Nature art class
Grandparents and grandchildren can create memories together from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, June 20, at Wargo Nature Center, 7701 Main St. $30 plus tax for adult and one child, ages 5 and up. Register at www.anokacountyparks.com or call 651-429-8007.
Visit Gammelgården Museum, 20880 Olinda Trail, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 21. Swedish bands, art & crafts, raising the Maj-stång. $12 smorgasbord from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Elim Church ($8 for kids). Free parking. Call 651-433-5053.
Birds and flowers
Ages 15 and up can see flowering plants and watch for birds from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 21, at Pioneer Park, 2491 125th Ave. $5; register by June 20 at 651-429-8007.
Insect, plant technology
The whole family can use iPads to explore the natural world from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 21, at Wargo Nature Center, 7701 Main St. $4.50 plus tax; register at www.anokacountyparks.com or call 651-429-8007.
Ages 4 and 5 can explore the creative world of Dr. Seuss from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday, June 23-26, at Wargo Nature Center, 7701 Main St. $85 plus tax; register at www.anokacountyparks.com or call 651-429-8007.
Birding and brunch
Ages 12 and up can find breeding birds and eat a light brunch from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 24 at Wargo Nature Center, 7701 Main St. $5 plus tax; register by June 23 at 651-429-8007.
Little tyke archers
Children in kindergarten through second grade can learn to string and shoot a bow while staying safe from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday, July 7 and Wednesday, July 9, at Camp Lakamaga, 12300 Lakamaga Trail. Parents welcome. $14; register by June 27 at www.ci.scandia.mn.us or call 651-433-2274.