Family Friendly, Hands-on Nature Fair at Glen Urquhart School

Beverly MA, Family Friendly, Hands-on Nature Fair at Glen Urquhart School

Join us at Glen Urquhart School in Beverly Farms Sunday, November 5th from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. for our family-friendly North Shore Nature Fair. Pre-K through grade eight students will enjoy hands-on activities and nature-based projects, coordinated by GUS educators and like-minded partners from across the North Shore, will be situated across our 23-acre campus.

The GUS campus features a nature trail, woodlands and marsh, an athletic field, and outdoor and greenhouse classrooms. Partners include Kestrel Educational Partners, Change is Simple, Mass Audubon, The Food Project, Beverly Bootstraps, and more!

GUS embraces child-led exploration in the classroom and across the natural environment of the North Shore. Enjoy Director of Lower School, Sarah Kotwicki's recent article, "Nature Makes Us Kinder," on the importance of spending time in nature. Sarah writes, "The diverse landscape on which our school sits provides wonderful indoor and outdoor classrooms. Our wetlands, open meadows, and interesting topography support the kind of teaching and learning our founders dreamed of."

Admission is free and complimentary cider and seasonal snacks will be served.

Participating partners include:

Admission is free and complimentary cider and seasonal snacks will be served. Please bring a canned good to donate to our Beverly Bootstraps Thanksgiving food drive.

 

When: 
Sunday, November 5th, 2017, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Prices: 
Admission is Free
Phone: 
978-927-1064

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