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Handprint Sunflower Everyone is Invited

May 24, 2015, 12:30pm Back Deck

May 23 & 24 Sunflowers are some of the cheeriest flowers! Create a beautiful sunflower to take home by using your hands and some real sunflower seeds at 12:30 p.m. on the Back Deck. … more

Wild Wednesday: Grow a Flower Everyone is Invited

May 27, 2015, 12:30pm Back Deck

Join a Naturalist at 12:30 p.m. on the Back Deck to decorate your own flower pot to take home. Plant a seed and try your green thumb at growing a beautiful flower. … more

The Tiny Seed Everyone is Invited

May 31, 2015, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

May 30 & 31 Learn all about the life cycle of a flower with Eric Carle’s book The Tiny Seed. Find out how even though something may be small, it can still make a huge impact at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre. … more

Wild Wednesday: Shaaaarks! Everyone is Invited

June 3, 2015, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Make a shark fin hat while a Naturalist debunks myths about these slinky creatures. Dive in at 12:30 p.m. in the Naturalist Lab. … more

Nature Trading Project Everyone is Invited

June 7, 2015, 12:30pm Great Hall

June 6 & 7 Stop by the Trading Post today and talk "swap" with a Naturalist. Bring in a found natural object to earn points. Earn more points by learning all about your object! Exchange your points for another natural ob… more

Wild Wednesday: Decorating Crabs Everyone is Invited

June 10, 2015, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Learn all about how decorator crabs use other animals and plants to camouflage. Then pretend to be one of these crazy crabs by making your own decorated shell. Join the fun at 12:30 p.m. in the Naturalist Lab. … more

Fathering Fish Everyone is Invited

June 14, 2015, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

June 13 & 14 Sometimes mommies do not take care of the babies, or even give birth to them! Eric Carle tells a story all about male sea animals that take most of the parenting burden, including the beloved seahorse, in Mimore

Wild Wednesday: The Largest Animal Everyone is Invited

June 17, 2015, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Join us at 12:30 p.m. in the Naturalist Lab for a reading of Billy Twitters and His Blue Whale Problem by Mac Barnett and enjoy a fun story about the largest animal that ever existed. … more

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