Storybook Science: A Tree is Nice

Thursday September 26

10:00 AM  –  10:45 AM

Explore quality children’s literature in a natural setting as only The Dawes Arboretum can provide. Each 45-minute session may include songs, games, crafts, creative movement, outdoor exploration and a hands-on science activity suitable for children ages 3 – 5 and their caregiver. Join us for one or all five sessions in each series on the second and fourth Thursday of the month at 10am in the Visitors Center. Included with admission.


Fall Series Titles –Fall Frolics

9/26 A Tree is Nice

10/10 The Bravest of the Brave

10/24 Pumpkin Circle

11/14 A Turkey for Thanksgiving


Winter Series Titles - Winter Wonders

12/12 The Mitten

1/9 In the Snow: Who’s Been Here?

1/23 Feathers for Lunch

2/13 Tickly Prickly

2/27 The Snowy Day


Spring Series Titles - Spring Surprises

3/12 It Looked Like Spilt Milk

3/26 Sunflower House

4/9 How to Hide a Meadow Frog

4/23 Chickens Aren’t the Only Ones

 5/14 The Very Hungry Caterpillar