Little Explorers Autumn Gatherings
St. Mary’s City, MD – Historic St. Mary’s City’s popular Little Explorers program for preschoolers is continuing through the fall. Children ages 3-5 and a parent will enjoy a variety of activities with a seasonal flair. Most gatherings include a story, a song, a craft, and a visit to one of the museum’s living history sites. The schedule for the remainder of the season follows:
October 17 - The Little Red Hen - Cluck, scratch and lay an egg! Chickens are interesting birds; visit the Plantation chicks and find out why. Meet at the Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation.
November 7 – Merry Mice – Is there a mouse in the house? Visit the Plantation cat. Will he chase the mice coming in from the cold? Meet at the Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation.
December 8 – Circle of Holidays – Discover the holidays celebrated at this time of the year – Chanukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and others. Discuss their commonalities – light, food, song and presents! Meet in The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary.
Little Explorers programs run from 10:00 a.m. – 11 a.m. Admission is $4 per child for non-members and $3 per child for Friends members. Accompanying adult are free! For more information, contact the museum at 240-895-4990 or email@example.com.