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Backyard birdfeeding event for kids Jan. 17

Published: Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 12:21 p.m. CST • Updated: Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 12:43 p.m. CST

A Knee-High Naturalists program on backyard birdfeeding, offered by Jasper County Conservation, is planned for 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Newton Arboretum.

Knee-High Naturalist  educational sessions, designed children ages 3 to 5, are discovery-based and focused on encouraging first connections with the natural world.  Each program includes a story, an activity and group directed exploration.  

The program is free and open to all. Call (641) 792-9780 for more information.

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