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What

Tour the Daweswood House Museum and learn about famous Americans. Play games and sing songs from the olden days. Completes requirements #5, #6 and #7 for Tiger Tales and requirements #1a and #1b for  Bears' Paws for Action.

Please contact Interpretive Educator, Beth Spieles at baspieles@dawesarb.org or 740.323.2355 with any questions about our scouting programs.

When

  • December 8, 2018
    2:00pm - 4:00pm

Where

Visitors Center

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What

Join other home school students in hands-on science study. Sessions meet each month on the second Tuesday (1:30 - 3pm) and repeat on the second Friday (10 - 11:30am). Parents may choose the day of the week that works best for their schedules.

All home school students, ages 6-10 years old are welcome.  Space is limited and reservations are required by the day prior to the session.

This week we present: Go Bucks!

How well do you know the white-tailed deer? We'll explore just how the deer is specially adapted to escape predators and survive the harsh Ohio winter.

When

  • December 11, 2018
    1:30pm - 3:00pm

Where

Zand Education Center

  • 740-323-2355
  • 7770 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, Ohio, 43056
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What

Explore quality children’s literature in a natural setting only The Dawes Arboretum can provide.  Each 45-minute session may include songs, games, crafts, creative movement, outdoor exploration and a hands-on science activity suitable for children ages 3 - 5 and their caregiver.

Join us on the second and fourth Thursday of the month, September - May, at 10am in the Visitors Center.

Free; donations appreciated. Registration is not required.

 

Upcoming Sessions:

Winter Series Titles - Winter Wildlife                  

1/10     Bear Snores On

1/24     A Loud Winter’s Nap

2/14     Owl Babies

2/28     A Tree for Me

 

Spring Series Titles - Spring Surprises

3/14     Actual Size

3/28     Beyond the Pond

4/11     The Digger and the Flower

4/25     Mother Bruce

5/9    Too Many Carrots           

When

  • Curious Critters Ohio 
    December 13, 2018
    10:00am - 10:45am

Where

Visitors Center

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What

Join other home school students in hands-on science study. Sessions meet each month on the second Tuesday (1:30 - 3pm) and repeat on the second Friday (10 - 11:30am). Parents may choose the day of the week that works best for their schedules.

All home school students, ages 6-10 years old are welcome.  Space is limited and reservations are required by the day prior to the session.

This week we present: Go Bucks!

How well do you know the white-tailed deer? We'll explore just how the deer is specially adapted to escape predators and survive the harsh Ohio winter.

When

  • December 14, 2018
    10:00am - 11:30am

Where

Zand Education Center

  • 740-323-2355
  • 7770 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, Ohio, 43056
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What

Join other home school students in hands-on science study. Sessions meet each month on the second Tuesday (1:30 - 3pm) and repeat on the second Friday (10 - 11:30am). Parents may choose the day of the week that works best for their schedules.

All home school students, ages 6-10 years old are welcome.  Space is limited and reservations are required by the day prior to the session.

This week we present: Wildlife in Winter

Investigate the animals that live all around us! Create a gift especially made for backyard wildlife.

When

  • January 8, 2019
    1:30pm - 3:00pm

Where

Zand Education Center

  • 740-323-2355
  • 7770 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, Ohio, 43056
View Event

What

Join other home school students in hands-on science study. Sessions meet each month on the second Tuesday (1:30 - 3pm) and repeat on the second Friday (10 - 11:30am). Parents may choose the day of the week that works best for their schedules.

All home school students, ages 6-10 years old are welcome.  Space is limited and reservations are required by the day prior to the session.

This week we present: Wildlife in Winter

Investigate the animals that live all around us! Create a gift especially made for backyard wildlife.

When

  • January 11, 2019
    10:00am - 11:30am

Where

Zand Education Center

  • 740-323-2355
  • 7770 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, Ohio, 43056
View Event

What

Join other home school students in hands-on science study. Sessions meet each month on the second Tuesday (1:30 - 3pm) and repeat on the second Friday (10 - 11:30am). Parents may choose the day of the week that works best for their schedules.

All home school students, ages 6-10 years old are welcome.  Space is limited and reservations are required by the day prior to the session.

This week we present: Trashology 101- Papermaking Fun

By reducing waste and recycling, we can help save the environment! Let's investigate the paper making process and take home a beautiful and practical product.

When

  • February 12, 2019
    1:30pm - 3:00pm

Where

Zand Education Center

  • 740-323-2355
  • 7770 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, Ohio, 43056
View Event

What

Join other home school students in hands-on science study. Sessions meet each month on the second Tuesday (1:30 - 3pm) and repeat on the second Friday (10 - 11:30am). Parents may choose the day of the week that works best for their schedules.

All home school students, ages 6-10 years old are welcome.  Space is limited and reservations are required by the day prior to the session.

This week we present: Trashology 101- Papermaking Fun

By reducing waste and recycling, we can help save the environment! Let's investigate the papermaking process and take home a beautiful and practical product.

When

  • February 15, 2019
    10:00am - 11:30am

Where

Zand Education Center

  • 740-323-2355
  • 7770 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, Ohio, 43056
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