Scout Island adds more activity time for pre-teens

Pre-teens have been asking for more nature time this summer at Scout Island Nature Centre.

Pre-teens have been asking for more nature time this summer at Scout Island Nature Centre.

Given this request, activity co-ordinator Jenny Noble says time for eight to 12 year olds will be expanded on Monday to Thursday afternoons, from 1 to 3 p.m. ($10 per session) in addition to their all-day Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. ($20).

Activities include mini-lessons, games and adventures geared toward that age group.

Children ages three to eight can still come to the morning sessions Monday to Friday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. or afternoon sessions Monday to Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. sessions and will have their own activities.

As always, parents need to register beforehand at 250-398-8532 or scoutisland@shaw.ca to be sure there is space available.

 

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