Toddler Tales is a great way to introduce young children, ages 3-5 years old, to the wonders of the outdoors! Each second Tuesday of each month, beginning in March and running through October, Nahant Marsh educators will lead a nature-themed story, craft, and outdoor adventure.

There are two sessions available for your convenience, one from 10-11 a.m. and one from 2-3 p.m. Children should be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Cost: $5.00 per child or $3.00 with a Nahant Marsh membership

May 14- Reptiles and Amphibians: Learn about the unique lives of snakes, turtles, and frogs. Children will be introduced to our resident education reptiles and will be exploring Nahant’s natural frog pond. * LOCATION CHANGE for May 14 - Meet at the SCC Urban Campus, 101 W 3rd St., Room W111.

June 11- Wiggling Worms: Did you know that one acre of land can contain more than a million earthworms? LOCATION CHANGED TO SUNDERBRUCH PARK

July 9- Hooked on Fishing: More than 119 species of fish call the Mississippi River their home! Join us at Nahant to learn about some river fish you may find on the end of your line.  August 13- Sensing Nature: Explore the Marsh with all your senses. Children will be immersed in the sights, smells, and feels of the natural world.

September 10- Befriend a Tree: Fall is the time for jumping in leaf piles! Together we will explore different ways that trees are beneficial to humans and other wildlife.

October 8- The Need for Seeds: Plants may not be able to move but did you know that their seeds can travel? Learn how seeds are spread and explore how seeds can be food for both people and animals.

**Activities and locations may change due to weather, flooding and other unforeseen events.

Spaces are Limited. To register for sessions, call (563) 336 3370.

Nahant Marsh Education Center • 4220 Wapello Avenue • Davenport, Iowa
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