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Rain program for kids at arboretum tonight

Published: Thursday, April 18, 2013 11:23 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013 11:24 a.m. CDT

A Jasper County Conservation Knee-High Naturalists program on rain is set for 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Newton Arboretum.

The free program includes a story, an activity and group directed exploration. 

The Knee-High Naturalists program is offered the third Thursday of each month and designed especially for nature-loving tots from ages 3 to 5. The educational sessions are discovery based, focused on encouraging first connections with the natural world and instilling a sense of wonder that will last a lifetime.  

For more information, contact the Jasper County Conservation Board at (641) 792-9780 or visit

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