How often on Cyber Monday do you get a bonus gift AND free shipping when shopping online? Join other cyber deal seekers on Thursday, November 30 and register for one of Explore Nature’s upcoming Holiday events or Winter Break Day Camps. For every $15 purchased in registrations, you will receive one FREE child’s nature themed t-shirt. The t-shirts, sizes youth small – adult large, will keep kids engaged as they color in the plant and animal graphics. Cyber T-shirt Thursday, begins at 6am and ends at midnight.
Here is the list of great online activities to choose from:
Winter in the Woodlands
Fri., December 1, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. – California Woods Nature Preserve
Inclement weather date: Saturday, December 2 at same time
Families and adults follow a beautiful, luminaria-lit trail, make crafts, decorate holiday cookies, listen to storytelling at the cabin and enjoy live music indoors. Fee: $6 per person.
Register online. Click Here!
Holiday Crafts Weekend
Fri., December 8, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. OR Sat., December 9, noon – 2:00pm – LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Preserve
Adults and families enjoy creating a variety of crafts made with natural materials. The Secret Santa room gives children a chance to make presents for family members. Fee: $5 per person or $15 per family (up to 3 children and 1-2 adults). Register online. Click Here!
Winter Break Camps for Ages Kdg – 3rd grade
9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – $25 per camp
- Blizzard Blast Camp on Wed., December 20 at Trailside Nature Center in Burnet Woods
- Snowy Owl Camp on Thurs., December 21 at LaBoiteaux Woods
- WOW! Wonders of Winter Break Camp on Fri., December 22 OR Fri., December 29 at California Woods
Join us for indoor and outdoor activities such as hiking, games, crafts, and much more. With the exception of the repeated California Woods camp on 12/29, each Nature Center and camp date have different themes and activities.. SO SIGN UP FOR MORE THAN ONE! Bundle up, pack a lunch & drink, and be ready for FUN! Register online. Click Here!
Maple in Mt. Airy
Sat., March 3, breakfast seatings from 9:00 a.m. – noon – Mt. Airy Forest, Oak Ridge Lodge
This event is perfect for families and organized groups of all ages! A free pancake breakfast is provided in Oak Ridge Lodge before your program begins. After breakfast, head outside to interact with sugar makers from the past and present to learn how trees produce the sugar and how people have tapped into this sweet source over the centuries. Yum…lots of tasting! Program Fee: $8.00 per person (children ages 3 and under are FREE). Register online. Click Here!
With so many Explore Nature! registrations to choose from you, are sure to fill the stockings or gift boxes this year with fun t-shirts! We will contact you on Dec 1 regarding t-shirt sizes selected.