150 W. 100th St.
Upper West Side, NY 10025
Description: Beatrix Potter was a scientist who published essays on the natural world that surrounded her and inspired her children's books as well as studies. Discover how she transformed her careful observations into beautiful illustrations and colorful characters. The Peter and Potter workshop addresses a different environmental theme each session, beginning with a chapter reading from one of Potter's books and ending with a hands-on project. Registration required by phone or in-person.
Presented by the Children's Museum of Manhattan. For ages 5 to 8 years old.