Children in the Dell

Children in the Dell

Our Children in the Dell virtual sessions are fun to watch all year long!
We will continue to add videos to our archive so check back frequently to learn something new.

Children in the Dell – Sound Garden and Musical Instruments

Originally aired June 27, 2020
Miss Susan introduces us to the musical instruments in the Arboretum Sound Garden, and we make our own instruments from recycled and repurposed materials. Click here to access video.

Children in the Dell – Midsummer’s Eve and Maypole

Originally aired June 20, 2020
Miss Jo meets us in the Fairy Forest to tell us about Midsummer’s Eve, a very special holiday for Fairies! We also learn how to make a Maypole so that the Fairies can celebrate with a dance. Click here to access video.

Children in the Dell – Nature’s Treasure Box

Originally aired June 13, 2020
Miss Ashlee leads viewers on a walk around Yew Dell’s gardens while looking for treasures that have fallen on the ground, like leaves and flower petals. She reminds us to not pull anything off live plants or trees.Click here to access the video.

Children in the Dell – Bird Watching Video

Originally aired June 6, 2020
Join Miss Ashlee in the gardens for an introduction to birds both common – and rare – in our backyards. We will also make a binocular craft from repurposed materials.  Click here to access the video.