Each week offers a theme around which activities have been developed.
Programs include short hikes, games, stories, crafts and
visits with the Nature Center's animals.
PROGRAMS HELD AT THE NATURE CENTER
Monday through Friday
9 am - Noon
1 - 4 pm
Members $200 / Nonmembers $250 per program
Limit: 10 students
Grade levels are those your child will enter in the fall
Participants should bring a snack daily (NO peanut products please)
Bugs, Bugs, Bugs (NEW)...
June 29 - July3
Grasshoppers, Dragonflies, Ants! Oh My! Join us for an exciting week exploring the wide array of sizes, colors, and shapes of bugs!
Rockin’ Rocks ... July 6 - 10
Calling all rock hounds! Jump into geology with this rockin’ good program. We’ll start a collection, make fossils, create sculptures, and even make musical instruments to sing some rockin’ good tunes.
Busy Beavers ... July 13 - 17
Busy beavers let’s get to work! Did you know that a beaver is a fantastic architect and engineer? Let’s learn beaver skills and try to impress them with ours!
Nature's Detectives ... July 20 - 24
Who left these tracks? What made that sound? We live in a world of wonder, so let’s explore, use fancy gadgets, and
find answers to these and other questions.
Fish, Frogs & Polliwogs ... July 27 - 31
Get our boots and buckets ready and head to the stream and pond! Discover the mysterious world below the surface. Who lives there and what do they look like?
Art Adventures (NEW)... August 3 - 7
Travel through the woods in search of inspiration for our art creations. Use natural materials to paint, sculpt and build.
Friday at 11:45 am for family members and friends!
Water, Wind & Sun ... August 10 - 14
Find your “force” and the forces of nature! Join us for exciting science experiments, magnets, volcanic eruptions, and much, much more!
Summer Send-off ... August 17-21 for students K– 5th Grade
Spend the final days of summer exploring the forest, fields and streams around the Nature Center.
$200/week Members ($50/day); $250/week Non-Members ($60/day)