Shaw Nature Reserve in Gray Summit will combine the exploration of books and nature next week during its Tale Travelers event around Pinetum Lake. The event will be held Monday, March 18, through Friday, March 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. 

Hike the reserve, hear wonderful children’s stories such as “A Log’s Life” by Wendy Pfeffer or “Wonderful Worms” by Linda Glaser, and enjoy hands-on activities like making fairy houses or making a cloud in a bottle. 

This event is weather dependent. 

All ages are welcome to attend! 

For more information, people should call the visitor’s center at 636-451-3512.