02/05 Bird Brains

Bird Brains

Explore the world of birds with your school-aged child. During this four
week series of courses, students will learn about bird calls, life history
and bird adaptations. They’ll also spend time looking for birds in the
park and create their own bird-themed arts and crafts. For ages 5-9
Rockwood Nature Center, 3401 Courthouse Road
Thursdays, Feb. 5-26, noon-2 p.m.            $20           Course 29697
Details: Bob Smet, smetr@chesterfield.gov or 745-8360

04/02 Wild Watercolors

Wild Watercolors 

This four-week course will use a variety of watercolor mediums to paint
wild animals and nature related scenes. Students will have access to
the nature center’s animals for use as models as well as explore the
forests of Rockwood Park. Ages 5-9.
Rockwood Nature Center, 3401 Courthouse Road
Thursdays, April 2, 16, 23, 30; 3-5 p.m.        $28          Course 29698
Details: Bob Smet, smetr@chesterfield.gov or 745-8360

08/03 Nature Art Camp

Nature Art Camp

Join our art instructor and master naturalist to play nature games, create art inspired by plants and animals, hike out to sketch plein air, learn about and discover the plants and animals of central Virginia through hands-on art projects using a variety of mediums. For ages 7-10.
Monday-Friday, noon-4 p.m.         $85
Aug. 3-7                                              Course 29733
Aug. 10-14                                          Course 29734
Details: Bob Smet, smetr@chesterfield.gov or 745-8360