THINGS TO DO: Tromp through the swamp; a day for the dogs in Gardens


STORY TIME WITH DAD

Bring dad to story time at the Barnes & Noble in Legacy Place for a special Father’s Day story time featuring “With My Daddy: A Book of Love and Family” by Jo Witek. The children’s story time is 11 a.m. June 16 at the bookstore, 11380 Legacy Ave. Activities will follow the book reading.

READ: Kids learn to explore forest in Gardens through natural areas program

GROWING UP WILD SWAMP TROMP

Children 7 and younger can traipse through the swamp of Sweetbay Natural Area, led by Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management biologists. They will use a throw-trap to see what creatures live under the water in the outdoor classroom and then do an outdoor craft project. The nature walk is 9 to 11 a.m. June 21.

Closed-toe shoes, long pants and bug spray are suggested. Sweetbay Natural Area is just inside the entrance to North County Airport. The site doesn’t have any restroom facilities.

The program is free. Register online at https://bit.ly/2laK3rI by June 20. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

DOG DAY

Garden of Life has a special spin on the annual “Take Your Dog to Work Day.” You can meet some of Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control’s adoptable dogs at a free event 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 22. Garden of Life is at 4200 Northcorp Parkway, suite 200.



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