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Learning to Fish - 204102

If you have always wanted to give fishing a try, or just want to refresh the experience, this is the program for you! After a brief introduction to the basics of fishing equipment and handling of live fish, enjoy time at the pond, “reeling them in”. Equipment and bait provided. Participants should be able to comfortably hold the weight of a cane pole/rod and reel (plus a fish of course)! An adult chaperone must accompany any child under the age of 12 years. We practice “Catch and Release”. Fishing license is not required for those under 16 years. One - 2 hour session.

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
204102-1
Learning to Fish
06/06/2020 -06/06/2020
9:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Nature Center
5-99
$10.00/$12.00
204102-2
Learning to Fish
07/25/2020 -07/25/2020
9:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Nature Center
5-99
$10.00/$12.00

Just Bug Me - 204109

Expand your knowledge of "bugs". Where do they live? What do they eat? How do they get around? Why do they do that? How can you tell if it's an insect? Meet some of the Prairie Oak Nature Center "Bugs" and be the first one in your group to help with the "Bug Farm". Besides the live bugs, enjoy the collections of bugs from around the world. All children 12 years or younger must be accompanied by an adult chaperone/participant. One - 1 hour session

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
204109-1
Just Bug Me
08/22/2020 -08/22/2020
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Sa
Ironwoods Park
4-99
$5.00/$8.00

Exploring your "Nature" Creativity - 204110

Join the staff at Prairie Oak Nature Center in Ironwoods Park as we explore different ways to ge creative with Nature. Practice your sketching skills with "homemade" charcoal. Learn to press flowers for creative stationary and decorations. Hand build a creation with clay, while learning about its origin. Pain with the fruits of the season. This series of sessions is an exploration of the creative process, and does not require artistic talent. The emphasis is on PROCESS over PRODUCT! You may get "messy" from our "art media", so dress accordingly. Leave the pinecone wreaths for winter… enjoy the fun of NOW! Four sessions included in this class.

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
204110-1
Exploring your "Nature" Creativity
06/04/2020 -06/25/2020
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Th
Nature Center
12-99
$20.00/$25.00

Family Guide to Green Energy - 204116

Using interactive models, demonstrations, and science experiments, we hope to explore energy, and learn how to make it more sustainable and environmentally friendly. Alternative sources will be discussed for both the pros and cons in today’s world and for the future. After completing this session we hope you will be able to make more informed decisions about your use and conservation of energy in your home. STEM Program. Choose one session to attend. One - 1 hour session.

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204116-1
Family Guide to Green Energy
03/07/2020 -03/07/2020
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Ironwoods Park
$5.00/$8.00

Whiz Kids Environmental Science - 204122

These sessions are designed to challenge gifted or high ability students in grades 6-12. Topics covered include soil and water chemistry, geology, and renewable energy. Participants will actively demonstrate environmental principles and concepts, and use them to determine conditions in the environment. Pick one session to attend. STEM program. 1 - 90 minute session.

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
204122-1
Whiz Kids Environmental Science
06/09/2020 -06/09/2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tu
Ironwoods Park
11-18
$5.00/$8.00
204122-2
Whiz Kids Environmental Science
07/16/2020 -07/16/2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Th
Ironwoods Park
11-18
$5.00/$8.00

Whiz Kids Green Energy - 204123

These sessions are designed to challenge gifted or high ability students in grades 6-12. Participants will actively investigate current concepts in environmental issues and energy resources through practical lab experiments and models. Alternate energy sources and green energy industries will be emphasized. Choose one session to attend. STEM program. One - 90 minute session

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
204123-1
Whiz Kids Green Energy
06/16/2020 -06/16/2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tu
Ironwoods Park
11-18
$5.00/$8.00
204123-2
Whiz Kids Green Energy
07/09/2020 -07/09/2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Th
Ironwoods Park
11-18
$5.00/$8.00

Whiz Kids Junior Naturalist - 204124

Join us for the four week series Whiz Kids Junior Naturalist Seminar exploring the ecosystems and habitats at Ironwoods Park. Spring is the perfect time of year to see the Park plants and animals re-emerge from their winter slumber. Each week will focus on a particular area including the woods, pond and streams, prairie habitats, green practicies, renewable energy and preserving natural resources. STEM program. Four - 90 minute sessions

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
204124-1
Whiz Kids Junior Naturalist
05/02/2020 -05/23/2020
10:00 am -11:30 am
Sa
Ironwoods Park
11-18
$20.00/$25.00

Developing Dancers 2 - Developing Dancer 2

Let your child take dancing to the next step! This advanced class will build dance and tumbling talents. Their tumbling, ballet and tap curriculum will advance to the next level.

Column #1 Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Price Column #10
Developing Dancer 2-01
Deeloping Dancers 2
4:10 pm - 4:55 pm
M
Community Center
5-7
$88.00/$96.00
Developing Dancer 2-02
Developing Dancers 2
4:10 pm - 4:55 pm
M
Community Center
5-7
$88.00/$96.00

Developing Dancers 1 - Developing Dancers 1

Come and catch the beat! This dance class is designed for the young beginners to develop their movement, balance and coordination. Beginning tumbling, ballet and tap are presented in a fun way.

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Developing Dancers 1-10
Developing Dancers I
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
M
Community Center
3.5-5
$88.00/$96.00
Developing Dancers 1-11
Developing Dancers I
10:30 am -11:15 am
W
Community Center
3.5-5
$88.00/$96.00
Developing Dancers 1-12
Developing Dancers I
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
M
Community Center
3.5-5
$88.00/$96.00
Developing Dancers 1-16
Developing Dancers I
10:30 am -11:15 am
W
Community Center
3.5-5
$88.00/$96.00

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