: Angelina and her bee

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