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Winter Vacation Workshops


67 Main St
Essex, CT, 06426
United States


(860) 767-8269
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
CRM Members: $20/child per day; $50/week Non Members: $25/child per day; $65/week


6-8 years 9-12 years
Contact name: 
Kendall Perkins
Winter Vacation Workshops for Kids! Join us over Christmas Vacation Week for three mornings of creative fun!

Wednesday, December 27: Terrific Trains!!!

Explore the Holiday Train Show, meet train artist Steve Cryan and find out how he makes his fabulous layout. Design and paint a wooden train of your own and create an I SPY Challenge!

Thursday, December 28: Nature and Art: Photography, Painting and Observing our Winter World

Join us for a winter exploration as we learn about how plants, animals and River prepare for a new season.  We will take a walk to explore and observe nature from many perspectives — patterns, colors, textures, landscapes and individual species.  Children are encouraged to bring a digital camera. We will also sketch and paint. Photos taken today can be edited at home and submitted to the Land Trust Photo contest.

Friday, December 29: Captivating Crystals!!

Learn about the amazing world of crystals, explore through science and art the beauty of their structure. . .create your own crystals and 3D models to understand how crystals are formed.

Pre-registration required