'Shop Kid Free' today at Earthplace
Updated 7:50 am, Saturday, December 3, 2011
Earthplace will hold a "Shop Kid Free Days" program Saturday, Dec. 3 and 10, at its facility, 10 Woodside Lane.
Two separate sessions will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 1 to 4 p.m., during which the naturalist staff will organize board games, Legos, art projects, dress-up clothes, dramatic play and stories for toilet-trained children ages 3 and up. Activities will also involve Natureplace, the playground, trails and animals.
Volunteers will also offer a free gift-wrapping service with free wrapping paper, ribbons and tags. Donations will be accepted for this service.
The cost is $30 for members, $35 for non-members, for the first child and $25 for members, $30 for non-members, for an additional child. Parents must choose one of the two sessions. Children should bring a lunch for the morning session. Earthplace will provide a snack for the afternoon session.
Reservations are required by calling 203-227-7253.