Afternoon Explorers Workshops

Natural Dyes – Blueberries, beets, onion peels, and turmeric. Using organic materials we will create dyes to embellish our fabrics.

Related upcoming events

  • 03-23-2017 12:30 - 03-23-2017 15:00

    Spring into Spring! - Time to dust off the snow, take in the sunshine, and get ready to emerge into springtime. Observe and discover the signs of Spring happening around us.

  • 04-06-2017 12:30 - 04-06-2017 15:00

    All about Eggs - Did you come from an egg? We will discover what animals come from an egg as we explore life cycles of all these unique creatures and what makes them special egg-laying creatures.

  • 04-20-2017 12:30 - 04-20-2017 15:00

    Help the Earth Do One Thing - It’s amazing that this is the only planet in the universe with LIFE on it! We must protect it and encourage others to do the same! Celebrate Earth Day every day!

  • 04-27-2017 12:30 - 04-27-2017 15:00

    Hummingbirds & Other Migrators - Get ready to welcome back the birds who left for the Winter! Spring is in the air, look up and see who’s coming back for a visit. Let’s learn about these amazing creatures who visit us every year.

  • 05-04-2017 12:30 - 05-04-2017 15:00

    Indoor Gardening - We will explore what we can grow under our grow lights indoors. Flowers, veggies, and fruit: let’s plant some seeds that will be ready for transplanting in the outdoors.

  • 05-11-2017 12:30 - 05-11-2017 15:00

    Metamorphosis - Metamorphosis means Change. Let’s discover the metamorphosis of Amphibians and Insects! Learn the difference between incomplete and complete metamorphosis and get a closer look at the animals that rely on this process to survive.

  • 05-18-2017 12:30 - 05-18-2017 15:00

    Mud Lake Excursions - Celebrate Spring at Mud Lake! Hike, explore the water, smell the air to welcome changes at Mud Lake.

  • 05-25-2017 12:30 - 05-25-2017 15:00

    End of the Year Celebration - Time to wrap it up! It’s time to take home garden projects and get ready for summer. Let’s celebrate!