Charles Allen alerted me to these two great children’s programs this Saturday! Call 601-799-2311 now to sign up!

 

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Cottonmouth Viper, Agkistrodon piscivorous has a very toxic bite but only in self-defense. Let them be, give them their space. C.Paxton image and copyright

 

Saturday, March 23, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

 

Children will learn about Mississippi’s venomous snakes in this instructional program with Dr. Eddie Smith, Pearl River County Extension Agent. Lifelike snake replicas will be used in this program (no live snakes!). A great activity for homeschool students and their families! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Reservations requested. Members’ children $1; non-members’ children $3; no charge for adults.

 

 

CHILDREN’S WORKSHOP:

FLOWER PLANTING PROJECT

Saturday, March 23, 11:00 a.m. to Noon

Children will enjoy this program with Master Gardener Amy Nichols. “Ms. Flora” will read them a story and teach them about the parts of a flower. For the Sunflower Planting Project, they will plant sunflower seeds and make their very own mini-greenhouse to take home. Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Reservations requested. Members’ children $2; non-members’ children $4; no charge for adults. 

 

 

Patricia R. Drackett, Director and Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture

The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Extension Service

P.O. Box 1639, 370 Ridge Road, Picayune, MS 39466

www.crosbyarboretum.msstate.edu

Ph. 601.799.2311   Fax 601.799.2372

 

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