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Make Your Own Bird Feeders

April dates added





A free workshop for kids & caregivers
For kids & caregivers
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About the program

MacGregor Playgound
Program Session Dates

Join us for some outdoor fun. Program participants will create a bird feeder, fill it with seeds, and if they wish install it close by to see it in action!

In this outdoor program, kids & caregivers will create hanging bird feeders from found objects, recycled materials & seeds; then spend some time watching our creations and the animals that visit them. Bring your own supplies - or get a kit from us (to order a kit contact us in advance @childnatureconnect ,

What you will need:

  • 60cm string

  • 2-4 cups "wild" birdseed

  • An empty plastic bottle with lid, well rinsed, ( examples: 2L pop bottle, liquid soap bottle, or plastic ketchup bottle)

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Jessica Shepherd

Jessica Shepherd

Jessica is a trained artist, educator, facilitator, food enthusiast, and parent of two. Since 2008 she has been providing children with safe, fun and enriching experiences in her home and community. She loves making messes and experimenting with art, gardening, cooking, and spends her free time camping and adventuring outdoors. Taking cues from Positive Parenting, Mindfulness, and Non-Violent Communication, Jessica has developed educational support & curriculum content, & hands-on kids programming for organizations including the Education department of the AGO, Ontario Museum of Archeology, The Children's Storefront (EarlyON), Essential Skills Advantage, The Canadian Homeschooler, Native Child & Family Services Toronto.

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