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January 2020

30 Jan

Wintertime Wilds

4:30pm - 5:30pm | Nyack Library, Nyack
Winter Wilds

How do animals survive our cold New York winters? Join Strawtown artists and naturalists in exploring the three responses animals have to winter: migration, hibernation, and adaptation. Have fun creating your own winter landscape with animal puppets.    Nyack Library 59 South Broadway Nyack, NY 10960   January 30, 2020 4:30p - 5:30p   This is a FREE program open to children Grades 1 to 5.   Click here for more details and to register.

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February 2020

$20 – $210.00
7 Feb

After School Class

Feb 7 - Mar 27 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm | Marydell Faith & Life Center, Nyack

Discover new ways to play with the day! Notice what’s happening in nature: the season, weather, daylight, trees, wildlife . . . In this class we watch the workings of nature over time, and let our questions be our guide. We make art related to our discoveries, with a wide variety of materials to explore and skills to learn. There’s plenty of space for imagination to grow and to work out new ideas. In these weekly art and nature classes,…

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$20 – $210
13 Feb

Next Level Nature Art – for ages 10-15

Feb 13 - Mar 26 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm | Marydell Faith & Life Center, Nyack

Does your pre-teen like to make things, spend time outdoors, hang out with friends?   This program is designed for 10 - 15 year olds, during their transition from late childhood to early adolescence. It's the place to learn mastery of skills, explore personal expression, develop confidence, and discover an authentic identity in a caring, creative community.   In this lightly structured class, we allow space and time for exploration, and experience the timelessness of the natural world.  This Strawtown…

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$10.00 – $607.50
17 Feb

Winter Break Mini-Camp

Feb 17 - Feb 21 | 9:00am - 4:00pm | Marydell Faith & Life Center, Nyack

For ages 6-12 Give your kids the best break from school with outdoor exploration and earth art! Strawtown’s mini-camp is the ultimate way to refresh and recharge with nature, art, and science adventures. We go on outings to see what we can discover and then return to the studio with impressions, materials, and ideas for creative time. Explore woodlands and fields for signs of wildlife Create seasonal artwork Have fun playing games Connect with friends old and new Other Information:…

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25 Feb

Finding Warmth in Winter

4:30pm - 5:30pm | Nyack Library, Nyack

This program will explore the different ways humans and animals keep warm in winter; from fur, to fabrics, to structures, to heating oil. We will work with microscopes and magnifiers to look from a scientific perspective, then we will get creative with art and natural materials to make a weaving to take home.   Nyack Library 59 South Broadway Nyack, NY 10960   February 25, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm   This is a FREE program open to children Grades 1…

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