Nature AdventuresTM classes are now open for registration!
All Nature AdventuresTM classes will be held at the Museum campus. Participants may explore up to 12 themed stations each day! Each week, an experienced Museum instructor will engage children in a variety of science experiments, activities and crafts connected to the central theme. Class time will include an introduction to the activities and a read-aloud (Early Learners, After School and Homeschool groups) or circle time/read-aloud for the Tykes group. Occasional off-site field trips may include the Sea Center, tide pools, neighboring watersheds, butterfly grove, and more!
Themes for 2015:
Winter (January 13 – March 5):
In Touch with Nature (8 weeks)
Spring (April 14 – May 21):
Fossil Mania (6 weeks)
Fall (September 15 – November 6):
Building/Physical Science Theme (8 weeks)
In Touch with Nature
Winter 2015 (January 13 – March 5; 8 weeks)
Become a naturalist as you explore the Backyard, the Nature Club House, the Curiosity Lab, and the Sea Center. Catch an insect, find the perfect leaf, and listen to a bird call. Examine a special rock, study a secretive forest critter, and explore a unique habitat. Take a hike in our Backyard and visit the Sea Center to explore the ocean critters.
Early Learners (drop off), ages 4-6 on Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Afterschool (drop off), ages 6-10 on Wednesdays 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Tykes (1 child/1 adult), ages 2-4 on Thursday mornings 10:00 -11:00 am
Homeschool (drop off), ages 6-12, Thursday afternoons 1:30 -3:00 pm