Come see Nature By The Yard at these public programs. Call the hosting organization for registration information and to make reservations.

Mondays Oct. 20-Nov. 24. 10:30-11:30 am. Seeds to Sprouts.  This popular series offers children age 2-4 and their caregivers an experience to explore the Arboretum through a naturalist’s eye.  Each week we will discuss a different topic through hands-on discovery, a walk, story and take home art project.  Morris Arboretum. <http://www.business-services.upenn.edu/arboretum/events_GrowingMinds.shtml> 215.247.5777>.  Fee.

Fri. Oct. 24 10-11am Toddler Walk. Kids 18-36 months with adult.  Do you see a budding naturalist in your toddler? Discover a new way to enjoy your toddler as we walk through forest and field. Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association.  Pennington, NJ 609.737.7592.  Reservations needed.  Fee.

Fri. Nov. 7 10:30-11:30am.  Nature and Art. Join me as we explore how nature can be the inspiration for beautiful art.  From the intricacies of a spider web, to drawing color from leaves and flowers, participants will leave with a better appreciation of all nature offers.  Robbinsville Library. 609-259-2150/  Free/reservations.

Mon. Dec. 8 10-11am Toddler Walk. Kids 18-36 months with adult.  Do you see a budding naturalist in your toddler? Discover a new way to enjoy your toddler as we walk through forest and field. Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association.  Pennington, NJ 609.737.7592.  Reservations needed.  Fee.

Sat. Dec. 13 4-5:30pm.  Natural Crafts.  Families can join me for an afternoon of creativity.  We will be making several ornaments and holiday decorations using natural materials found at the Preserve.  Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve.  215.862.2924. http://bhwp.org  Reservations needed.  Fee.