Sunday, August 12 – 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Art at the Farm
Drop-in workshop for children ages 4 through 11 where you can learn about animals that live in Cambridge while making a simple hand puppet out of empty boxes. Make an American Toad, Bullfrog, Snapping Turtle or Painted Turtle, Tree Swallow, Carolina Wren, Monarch Butterfly, Luna Moth, or any animal that calls Cambridge home. We’ll give out Cambridge Wildlife trading cards to attendees, too! Children MUST be accompanied by a parent. Register at kidsmakepuppets.eventbrite.com. Location: Hurley Street Neighborhood Farm, 213 Hurley St., East Cambridge, Mass.
Sunday, August 19 – 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Monarch Butterfly Release Celebration
Sunday, August 26 – 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m
August’s spotlight is on the world of insects. They’re everywhere and full of hidden talents, let’s explore together how they live. This family program is best suited for kids between 4 and 12. Accompanying adult must be present, service dogs only please, and dress appropriately as this is an outdoor program. Groups please check-in with with Ranger Tim at tpuopolo@cambridgeMA.gov prior to Thursday, August 23rd. Location: Ranger Station, Fresh Pond Reservation, 250 Fresh Pond Parkway Cambridge, Mass.