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Nature Tots at Scotland Run Park provides nature-based programs to children

Nature Tots at Scotland Run Park provides nature-based programs to children$0 $0(Clayton, NJ) -- The Gloucester County Department of Parks and Recreation educates children on nature and our environment with Nature Tots.$0$0The Nature Tots program is built for children of all ages and provides opportunity to explore something new and unique within nature. The program focuses on one topic per session and includes an activity and craft.$0$0"Our parks system is one of the crown jewels of the county," stated Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger. "Blending nature's beauty and the imagination of discovery makes education and learning fun."$0$0Freeholder Jim Lavender, Liaison to the Department of Parks and Recreation said, “You're never too young to learn about our world. The Nature Tots program is held in our Nature Center inside Scotland Run Park. It’s a great place for children to discover their love of nature and the world around them.”$0 $0Winter Sessions have already begun but registration is still open for the following programs:$0February 18 - Mammals of Scotland Run$0February 25 - Pond life$0March 3 - Bats$0March 10 – Bluebirds$0  $0Nature Tots programs are free and held every Tuesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. All programs will be held at Scotland Run Park, located at 980 East Academy Street in Clayton. While all sessions are free, preregistration is required. Call 856-251-6710 for more information or visit www.gloucestercountynj.gov.$0###$0$0

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