Winter Wee Wonder series for preschoolers

Children learned about snowflakes during The Institute’s Wee Wonders program last winter. A new series of Wee Wonder programs are scheduled for February at Pine Hill Recreation Area. PROVIDED PHOTO

ROUZERVILLE—Parents of preschoolers take note: It’s Winter Wee Wonder time!

The Institute is offering a series of four outdoor nature programs for preschoolers in February.

Designed for children ages 2.5 to 5, the Wee Wonder programs will run on Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16 and 23, from 1 to 2:15 p.m. at Pine Hill recreation area.

Taught by Institute educators, age-appropriate program activities include exploring the outdoors, hikes, nature stories, rhymes, finger plays, nature games and puppets.

Pre-registration for the full series and payment in advance are required by Jan. 28.

The fee for all four programs is $28 for members of The Institute, and $32 for the general public, per child. Limited to 12 children. To register, email The Institute at i[email protected] or call 717-762-0373 or visit The Institute.

In compliance with official guidelines, Covid-19 safety measures will be in place.

Wee Wonder programs are sponsored by Diana Dale, in memory of Mary Ann Payne. Also supported in part by Today’s Horizon Fund contributors: The Nora Roberts Foundation; The John R. Hershey Jr. and Anna L. Hershey Family Foundation; Alma W. Oyer; APX Enclosures, Inc.; and the Carolyn Terry Eddy Family: Carolyn, with daughters Connie Fleagle & Kim Larkin. Facility support courtesy of Washington Township.

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