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Nature Adventures Winter Classes 2017
Nature Adventures Winter Classes, Tykes Series: Ages 2-4 (1 child/1 adult)
Nature Engineers and Animal Architects
Ages 2-4, 8 Thursdays, 10:00 AM-11AM

Join us in exploring things that move, float, fly and stick together. Build models, test ideas, and compare inventions to models in nature. Learn about critters that inspire the gadgets. Bring home your creations and experiment!


January 19-March 9, 8 Thursdays, 10-11AM
$120 Members, $135 Non-Members

space left: 1 students

Nature Adventures Winter Classes, Homeschool Series: Ages 6-12
Beyond the Stars - Home School
Ages 6-12, 8 Thursdays, 12:30PM-3:30 PM

Explore what is takes to survive on another planet. Participate in the team challenges; experimental designs; and engineering constructions. Model and build a rover, a rocket, a space module, and essential components of a space station. Learn about the stars; celestial bodies and planets. Construct models to bring home and experiment.


January 19-March 9, 8 Thursdays, 12:30-3:30 PM
$208 Members, $224 Non-Members

space left: 2 students

Nature Adventures Winter Classes, Grandparent Series: Ages 2-8 (1 child/1 adult)
Outdoor Aventures for Grandparents and Grandkids (NEW CLASS)
Ages 2-8, 6 Mondays, 10:00 AM-11:00AM

Grandparents and their grandkids can now sign up for their own weekly Nature Adventure! Each week, go to the Museum, Sea Center or an off-site location with your grandchild and discover the different animals and plants found in the Santa Barbara community. Come to the Museum during the odd weeks (Weeks 1, 3, 5) to learn to draw, cast and print an animal track or a leaf. Visit a variety of outdoor spaces* in Santa Barbara during weeks 2, 4, 6 to see what lives there. Make a field guide with pictures of the places you have been to remember all your adventures.

Tentative Schedule
Week 1 (1/23/17): Museum Campus
Week 2 (1/30/17): Ellwood Grove*
Week 3 (2/6/17): Museum Campus
Week 4 (2/20/17): Lake Los Carneros*
Week 5 (2/27/17): Sea Center *
Week 6 (3/6/17): Tide Pools at Hendry's Beach*

*In case of inclement weather, class will be held on the Main Campus and the field trip will be rescheduled.


January 23-March 6, 6 Mondays, 10-11AM
$90 Members, $102 Non-Members

space left: 5 students


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