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Afterschool Adventures Club (Grades 1&2)

April 4, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

Afterschool Adventures Club, Wednesdays, 4 – 5pm

Connect with friends and nature after school. This series is designed to let kids be kids after a long day in the classroom. Children will
explore the natural world around them, play outside, and discover the many critters that make nature so interesting. This program is for
children in grades 1 & 2.

Series Discount: $80 members, $125 non-members; Individual classes: $10 members, $15 non-members.
To register for the full set of nine classes, click here.

To register for individual classes, please use the links below each description.

Searching for Spring, April 4
Go on a scavenger hunt around the
Arboretum to explore nature waking
up from its winter’s rest.
Register here.

Art of Nature, April 11
Gather natural materials and create
your own sketchbook. Use it for other
Afterschool Adventures activities.
Register here.

Creepy Crawlers, April 18
Have a buggy good time discovering
the many jobs of insects, worms,
bugs, and slugs.
Register here.

STEAM Challenge, April 25
Do an experiment in aerodynamics.
Who (or what) can fly further
and faster?
Register here.

Seeds and Plants, May 2
What’s blooming? See the blossoms
and then dissect flowers to explore
plant anatomy.
Register here.

Who’s in the Pond?, May 9
Explore the ponds at Tyler and get
hands-on with frogs, toads, turtles,
and more.
Register here.

Clouds, May 16
There are so many different types of
clouds. Learn all about them and even
make one of your own.
Register here.

Rocks Rock!, May 23
Igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic,
oh my! Learn about these magnificent
forms by creating your own edible “rocks.”
Register here.

Stream Safari, May 30
Turn over rocks and use dip nets to
discover what fantastic aquatic critters
inhabit our stream. Be prepared to get
wet; wear appropriate water shoes.
Register here.


April 4, 2018
4:00 PM


Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Road
Media, PA 19063 United States