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Howell Woods Nature Center Classroom

November 2019

Insect Investigators

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meet us at the Learning Center as we discuss the largest animal group in the world: insects! We will explore local insects with nets and then create your own insect to take home. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or by calling the Learning Center (919) 938-0115. $5/participant. 

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Pre-K Nature Explorers

November 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us on Tuesdays this fall as we start a new preschool series called Nature Explorers. Each lesson will include a story and a craft related to each week's theme. Each program will be $5/participant. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or call the Learning Center @ (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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Turkey Time

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

As Thanksgiving nears, we are celebrating with an overview of the main bird: Turkey! Join us as we discuss its role in local habitats and create a turkey craft to take home. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or by calling the Learning Center (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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Pre-K Nature Explorers

November 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us on Tuesdays this fall as we start a new preschool series called Nature Explorers. Each lesson will include a story and a craft related to each week's theme. Each program will be $5/participant. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or call the Learning Center @ (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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December 2019

Pre-K Nature Explorers

December 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us on Tuesdays this fall as we start a new preschool series called Nature Explorers. Each lesson will include a story and a craft related to each week's theme. Each program will be $5/participant. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or call the Learning Center @ (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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Hibernation Station

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

As the temperatures cool outside, animals survive by hibernating. Meet us at the Learning Center as we learn about hibernation with a story time and then create our own habitat shelters. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or by calling the Learning Center (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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Pre-K Nature Explorers

December 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us on Tuesdays this fall as we start a new preschool series called Nature Explorers. Each lesson will include a story and a craft related to each week's theme. Each program will be $5/participant. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or call the Learning Center @ (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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Owl Safari

December 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us as we search for the elusive Barred Owl. We will introduce raptors, visit our Birds of prey exhibit, and then take a truck ride to search for these nocturnal creatures. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or by calling the Learning Center (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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Winter Birds

December 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Come celebrate the Winter Solstice by observing animals that overwinter: birds! We will learn how to identify local and migrant species and examine birds from feeders and the trail. To register please email t_stanforth@johnstoncc.edu or by calling the Learning Center (919) 938-0115. $5/participant.

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