Programs for Kids
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Registration for Winter classes begins November 3

Winter Break Workshops - $15
Join us for vacation fun at the Nature Center!
Ages 5-8. Children must have Kindergarten experience.


Wild and Wily - Dec 22 (#11164)
Join the pack and explore the realm of the curious coyote.

Mission Migration - Dec 23 (#11165)
Journey with us on an impossible adventure.

Adventures in Art - Dec 24 (#11166)
Bring the outdoors in as you celebrate nature and your own creativity.

Nature's Itty Bitty Recycling Crew - Dec 29 (#11173)
Let's miniaturize! Discover the tiny creatures beneath our feet that help the forest grow.

Guess Whooooo...? - Dec 30 (#11174)
Silent flight, awake at night and super sight...Who am I?

Call of the Wild - Dec 31 (#11175)
Take a trip around the world and discover the amazing language of animals.

Pre-school Programs

Preschool in Nature
Enrich your child's learning in an interactive natural setting. Our pre-school sessions will encourage social skills, increase creativity and foster group cooperation, while exercising minds and bodies on the trails.
For ages 3-5. Children must be potty-trained. This is not a parent participation class.
Classes take place Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10-11:30am.
$90 per session.

- Jan 6 - Jan 29 "Long Winter's Nap" (#11154)
- Feb 10 - Mar 5 "Love is in the Air" (#11155)

Parent and Me Programs

1-day Parent & Me Workshops
Bring your sense of adventure as we make new friends and celebrate nature's seasonal wonders through outdoor exploration, stories, art, music and movement. For ages 18mo-5yrs. Parent participation required. Classes take place Wednesdays from 10-11:30am. $20 per adult/child pair.
- Nov 19 "Turkey Trottin' Art" (#10763)
- Dec 10 "Winter Holiday Crafts" (#10764)
- Jan 14 "Hibernation Station" (#11162)
- Feb 11 "Love Bugs" (#11163)

Bubble, Fizz, Boom!
Explore and experiment with gooey, drippy, fun! You and your child(ren) will have a "blast" with hands-on science play. Come dressed for a mess and ready for fun. Ages 2-5. Parent participation required. $40 per adult/child pair. Bring $15 materials fee to first class. Mondays, 9:30-10:15am.
- Jan 12 - Feb 2 (#11156)
- Feb 23 - Mar 16 (#11157)

Tales and Trails
We will explore the incredible changing world of the Nature Center while discovering creatures large and small and investigating them in creative ways. Puppets, songs and a parachute are all a part of this fun-filled class. Ages 18mo-5yrs. Parent participation required. $40 per adult/child pair. Material fee included. Fridays, 9:15-10am or 10:15-11am.
- Jan 9 - 30, 9:30 (#11159) or 10:30 (#11330)
- Feb 13 - Mar 6, 9:30 (#11160) or 10:30 (#11331)

Badger Tours - $5
Ages 5-18. Scouts can enhance merit badge work with a 90-minute program focused on a
specific badge.