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Learn all about nature and discover the fun at Peck Farm Park’s New “Pop-Up” Programs

Aug 01, 2019 01:41PM ● By Hannah Ott

Geneva - Peck Farm Park offers a variety of new pop-up programs in August and invites children and families to learn all about nature. Pre-registration for all programs is required.

 

Summer Nature Playdate

Ages 9-18 months with parent

Thursday, August 8 from 9:30-10am

$3 per child, please use registration code 3111912-01

The sights, sounds, and smells of nature are experiences for your child to explore. Child-directed free play in nature helps foster healthy development. A variety of nature materials will be provided for outdoor exploration.

 

A Trip to Australia

Ages 3-4

Australian animals are hiding all over Peck Farm. Help us collect them while learning about animals with pouches and meet Gizmo, our very own Australian marsupial

Thursday, August 22 from 10-11am

$7 for Geneva Park District resident and $10 for non-residents, use code 3111913-01

 

Here Comes the Sun

Ages 5-7

This is your chance to put the sun to work! We know all about getting light and warmth from the sun but experience how we can also cook, create art, and change the color of things too.

Wednesday, August 14 from 1-2pm

$10 for Geneva Park District resident and $14 for non-residents, use code 3211914-01

 

Who's in that Pellet?

Ages 8-10

Get your tools ready to dissect and explore the inside of an owl pellet. Discover firsthand about the creatures an owl eats and see if you can build an entire skeleton all while using bone sheets to discover just whoo it is! Are you brave enough to give it a try?

Wednesday, August 28 from 3:45-5pm

$12 for Geneva Park District resident and $15 for non-residents, use code 3211915-01

 

Family Fun Day

All Ages

Bring the whole family to Peck Farm for an afternoon of fun! We will roast marshmallows around the campfire, play fun games, and more. You are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy at the park as well.

Sunday, August 25 from 12-1:30pm

$5 for Geneva Park District resident and $7 for non-residents, use code 3611928-02


Call 630-232-4542 or visit genevaparks.org for information and registration. 

 

Source: Traci Wicks, Geneva Park District 630-232-4542