Start your Halloween Day celebration at the Arboretum. Activities for children ages 11 and under include face painting, bug shows, creepy crafts and spooky storytelling. Dressing in costume and receive a free ticket to a drawing. Special treat this year: World Famous Spider Show with Andre Campbell 8:45am; 9:45am, 10:45am Early hours for members only: […]
Kids can try their hand at being a wildlife biologist! Learn how we study the most elusive carnivore in our mountains while doing a simulation of handling and tracking a mountain lion. Meet at the nature center. Reservations required: 805-370-2325. Presented by the National Park Service. Please bring water. Ages 5-12.
Kid workshops at Kidspace Children’s Museum happen twice a month offering an opportunity to investigate the natural world and discover new passions in science and art learning. From volcanoes to kites or birds and gardening, there is sure to be a workshop that will inspire your kids. $7 per child in addition to museum admission. Sunday: […]
By Brent Almond Instead of trying to corral him within the confines of the play area, I decided to follow my son’s lead — and even encouraged him — in exploring beyond its borders. We were once again searching for the bad guy. It doesn’t matter to my memory who it was… but it was […]