What have Ms. D and her Mini-clothespin-Steward been up to since summer school enrichment ended? Come and see this Sunday and play with kitchen tools, tinker toys, and racing cucumbers.
Third Sunday Family Nature Play
September 20, 2015
1-2 pm or 3-4 pm
130 Bible Street, Cos Cob, CT
Pre-registration required, all ages welcome. When you register for this event, we’ll provide:
- a racer cuke with your name on it
- a Clothespin Racer to decorate
- some tinker toys to play with for wheels
- and some tools for carving
- family-friendly tool-safety tips to help reduce hazards and manage risk with tools and kids
- the Pinetum provides an awesome venue for racing around
Q. Does it really roll?
A. You better believe it, check it out: https://instagram.com/p/7xj7cRrg5Y/
Q. What if I have a clothespin steward already from Sprouts or Mushrooms summer enrichment programs?
A. Bring them to race, or outfit a new one!
We’ll also share the story of the garden cuke’ that inspired it all…
Q. How has this one fruit managed to connect to toddlers and caregivers, preschoolers, summer school students, student interns, GEC volunteers, and our neighborhood food pantry over the summer?
A. It’s just a really cool fruit!
TRUE or FALSE? The inside of a cucumber can actually be up to 20 degrees F cooler than the outside temperature. Need more Cool Cucumber Trivia? Visit this list from Woolly Acres