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NaturesCool-Nature Wriders 6/16-6/20

Basalt Recreation Department - Old Pond Park

Monday, June 16, 2014 - Friday, June 20, 2014
Old Pond Park 2 Rivers Road BasaltCO  81621
Monday, June 16, 2014 - Friday, June 20, 2014
Old Pond Park 2 Rivers Road BasaltCO  81621

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What's Included

Two of my favorite means of seeing and understanding nature involve riding, and writing. Riding bikes along mid-valley bike paths will take us to some of the greatest natural settings around Basalt, and writing will settle us in to see the small details and record our observations through creative writing activities. Each journal page will also incorporate water color, illustration, collage, pastels or tempra painting techniques. Participants must be able to ride comfortably at a RELAXED pace along paved paths for up to 20 minutes, and must be able to focus attention on writing projects for up to 20 minutes, 2 times per day (with guidance). Of course before we write, we have to share an experience worth writing about, so the week will be filled with games, treasure hunts, role plays and more! Class is Monday-Thursday 9:30-3:30 and Friday 9:30-1:30. Bring: Backpack (Hat, sunglasses, water, rain jacket, snack, lunch), bike (no smaller than 20″), helmet Provided: Journals, pens, pencils, project supplies, craft materials, games, and everything else. Instructor-Garry Pfaffmann

About This Organizer

Basalt, Colorado is located midvalley between Aspen and Carbondale. Recreation is a large part of everyone's life in this valley and our goal is to see our valley's children have enjoyable and safe ways to recreate in the valley.

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  • Basalt Recreation Department

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Old Pond Park 2 Rivers Road BasaltCO  81621
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