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Winter EXPLORE! Nature’s Valentines

February 15, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Register for one session OR the full series of four programs!

See the flier with the whole series of four programs here.

Email us at [email protected] to register for this program.

In addition to listening to a nature storybook, Love Matters Most, by Mij Kelly and Gerry Turley, students will learn some fun facts about bears, go on a ‘heart hike’ (searching for hearts in nature), and look for animals’ winter homes.

If there is snow, children will make a snow cake and decorate it with items found in nature.

Email us at [email protected] to register for this program.

Instructor: Beth Skroban

Grades: K–5

Cost: $5 member, $6 non-member.

Limit: 15.

Location:Pine Hill Recreation Area

COVID protocols in accordance with CDC and PA DOH guidelines will be followed. Masks are not required for outdoor activities, but are recommended when appropriate distancing (3 feet) is not possible. 

EXPLORE! programs are sponsored by The Anderson Family Fund, in memory of Vida Mae Anderson.
Additional support provided by The Institute’s Today’s Horizon Fund Contributors: The Nora Roberts Foundation; The John R. Hershey Jr. and Anna L. Hershey Family Foundation; APX Enclosures, Inc.; The Carolyn Terry Eddy Family: Carolyn, with daughters Connie Fleagle & Kim Larkin. Facility support courtesy of Washington Township.


February 15, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Buttonwood Nature Center–Home of The Institute
(717) 762-0373


Pine Hill Recreation Area
12684 Mentzer Gap Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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