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Fall Preschool Programs at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

News posted Sep. 20, 2017 - 3:40 pm

Spider Stroll
Celebrate the Year of the Spider with us at the Preserve. Early morning is the perfect time to observe the freshly spun webs of our orb weaver spiders. We'll walk the meadow loop trail to investigate the different spiders that are weaving webs at this time of year. Please come prepared to walk about a mile over grassy terrain. Preregistration is required. Adults must register and accompany children. Register online using barcode #210497

Sunday, October 8th, 8-9:30AM.
Age: 5yrs. and up. Free.

Meadow Wee Walkers
Join us for a special Wee Walkers at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve. This is a great opportunity for adults and little ones to meet each other and explore what's happening in nature as we take an easy-paced hike around the Preserve. Although preregistration is not necessary, it is helpful so that we can prepare for your visit.

Thursday, October 19. 10-11AM. #210344
Age: All Ages. Free.

"Miss Spider's Tea Party" by David Kirk - Story and Craft
This classic story about a spider and the guests she invites to her tea party will be our focus during this cute program for little ones, complete with a real tea party and lots of hands-on activities involving spiders. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults attend free. Preregistration is required at least four days in advance of the program.

Tuesday, October 24.10-11AM. #210406
Age: 3-5 yrs. $3 per child.

Terrific Turkeys
This time of year, turkeys are on everyone's mind (and plate). North Carolina's wild turkeys are not only beautiful but fun to learn about. We'll read a fun turkey story, make turkey tracks and make a turkey craft sure to look terrific on your Thanksgiving table! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults attend free. Preregistration is required at least four days in advance of the program.

Tuesday, November 7. 10-11AM. #210416

Where

  • Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve
  • 2900 Horseshoe Farm Road
  • Raleigh, NC 27587

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