Fall 2018: Non-member, Little Explorers Preschool Program

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Fall 2018

Explore nature with your toddler or preschooler! Nature Preschool programs are open to children ages 2-6 with an adult. Classes include nature walks, stories, songs, and other activities.  Nature ABCs and 1,2,3s and movement activities are part of the fun. Choose either
10:30-11:30 am or 12:30-1:30 pm session.
Fees:Non-members $15 per child/adult pair; Additional siblings $5 each.
Fee includes admission to the Gardens and Nature Walk (April to October) and the Butterfly House (June 18 to October 1).
Series Discount! $60 per non-member child; $20 each extra sibling.
Register online or contact LeeAnne Kahl at 410.557.9570, ext. 223 or lkahl@ladewgardens.com.

Tues., September 11 Sunny Sunflowers Tall and golden, bursting with ripened seeds, this flower signals the shift in seasons. Come enjoy an end of summer-early fall exploration in our gardens.

Wed., September 19 Beautiful Butterflies Our meadow, gardens, and Butterfly House are full of these wonderful winged creatures. Let’s see how many different varieties we can find.

Wed., October 10 Wonderful Wind Let’s learn about a part of weather that affects animals, plants, and technology. The kinetic sculptures in our meadow work with wind power and are a great way to see wind at work!

Tues., October 30 What’s in That Web?  Spiders are a very important part of nature. Learn how these eight-legged critters help take care of the gardens. 

Tues., November 6 Native American Traditions Let’s learn how maple, osage orange and tulip trees all provided early Americans with materials to meet their many needs.

Wed., December 12 Oh, Deer! Deer are great symbols of grace, strength and beauty.  We’ll read about these amazing animals and some of their close relatives. Craft included.

Registration Options
Wonderful Wind: 12:30-1:30 pm + More Details $15.00
Wonderful Wind: 12:30-1:30 pm, Additional sibling $5.00
What’s in That Web?: 12:30-1:30 pm + More Details $15.00
What’s in That Web?: 12:30-1:30 pm, Additional sibling $5.00
Native American Traditions: 12:30-1:30 pm + More Details $15.00
Native American Traditions: 12:30-1:30 pm, Additional sibling $5.00
Oh, Deer!: 12:30-1:30 pm + More Details $15.00
Oh, Deer!: 12:30-1:30 pm, Additional sibling $5.00
Venue Details
Ladew Topiary Gardens 3535 Jarrettsville Pike
Monkton, MD 21111