Here are a few great ways to get the kids outside and enjoy the snowy season:
January 14, 2013: Snowman-a-thon Kids can build and decorate their own snowman. This fun event is inside and outside. For kids ages 2 to 4, must be accompanied by a caregiver. The fun begins at 9:30 and runs until 11:00 a.m.
The cost of the event is $12 for members and $15 dollars for nonmembers.
January 26, 2013: Snow Catapult Learn some of the science behind these super cool and rather amazing weapons from early times. We’ll take our larger-than-life catapult out for the ultimate snowball battle. The fun begins at 2:00 p.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. The cost of the event is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers.
January 31, 2013: Let’s Go Cross Country Skiing You will get to try out snowshoes and cross country skis, explore the preserve and look for animals. Inside you can warm up with a snack and a craft. The event runs from 9:30 until 11:00 a.m. The cost of the event is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers.
Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve is located at 333 N. Hill Circle, RochesterMI 48307. You can find more information about these, and many other fun classes on their website: www.dinosaurhill.org Make sure to pre-register for classes and note that there are discounts for signing up for 4 or more classes.