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Youth Programs

Stories at the Lake
The first Thursday of every month, 4pm-5, free event for kids!
Lake Katherine volunteer educator Nicole Snyder will host storytime, reading aloud from a nature-themed children's book. Plus fun activities. No need to book in advance - just turn up.

Little Explorers
1 hour experience for 3-6 year old children together with their favorite adult.
$6 per child, pre-registration is required

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Little Explorers

Our Thanksgiving
Your child will make their own small container of butter. We will then taste their creation and sample other foods from the 1700’s. Children will play a variety of games from past eras. $6 per child.
Program #      Day          Date                Time
590            Thursday    November 14     9:30 am
591            Friday        November 15      9:30 am
592            Saturday    November 16      10:30 am

All About Evergreens
Some trees keep their leaves all year round. We’ll walk amongst our evergreens to learn first-hand about their needles and cones. A “piney” craft project will finish our time together. $6 per child.
Program #      Day          Date                Time
593            Thursday    December 12     9:30 am
594            Friday         December 13     9:30 am
595            Saturday     December 14     10:30 am

                                 Click here for Program waiver





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