Posted: Sep 27, 2010 10:59 AM by Bea Karnes, News First 5
If you're seeking a way to help your preschooler get closer to nature, Cheyenne Mountain State Park in Colorado Springs has a series of programs called Kids Konnecting with Nature geared for three to five year-olds.
Children and their parents will explore nature-themed topics through stories, puppet shows, guided investigations, take-home crafts and outdoor activities. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Reservations are required for the Tuesday and Thursday programs. Call the Visitor Center at 719 576-2016 to register. The programs are one hour long and start at 9:30 a.m.
Here's a list of upcoming events:
Prairie Dogs September 28 Tuesday
Bird Songs October 14 Thursday
Bats October 28 Thursday
Bears/Hibernation November 4th Thursday
Wild Turkeys November 18th Thursday
Holiday Feasts for Birds and Beasts December 9th Thursday