Nature Kids: Watercolor Cat Faces!

Nature Kids is an after-school program for grades 2-5 offered by the Straub Environmental Center. The program is designed to provide Salem area students with unique environmental education experiences.   Participants explore nature and study a variety of environmental topics relating to western Oregon. This month’s featured class is Watercoloring Cat Faces. Artists and scientists both learn to observe things closely. Local artist Jill Johnson will help participants develop their powers of observation and have painting cat faces using watercolor techniques.

Facts at a Glance

Event Title: Nature Kids: Watercolor Cat Faces

Presenter: Bobbie Snead and local artist, Jill Johnson

Day/Date: Thursday, January 14th (2nd/3rd grade) and January 21st (4th and 5th graders)

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

Location: Straub Environmental Center

Address:  1320 A Street NE Salem, OR 97301

Cost: $5/student at the door (Space is limited; pre-registration is encouraged)

Public Contact: Nichole Rose, SEC Program Coordinator

Phone: 503-391-4145 (OK to publish)

Email: Nichole@StraubEnvironmentalCenter.org (OK to publish)

Website: www.StraubEnvironmentalCenter.org

Sponsors: Capitol Subaru and LifeSource Natural Foods