Fla. Museum hosts fall preschool activities beginning Sept. 19

September 30th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Join your preschooler at the Florida Museum of Natural History every third Wednesday this fall and explore motion in the animal kingdom through stories, crafts and other age-appropriate activities with museum docents and staff.

“Wigglers and Walkers” begins at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 19 and will follow a “Walks of Life” theme, beginning with “Creepers and Crawlers.”

The Oct. 17 session will focus on “Climbers” and Nov. 21 features “Flyers and Gliders.” All classes begin at 3:30 p.m.

The cost for Florida Museum members is $4 for an adult and child pair, with $2 for each additional child. For non-members, the cost is $5 for each adult and child pair, with $2 for each additional child. No pre-registration is required. For more information call (352) 846-2000, ext. 277 or visit www.flmnh.ufl.edu/education/childrens_classes.htm.

Writer: Christine Eschenfelder
Media contact: Paul Ramey, (352) 273-2054, pramey@flmnh.ufl.edu