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Nature Club at Herrontownwoods

Duration

1 hour

Price

$49 for the 6 classes

About

Grow little Gardener is proud to offer a nature club at Herrontownwoods for kids 4 to 8 years old.

Dates:
April 20 11AM-12PM
May 4 11AM-12PM
May 18 11AM-12PM
June 1 11AM-12PM
June 15 11AM-12PM

June 29 11AM-12PM

What to expect

The main goal is to learn how to tend a vegetable garden. We will also be hiking and discovering nature by the Veblen house. Fun outdoor games will also be part of the nature club.

- Children will plant and care for vegetable crops
- Children will learn about the soil
- Children will learn about plant needs
- Children will learn about insects
- Children will play with water (expect muddy and wet feet and hands)
- Children will learn how to protect grown up from the wood dangers (ticks, poison ivy…)
- Children will learn to recognize some ground-cover, shrubs and trees found in the woods, good ones, bad ones

Cost: there is a $49 fee for the 6 classes per participating child.

FAQ
Where does the class take place and where do I park?
The class will start and be dismissed at May’s garden by the Veblen house.
You can park temporary by the Veblen house or on Herrontownwoods main parking lot but in this case, there is a little walk to reach May’s garden.

As a parent do I have to stay during the class?
No, you don’t need to stay but we want you to be reachable by phone.

My child is not 4 yet or passed 8 yo but I think it would be great for her/him, can I sign him up?
Yes, but reach out to me 1st Mathilde.burlion@gmail.com

I want to sign up my 3 kids, do I get a discount?
There is 20% discount for the 3rd child

Can I sign up my child for a single class?
Yes, if there is a spot available. The cost is $15.

Not sure if I want to enroll for all classes, can I try a class for free?
Yes, however keep in mind that Grow Little Gardener is a small business, I put a lot of love, preparation and supplies into it so any financial support is appreciated.

How big is a the group?
The group will be limited to 10 kids.

How should I send my kid?
Dressing: long sleeves and light colors are ideal to spot ticks if any. Preferably old cloths ready for adventure.
Kids may wear bug repellent and sunscreen
They need to bring a water bottle

Do they need to bring some gardening supplies?
No, the material needed for the nature club will be provided.

In case of bad weather, is there a rain date?
Yes the following Sunday 4PM

Instructeur

Mathilde Burlion

I'm Mathilde Burlion, a proud mother of five wonderful children, ranging in age from 11 to 1. My deepest aspiration is to instill in children a profound understanding of the path to a sustainable future. To achieve this, I extend a warm invitation to join me in a series of nature and gardening workshops tailored for children. Together, we are sowing the seeds of awareness and nurturing a generation that is well-equipped to shape a brighter, more sustainable future.

Mathilde Burlion
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