Keep kids active and outdoors all winter 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 on our 60 wooded acres.
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 and other activities
Dates: Wednesdays – February 1-March 29 (8 sessions; no class on 2/22)
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
For ages: Grades K-2 (drop-off program)
Format: This drop-off program will primarily be conducted outdoors in nature, with portions of the time spent indoors. Masks are optional.
Fee: $175 for members, $200 for non-members
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 firstname.lastname@example.org), and a 25% cancellation fee will be charged. No refunds will be issued under other circumstances. Please review Sheldrake’s programming FAQs.
Space is limited; please register to secure your spot.