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  1. Homeschool Discovery Journal Series #2

    May 18, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Peter Wentz Farmstead

    Come explore the Peter Wentz Farmstead property! Create a Discovery Journal over a three-class period. You will experience multiple nature walks and historical crafts. You must register for all three classes to attend (April 20th, May 18th, June 22nd). Time slots are at 12pm and 2pm. Ages 7-12, with parent. Fee: $5 to cover materials (one-time cost upfront) to cover all 3 programs. Registration required at: peterwentzfarmstead@montcopa.org.

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  2. Homeschool Discovery Journal Series #2

    May 18, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Peter Wentz Farmstead

    Come explore the Peter Wentz Farmstead property! Create a Discovery Journal over a three-class period. You will experience multiple nature walks and historical crafts. You must register for all three classes to attend (April 20th, May 18th, June 22nd). Time slots are at 12pm and 2pm. Ages 7-12, with parent. Fee: $5 to cover materials (one-time cost upfront) to cover all 3 programs. Registration required at: peterwentzfarmstead@montcopa.org.

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  3. Nature Explores: Beautiful Butterflies

    May 20, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Norristown Farm Park

    Discover the life of a butterfly and why we need them. Stroll through the gardens trying to catch and release butterflies. Hear a story about butterflies and create a craft to take home. Dress for the weather. Limited space, pre-registration required. Email Rebecca- rblacketter@montcopa.org to register and receive meeting location. Children ages 3-5 with adult; $3

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  4. Porch Performance - Americana Music

    May 22, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Pennypacker Mills

    Musician Tom Jolin will play traditional American music, mixing vocals with the hammer dulcimer, banjo, button accordion, and harmonica. Jolin has been a solo performer since 1978, performing a mix of traditional Americana, old time songs and Civil War tunes. His solo performances are loaded with humor… sometimes intentionally. Jolin will perform from the mansion porch. Please bring a chair or blanket to sit on the lawn. Fun for all ages.

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  5. Terrific Trees

    May 23, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Norristown Farm Park

    Join Ranger Mike as he shows his favorite trees. Learn about the natural history of individual tree species and why some can grow so much bigger than the rest. Identify native versus non-native trees. Forest ecology will be covered as well. Dress for the weather. Limited space, pre-registration required. Email Rebecca- rblacketter@montcopa.org to register and receive meeting location. All Ages; Free

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  6. Bird Walk

    May 25, 2021, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Peter Wentz Farmstead

    As we are in the peak season for warblers and other songbird’s migration, this will be a walk you won’t want to miss! Many of these species are passing through as they finish their migration. Join park staff observe these amazing birds that are only stopping by. Bring binoculars if you have them. Wear sturdy shoes for hiking. Limited space available, Registration required. Email Rebecca- rblacketter@montcopa.org to register and receive meeting location. All ages; Free

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  7. Full Moon Walk

    May 26, 2021, 8:15 PM - 9:30 PM @ Norristown Farm Park

    Come experience a hike under the full moon. Explore the park after hours lead by park ranger Dave. The hike will be about two miles. Wear sturdy shoes for hiking. Limited space available, Registration required. Email Rebecca- rblacketter@montcopa.org to register and receive meeting location. Ages 8 – Adult; Free.

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  8. Historical Herb Garden

    May 29, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Norristown Farm Park

    Join educator Virginia from Peter Wentz Farmstead to create a small herb planter. Learn some historical roles of herbs like Thyme, Rosemary and Mint. Take the planter home at the end of the program. Adult Only; $25 Fee to cover cost of the planter

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