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Name: Alexander
Age: 5
City: Hugo
Parents: Laura and Jesse Carroll
Siblings: Emmaline, 2

Favorite movie: The LEGO Movie

Favorite book: The Biggest Sandwich Ever by Rita Golden Gelman 

Favorite activities: Swimming, writing letters, building with LEGOs and going on adventures

Favorite foods: Cucumbers, pizza, shrimp and ice cream

 

Camper experience: Last summer, Alex attended a bug-focused camp at Wargo Nature Center in Hugo and an art camp at Tamarack Nature Center in White Bear Township. This summer, he plans to attend Green Thumb Gardeners camp at Tamarack Nature Center.

Photo by Laura Carroll Photography /  lauracarrollphotography.com


Out & About
Lil' Explorer Thursdays
When: Mar 5, 10 a.m.-noon
Where: Como Zoo Park and Conservatory, St. Paul
Cost: FREE
Website: comozooconservatory.org
Woolly Bears: Itsy Bitsy Spider
When: Mar 5, 12:45-2:15 p.m.
Where: Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul
Cost: $14 per child; pre-registration is required.
Website: dodgenaturecenter.org
Woolly Bears: Itsy Bitsy Spider
When: Mar 6, 10-11:30 a.m.
Where: Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul
Cost: $14 per child; pre-registration is required.
Website: dodgenaturecenter.org
Dive-In Movie
When: Mar 6, 7 p.m.
Where: Tropics Indoor Waterpark, Shoreview
Cost: FREE
Website: shoreviewcommunitycenter.com
Free Family Flicks
When: Mar 7, 10 a.m.
Where: Theatres at Mall of America, Bloomington
Cost: FREE
Website: theatresmoa.com
Spuds and Buds
When: Mar 7, Noon-4 p.m.
Where: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Chaska
Cost: Included in gate admission ($12 for ages 13 and older)
Website: arboretum.umn.edu
Free First Saturday: Kids' Film Festival
When: Mar 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Cost: FREE
Website: walkerart.org
Woolly Bears: Itsy Bitsy Spider
When: Mar 7, 10-11:30 a.m.
Where: Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul
Cost: $14 per child; pre-registration is required.
Website: dodgenaturecenter.org
Spuds and Buds
When: Mar 8, Noon-4 p.m.
Where: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Chaska
Cost: Included in gate admission ($12 for ages 13 and older)
Website: arboretum.umn.edu
Nature After Dinner: Maple Syrup Time
When: Mar 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul
Cost: $5 per child. Pre-registration is required.
Website: dodgenaturecenter.org
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