|Animal Tales Storytime sessions continue on June 7 & 21 at Ernie Miller Nature Center|
Animal Tales Storytime sessions will continue during June at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe. Young children and their parents are invited to come listen and learn during sessions on June 7 and 21.
Animal Tales Storytime is for ages two to six. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This program will feature stories, songs, and surprises. Participants will also get to meet a special animal friend at each session. Animal Tales Storytime was one of the many programs cited when the Ernie Miller Nature Center won an Oracle Award for Organizational Service and Leadership in the South Central Region from the National Storytelling Network a few years ago. To find this program in the My JCPRD Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under preschool and then under nature & outdoors. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keyword “storytelling.”
June sessions include a program on June 7 when the theme is, "Peek in a Pond," and a June 21 sessions when the theme is "Forest Friends. Other upcoming storytime sessions are scheduled for: " July 5, "Snake Surprise;" and July 19, "Turtle Time." Each session takes place on a Wednesday and will begin at 10:30 a.m.
The cost per 30-minute session is $2 per person, including adults, payable at the event. Advance registrations are not necessary for this program.
Ernie Miller Nature Center is located at 909 N. Kansas-7 Highway, Olathe. For more information, contact the Nature Center at (913) 764-7759.