Nature Detectives – Spring Thursdays

Keep kids active and outdoors with weekly after-school adventures at Sheldrake! School-aged children can enjoy being nature detectives as they explore Sheldrake’s habitats and observe the impact of seasonal conditions on the natural world. Our naturalist-led program provides the opportunity for STEM enrichment, connection with nature, and the company of other young enthusiasts. Spring is an exciting time to observe the natural world!

Our Nature Detectives:

  • get first-hand experience with science and nature
  • learn about birds, insects, seeds, trees, and other natural wonders
  • enjoy the outdoors as they explore the trails of a 60-acre conservancy
  • have fun with nature games, stories, and other activities

Dates: Thursdays – April 11-May 16 (6 sessions; 5/23 is reserved for a makeup)

Time: 3:30-4:30 pm

For ages: Grades K-2 (drop-off program)

Format:  This program will be conducted both outdoors and indoors.

Fee: $130 for members, $150 for nonmembers

Cancellation Policy: In the event that Sheldrake should cancel a program, either a makeup will be scheduled or a refund will be issued. Participant cancellation requires a minimum of one week’s notice (in writing to, and a 25% cancellation fee will be charged. No refunds will be issued under other circumstances.

Space is limited; please register to secure your spot.

Nature Detectives – Spring Thursdays


685 Weaver St, Larchmont, NY 10538