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Fledglings and Friends: A Preschool Story Time

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Fledglings and Friends is a regular Seattle Audubon Event! Mark every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:30-11:15am on your calendars for Seattle Audubon Fledglings and Friends Story Time!

Dedicated to the youngest bird and nature enthusiasts in our community, Fledglings and Friends Story Time offers children ages 2-5 an opportunity to hear stories about birds and nature, do fun crafts, explore the outdoors, and just have fun! Each story time has a different theme around which all activities are centered. Come join us in The Nature Shop for a great time! All story times are $2 per child and first come first served. No preregistration or RSVP required.

Upcoming Fledglings and Friends Story Times:

February 21: Footprints

All animals make footprints, and they're pretty fun to find! We'll read stories about footprints and tracking, do some tracking outside, and create craft with our own footprints.

Date/Time: Wednesday, February 21, from 10:30-11:15am


March 21: Fancy Plumage

Red, blue, green, black, white, and even iridescent, bird feathers come in all different colors! We'll read stories about birds with fancy plumage, look at real birds with fancy colored feathers, and create our own birds with fancy plumage.

Date/Time: Wednesday, March 21, from 10:30-11:15am


April 18: Earth Day!

Let's celebrate and learn our beautiful home: EARTH!

Date/Time: Wednesday, April 18, from 10:30-11:15am


May 16: Worms

Worms are the earth's little underground bulldozers. They may be small but they're mighty! We'll read worm stories, look for worms in our native garden, and create a worm craft.

Date/Time: Wednesday, May 16, from 10:30-11:15am


Want Fledglings and Friends at your preschool?

Seattle Audubon is now offering Fledglings and Friends Story Times at local preschools! We are happy to come to your classroom with stories and activities in a variety of topics. Story times can also be combined with a one-week rental of our Fledglings education kit for a well-rounded bird themed unit for your students.

To request a Fledglings and Friends story time at your school, download and fill out our request form. For questions and  more info, please contact Hanae Bettencourt, Education Associate, at hanaeb@seattleaudubon.org.

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