Join us at a Spring Gardening Party, co-hosted by the Girl Scouts. At this event, we will read a story about gardening, talk about why gardening is important, and make a planter out of a recyclable container with items found around your house! Families of all ages are welcome!
MATERIALS NEEDED (items commonly found around the house)
• Helpful adult (for younger audience members)
• Recycled milk carton or jug
• Box cutter and scissors
• Brushes for paints
• Acrylic paints (assorted colors)
ABOUT THE YEAR OF THE BUTTERFLY
This event is part of the Year of the Butterfly initiative going on from April 22-August 31. Check out other cool Monarch Butterfly activities happening at Oak Park Public Library at oppl.org/butterfly and in the community at fopcon.org/year-of-the-butterfly.
What is the Year of the Monarch and how can you participate? Check out the llinois Monarch Project at illinoismonarchproject.org.