Connecting Children to Nature Initiative

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Connecting Children to Nature Spring Guide

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  1. CREATE
  2. LEARN
  3. EXPLORE
  4. GIVE BACK

DIY Bird Feeder

Join us at James Island as we take recycled and everyday items and create a fun bird feeder for your yard or local park. Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
James Island Recreation ComplexMarch 103:30pm-4:30pm4-8Free572210

Kid Planter Painting

Join us at St. Julian as we revamp our patio by painting ourplanter boxes with beautiful art. Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register by calling 843-724-7332 or online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
St. Julian Devine Community CenterMarch 124:00pm-5:00pm5-10Free181024

Nature Crowns

Join us at Hazel Parker to create your own crown using items found in nature! Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register by calling 843-958-6485 or online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
Hazel Parker PlaygroundMarch 163:30pm-4:30pmAllFREE580056-03


Outside Art Adventure

We will take messy art to a new level in the great outdoors. Toddlers will delight in paint, glue, glitter, squirt guns, balloons and more. They will get to make a mess in the grass, while exploring and expressing themselves through art. Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register by calling 843-724-7338 or online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
Arthur W. Christopher Community CenterMarch 1810:30am-11:30am2-4$10/child270620


Sun Print Paper Nature Art

Come to James Island and explore nature to gather items for our sun print art. Learn about the sun and shadows and different shapes and patterns created. Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
James Island Recreation ComplexMarch 2410:30am-11:30am3-5$5/child572210

Canvas Nature Prints

Come paint some cool nature art using leaves! Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register by calling 843-724-7332 or online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
St. Julian Devine Community CenterMarch 264:00pm-5:00pmAllFree181025

Create Your Own Forest

Come to AWCCC and learn about what makes a forest a forest. Kids will be able to create and design their own dioramas and forest with recycled materials. Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register by calling 843-724-7338 or online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
Arthur W. Christopher Community CenterMarch 294:00pm-5:00pm5-8Free270626

Nature Story Art

Join us at Hazel Parker to create a story and art using items found in nature! Pre-registration is required to monitor attendance so register by calling 843-958-6485 or online using the activity number below.

LocationDatesTimeAgesCostActivity Number
Hazel Parker PlaygroundApril 133:30pm-4:30pmAllFREE580056-04