For Greene County News
XENIA — Children will discover the magic of gardening through books at Greene County Parks & Trails’ “Storybook Gardens” program series. The events will take place from 10-11:30 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 17 and 24, as well as Oct. 1, 8, 15 and 22 at Russ Nature Reserve, 2380 Kemp Road, Beavercreek.
Young gardeners between the ages of three and six will read “Too Many Pumpkins” and “From Seed to Sunflower” while learning to garden.
Children should be dressed to work in the garden. The cost for the program series is $30 or $8 for each individual session.
For more information, call Greene County Parks & Trails at 937-562-6440, visit gcparkstrails.com or email [email protected]
GCP&T Staff Naturalist Mel Grosvenor reads a selection from a children’s gardening book at this spring’s “Storybook Gardens” program.