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Stars, Winter Animals and Farm Life: Children's Activities in Three Rivers Parks

The following activities are offered Jan. 13-19, 2013.

The following was provided by Three Rivers Park District. For more information, visit threerivers.org or call 763-559-9000.

Preschool Drop-off: Kits & Cubs: White Winter Animals

Monday, Jan. 14, from 1-3 p.m., at Eastman Nature Center, in Elm Creek Park Reserve, Dayton. Drop off the kids to discover the world of camouflage animals. Compare the different animals’ abilities to hide in the snow. Play hide and seek, make white snow art, and enjoy a tasty snack. Cost is $10 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #112216-24. This program is for ages 4-5.

Doodlebugs

Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. or 1-3 p.m., at Silverwood Park, St. Anthony. Each week’s activities are based on a different children’s book with a nature-inspired art theme. Dress for the weather and bring a light snack, water bottle, and a bag to keep all your projects together. Cost is $10 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #137816-10 for the morning session or #137816-22 for the afternoon session. This program is for ages 4-5.

Preschool Drop-off: Lil’ Farmhands — Warm Up the Barn

Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 9:30-11:30 a.m., at Gale Woods Farm, Minnetrista. Drop off your preschooler to dig right in to the day-to-day life of the farm. Every day your child will lend a hand with farm chores and prepare a farm-fresh snack. Program activities will focus on “Warm up the Barn” for the first three weeks, and “Frosty Farm Fun” for the second three weeks. Sign up for the whole series or each class individually. Cost is $10 and reservations are required by Jan. 10. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #137416-28. This program is for ages 4-5.

My Preschooler & Me: Puppet Escapades: Making Tracks

Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 10-11 a.m., at Kroening Interpretive Center, in North Mississippi Regional Park, Minneapolis. Watch the puppets discover clues in tracks. Explore different kinds of tracks and hike to find animal tracks. After the show, stay for a short hike, craft or other activity to celebrate “Making Tracks.” Adults and children pay the program fee. Cost is $4 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #116903-02. This program is for ages 2-6.

Preschool Drop-off: Kits & Cubs: White Winter Animals

Tuesday, Jan. 15, form 1-3 p.m., at Eastman Nature Center, in Elm Creek Park Reserve, Dayton. Drop off the kids to discover the world of camouflage animals. Compare the different animals’ abilities to hide in the snow. Play hide and seek, make white snow art, and have a snack. Cost is $10 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #112216-64. This program is for ages 4-5.

My Preschooler & Me: Book Worms Story Hour: Stars and Space

Wednesday, Jan. 16, from 10-11 a.m., at Eastman Nature Center, in Elm Creek Park Reserve, Dayton. Discover the wonders of space and the fun of night-sky watching. Be part of this month’s interactive story about several of the “stars” of an ancient Greek myth that explains some of our sky’s constellations. Enter the “star bag” to magically view the winter night sky. Can you find the Big Dipper, Little Dipper, the King and the Queen? Cost is $4 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #112203-02. This program is for ages 2-6.

Preschool Drop-Off: Kits & Cubs: All About Animals: Homes & Hideouts

Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 1-3 p.m., at Richardson Nature Center, in Hyland Lake Park Reserve, Bloomington. Drop off your kids to investigate “All About Animals” in winter in Hyland Lake Park Reserve. This week we will explore animal homes and hideouts, make a craft, and enjoy a snack brought from home. Cost is $10 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #112916-05. This program is for ages 4-5.

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