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Little Bugs: Mellow Millipedes
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Class Description: 
Monday, April 15
11 a.m. to noon


For ages 2-4. Explore the world of invertebrates with your toddler while they develop language, communication, cognitive, and knowledge skills. Each session includes story time, craft, snack, and an adventure in our native butterfly garden. Price per child, per class. One adult per child.


The Little Years Series is designed for parent-and-child experiences at three St Louis area sites: Missouri Botanical Garden, Butterfly House, and Shaw Nature Reserve. This series places the focus on your child, you, and the wonders of nature, while preparing your child for preschool and kindergarten. Your child will learn skills such as taking turns, listening to the teacher and their friends, sharing, and making choices. Each class includes hands-on activities, songs, stories, snacks, and a short walk. 


PLEASE NOTE: Little Sprouts, Little Nature Explorers, Little Bugs, and Garden Buds are specifically designed as an adult/child program. Having younger children present can distract from the one-on-one experience for you and for others. Please no infants or toddlers.


Registration ends April 8 at 4 p.m.
Class Details: 
Please read and print prior to class
Come prepared for a short walk.  Part/all of this class takes place outside. Please wear walking shoes and dress for the weather.
Crawl along with our millipedes and learn about how they live
Maggie Farrell
Class Price
$12 members; $15 nonmembers
Price is per child.

Class Dates: 

  Class- Lopata Learning Lab at Butterfly House in Faust Park
 Monday, 04/15/19 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Butterfly House Classroom

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