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    369800 - Little Adventures

    Ages 3-5 with adult. Explore the world of nature through a series of programs developed just for you and your child! We'll play games, do crafts, hike through the forest, and much more! Siblings welcome. Fee covers cost of all three sessions.

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    Add to Cart369800-01Little Adventures01/11/19- 03/01/19VariesVariesVaries$29/$58Item DetailsAvailable

    369801 - Fledglings

    Ages 2-3 with adult. Let by a Naturalist, toddlers will participate in nature themed lessons. Each session features a new activity, an outdoor exploration (weather permitting). Fee covers cost of all three sessions.

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    Add to Cart369801-01Fledglings01/18/19- 03/08/19VariesVariesVaries$19/$38Item DetailsAvailable

    369804 - Valentine's for Someone Special

    Ages 6 & up. There’s nothing quite like a homemade gift! Create your very own soaps, scrubs, bookmarks, and cards at the Nature Center to give to someone special. A wide assortment of materials will be available for those with other creative ambitions!

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    Read Notice369804-01Valentine's Day Workshop02/09/19- 02/09/19 1:00P- 3:30PSaBuddie Ford Nature$9/$18Item DetailsUnavailable

    369805 - School's Out, Nature's In!

    Ages 5-11. On days ACPS schools are closed, participants will enjoy nature-themed games and crafts, a hike in Dora Kelley Nature Park, hands-on animal care, and more! Snacks included.

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    Read Notice369805-01School's Out, Nature's In!02/01/19- 02/01/19 9:00A- 3:00PFBuddie Ford Nature$65/$100Item DetailsUnavailable

    369813 - Meet our Woodpecker Friends

    Ages 5-11. Knock! Knock! Who’s there? Alexandria’s woodpeckers! Enjoy a presentation on woodpeckers, followed by a walk through Dora Kelley Nature Park with our binoculars. Then, make a suet feeder to attract these feathered friends to your neighborhood.

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    Read Notice369813-01Meet our Woodpecker Friends01/26/19- 01/26/1910:00A- 11:30ASaBuddie Ford Nature$5/$10Item DetailsUnavailable

    369817 - Geology Club

    Ages 6-13. Travel back in time while searching the ancient gravels of Holmes Run for rock and fossil specimens that date back several hundred million years! The series includes a wide range of activities, including rock tumbling! We will collect rocks to turn into beautiful gemstones that you can use to make jewelry, crafts, decorations, or just to collect for fun!

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    Add to Cart369817-01Geology Club01/22/19- 02/26/19 5:15P- 6:15PTuBuddie Ford Nature$15/$30Item DetailsAvailable

    369821 - Intro to Tracking

    Ages 8-13. Become a wildlife detective! Even though we may not see many animals during winter, they leave plenty of clues for us to find. Join a naturalist and learn how to identify wildlife using skulls, scat, tracks, and other signs.

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    Read Notice369821-01Intro to Tracking01/12/19- 01/12/1910:00A- 11:30ASaBuddie Ford Nature$5/$10Item DetailsUnavailable

    369822 - Groundhogs

    Ages 5-8. Can groundhogs really predict the weather? Will it be six more weeks of winter or an early spring? Through games and fun activities, we’ll investigate the secret life of who some consider nature’s weatherman, the groundhog.

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    Read Notice369822-01Groundhogs02/02/19- 02/02/1910:00A- 11:30ASaBuddie Ford Nature$5/$10Item DetailsUnavailable

    369823 - Odd Couples

    Ages 7-11. Surviving in the wild can be difficult! Some animals work together to make life a little easier, while others aren’t always the best team players. Learn about strange partnerships and discover how some of the animals at the Nature Center interact with each other in the wild.

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    Add to Cart369823-01Odd Couples02/16/19- 02/16/1910:00A- 11:30ASaBuddie Ford Nature$5/$10Item DetailsAvailable

    369824 - Community Composting

    All Ages. Learn about the benefits of composting by investigating different methods of how to rid yourself of kitchen waste. Set up a home composting system to benefit plants, animals, and human needs. We’ll take a look at our compost tumbler, and discuss options that best fit your needs in your home whether you live in an apartment or a house!

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    Add to Cart369824-01Community Composting03/30/19- 03/30/19 1:30P- 2:30PSaBuddie Ford Nature$0Item DetailsAvailable

    369825 - Nature Play

    Ages 2-5. Toddlers and preschoolers along with their caregivers are invited to join our nature play dates! Led by a Naturalist, we’ll get to explore nature based indoor or outdoor activities. Activities will vary each month and will include both structured and unstructured play.

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    Add to Cart369825-01Nature Play02/23/19- 02/23/1910:00A- 11:00ASaBuddie Ford Nature$5/$10Item DetailsAvailable
    Add to Cart369825-02Nature Play03/09/19- 03/09/1910:00A- 11:00ASaBuddie Ford Nature$5/$10Item DetailsAvailable

    369827 - Kid's Night Out

    Ages 5-12. Calling all parents and guardians! Drop your children off at the Nature Center while you enjoy an evening to yourselves. The kids will take part in a variety of activities including a night hike, movie and popcorn, and free play. Pizza and beverages included.

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    Read Notice369827-01Valentine's Day Party02/15/19- 02/15/19 6:30P- 10:30PFBuddie Ford Nature$45/$60Item DetailsUnavailable
    Add to Cart369827-02Spring Season Kick-Off!03/22/19- 03/22/19 6:30P- 10:30PFBuddie Ford Nature$45/$60Item DetailsAvailable

    569805 - Afterschool Nature Buddies

    Ages 5-10. Nature Buddies after school program provides fun and imaginative ways to enrich your child's experience both indoors and out! Program includes time for homework, nature hikes, live animal care and other nature-oriented activities! All program supplies and snacks included. $350 per child, per month. NOTE: For two siblings, there is a $50 discount per child.

    Registration is now open and Installment Billing Payment Plans are available for this program! At the time of check out, please select one of three payment options:
    Pay Full Amount = One payment of $3,500 for entire school year program ($350/mo. for 10 months)
    Installment Billing Reminders= Make initial first month's payment of $350, then receive monthly reminders on the 15th of each month, with payment due by the 1st. Payments can be made in person or online.
    Auto-Debiting Payment Plan= Make initial first month's payment of $350, then receive monthly statements on the 15th of each month, with automatc deduction from a credit card on the 1st of each month.

    Please contact the Nature Center at 703.746.5525 for more information.

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    Add to Cart569805-01Nature Buddies09/04/18- 06/20/19 2:30P- 6:00PM-FBuddie Ford Nature$3500Item DetailsAvailable
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