Thursday, April 11
Children ages three to five learn about April Showers with their adult through crafts and nature activities from 1 to 2 p.m. at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park . The cost is $5 per child. Register online. For information, call 703-631-0013.
Become a rockhound in an evening at Hidden Oaks Nature Center from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Learn Northern Virginia geology for your own edification or to lead your children on a rocking adventure. Participants must be at least age 15. The cost is $10 per person. Register online. For information, call 703-941-1065.
Thursday, April 11 & Saturday, April 25
Junior Farmer Fun
Children ages 2 to 12 years go behind the scenes to help the farmers at Frying Pan Park from 4 to 5 p.m. Help with milking the cows and collecting eggs. Play old-fashioned games. Adult must attend class with child. The cost is $5 per child. Register online. For information, call 703-437-9101.