Spring fun for the kids at Mashomack

Children will learn about butterfly life cycles at Mashomack Preserve on May 25. (Credit: Randee Daddona)

Children will learn about butterfly life cycles at Mashomack Preserve on May 25.
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

May is here and Mashomack Preserve trees are leafing, birds are flying and nature is bursting forth.

Children ages 4 and up will learn about frogs and butterflies and their life cycles at “After School Nature: Grow As We Go” a program on Wednesday, May 25 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Preserve.

The event includes a short hike, a fun craft and a snack too. This program was originally scheduled for May 18.

Programs require pre-registration. There is no fee to attend, but a free will donation is encouraged. Call the Mashomack office at (631) 749-1001 for further information or e-mail mashomackpreserve@tnc.org.

Mashomack Preserve is located at 47 S. Ferry Road, Shelter island.