Brochure Summer 2018 - Page 63

CHILD & ADULT PROGRAMS Interactive experiences, hands-on discovery and FUN for individuals and families. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. The fee listed for the following programs is per child/adult pair. Additional children may register for $6/child. Please list the name of each individual registering on a separate line of the registration form. TALES & TRAILS Bring family and friends to share some dessert around the fire while The Grove staff entertains you with a story or songs. Add to that some interesting nature discoveries along Grove trails for a very pleasant evening. Dress for the weather. (Program will be held in the Interpretive Center if weather is bad.) AGES 3+ YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATE 407060-A F • 7-8:30 pm 6/15 FEE (R/NR) $10/$12.50 INSECT SAFARI Explore The Grove’s grasses and woodlands in search of amazing insects. Discover and capture often overlooked wildlife. Hands-on fun includes using sweep nets, collecting jars, magnifiers and I.D. books. AGES 6+ YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATE 407303-A Sa • 10-11:30 am 6/16 FEE (R/NR) $7/$8.75 LETTERBOXING Letterboxing is a fun, artistic way to go on a hike and a hunt at the same time. Each participant will receive a journal to use when they find The Grove’s Letterboxes, and use for future Letterboxing. Learn where to get Letterboxing supplies, how to find Letterboxes and how to go on a hunt. Grove staff will take you to find several Letterboxes right here at The Grove. AGES 6+ YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATE 407575-A Sa • 9:30-11:30 am 6/30 FEE (R/NR) $9/$11.25 FANTASTIC FIREFLIES Ever wonder what makes a firefly glow? Come to The Grove to explore the unique adaptations that fireflies use for territory and mating rituals. AGES 5+ YRS. + ADULT ID# DAY/TIME DATES 407610-A Th • 8-9:30 pm 7/12 407610-B F • 8-9:30 pm 7/27 FEE (R/NR) $8/$10 $8/$10 GENERAL INTEREST PROGRAMS DISCOVERING DRAGONFLIES Explore the wetlands of The Grove as we search for dragon- flies. Discover where they live, what they eat and all the types that live at The Grove! Dress for the weather. AGES 4-6 YRS. + ADULT ID# DAY/TIME DATE 407615-A Su • 11 am-12 pm 6/17 FEE (R/NR) $12/$15 GOIN’ BATTY Learn the real truth about bats! Find out what they eat, where they live and how they use echolocation to maneuver around in the dark. Discover which kinds of bats are common in our area, then take a walk on The Grove’s trails to search for these mysterious creatures of the night. Hands-on activities and games will dispel common myths about these animals. AGES 6+ YRS. + ADULT ID# DAY/TIME DATE 407601-B F • 7:30-9 pm 6/29 FEE (R/NR) $8/$10 KENNICOTT GIRLS CLUB Back by popular demand – now 8 weeks long! This summer, the Kennicott Girls Club will explore tasks typically performed by women of the past through hands-on activities. We'll collect and preserve insects, construct a sundial, explore the properties of water, build an anemometer and more! Kenn- icott Girls Club provides a fun STEM focused learning environ- ment that's designed to empower children to try new things, think outside the box, and develop confidence. GRADES 2-6 ID# DAY/TIME 407050-A Sa • 9:30-11:30 am 407050-B Sa • 1-3 pm No class 6/23, 7/7 DATES 6/2-8/4 6/2-8/4 FEE (R/NR) $130/$160 $130/$160 SUMMER HISTORY TOURS & MUSEUM QUEST ACTIVITIES Tu, Th, Sa & Su • 11 am-3 pm June 12-August 19 Take note ✔ ✔ All programs at The Grove take place at 1421 Milwaukee Ave. ✔ ✔ Program participants under age 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult. ✔ ✔ Resident Priority Registration begins Th, May 10. ✔ ✔ General Registration begins M, May 21. ✔ ✔ 4 ways to register: Online at, in person, via fax, by mail ✔ ✔ Questions? Call 847-299-6096 59