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Enrolled 3rd Rock Kids youth members can participate in most activities for free. Non-members pay non-member fees for each event. 
June Events
In the Garden
Monday, June 10, 2024 - 5:30 PM, 
"A Living Teepee for the Hungry" 
Members will plant vine plants that grow up bamboo to create a teepee.
@ Chicopee Community Garden, Lincoln Grove Park, 
Broadway Street, Chicopee, MA
​Members - Free
Nonmembers - $15

On the Trail
Saturday, June 1, 2024 - 10:00 AM
"Endangered Plants: The Hunt for Lady Slippers." Members will learn why plants become endangered. We will bring our pH tester out onto the trail to test soil pH in different ecosystems along the trail.
@ Black/Stevens Trail behind Plains School in South Hadley.

​Members - Free
Nonmembers - $15
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In the Kitchen/Studio
In the Community
Monday, June 24, 2024 - 5:30 PM, 
"Helper Plants: Herbs & Flowers"
@ Chicopee Community Garden, Lincoln Grove Park, 
Broadway Street, Chicopee, MA
​Members - Free
Nonmembers - $15

Friday, June 7th, 2024 - 5:30 PM, 
"Father's Day Soap on a Rope"
Members will learn how to make melt and pour soap for their dads.
@ Beyond Crayons Art Studio
665 Prospect St., Chicopee, MA
​Members - Free
Nonmembers - $15

Friday, June 14, 2024 - 5:30 PM, 
"Strawberry Fields"
Members will pick strawberries and then head to the studio to make strawberry shortcake and learn how to dehydrate strawberry puree to make all natural fruit roll ups. 
@ Dickenson's Farm, 
New Ludlow Road, Granby, MA
@ Beyond Crayons Art Studio,
665 Prospect Street, Chicopee, MA
​Members - Free
Nonmembers - $15

Friday, June 21st, 2024 - 5:30 PM, 
"Learn How to Press Flowers"
Members will learn how to press flowers and create a tissue paper lantern from pressed flowers. 
@ Beyond Crayons Art Studio
665 Prospect St, Chicopee, MA
​Members - Free
Nonmembers - $15