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Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  December 13, 2016 - 10:00am - December 14, 2016 - 11:15am Come explore the different ways to celebrate the holidays and create memories to decorate your own home. In A Wish To Be A Christmas Tree we will explore the natural world during the holidays and how forest animals gave a very special gift to a very special tree! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  November 29, 2016 - 10:00am - November 30, 2016 - 11:15am We will listen to The Mitten, a classic tale about a unusual burrow a variety of animals use to hibernate for the winter. A fieldtrip into the Paca garden to search for hiding places creatures might use. Back in the warmth of the classroom, kids will explore their very own hibernation cave while singing songs and enjoying a snack fit for a sleepy bear! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  November 15, 2016 - 10:00am - November 16, 2016 - 11:15am Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving? What did the Pilgrims eat and who came to their table to share the meal? In Thanksgiving is Here we will read about a family meal with MANY members getting together and how many funny things happen! We will conclude with crafts and a mini-Thanksgiving meal snack! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  November 1, 2016 - 10:00am - November 2, 2016 - 11:15am Peter and the Wolf will introduce us to a musical fairy tale. We will read the story and then listen to parts of the Symphony created especially for the book. Each character in the book is represented by a musical instrument. Let’s make music with instruments you make! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  October 18, 2016 - 10:00am - October 19, 2016 - 11:15am Come meet Pumpkin Jack and learn about the lives of Jack-O-Lanterns while exploring how pumpkins grow throughout the year. We will visit our garden to explore the changes to plants and trees in the fall and make crafts using leaves! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  October 4, 2016 - 10:00am - October 5, 2016 - 11:15am In Rosie Revere the Engineer we will learn that our ideas and dreams can come true with encouragement and perseverance! Rosie tries and tries again with her inventions and never quits. We will use our creativity to engineer our own crafts! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  September 20, 2016 - 10:00am - September 21, 2016 - 11:15am Come and explore the historic kitchen garden and learn where food comes from! How Did That Get in My Lunchbox? is a wonderful book that explores how food that we eat today was made. We will visit the kitchen and the kitchen garden and have a special treat! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Mr. Paca's Backyard Preschool Program

Event Date:  September 6, 2016 - 10:00am - September 7, 2016 - 11:15am Come explore the pond in Mr. Paca’s Backyard and search for creatures living there. The book In a Small Small Pond delightfully illustrates the four seasons in a pond and the wildlife found there. We will conclude with songs, frog puppets and a fishy snack! Cost: $7 General Admission; $5 HA Members and Volunteers Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Grand Opening Franklin State Park for Maryland Day

Event Date:  March 20, 2016 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm Come meet Maryland's newest state park for Maryland Day 2016! Explore Franklin Point State Park with us THIS Sunday 3/20/16 from noon - 4 pm! Maryland's newest state park is opening for Maryland Day! We'll be leading hikes at noon and 2 pm or you can walk the park on your own. Location Franklin Point State Park Dent Road, Churchton MD 20733 United States See map: Google Maps

Smithsonian Evening Lecture: The United Oceans

Event Date:  November 17, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm "The United Oceans: Taking the Pulse of Coastal Biodiversity Around the World" Location Smithsonian Environmental Research Center 647 Contees Wharf Road, Edgewater, MD 21037 United States See map: Google Maps