Nature Education on Friday morning Join us at Sheldrake to examine the seasonal changes as the weather turns colder. Your child will become a nature detective as they walk through the woods learning about how plants and animals prepare for winter. Whether hiking in the woods, rolling logs and learning about insects, bird watching or engaging in a craft project, young naturalists, ages 3 to 5 will have fun learning about nature. Young Explorers will run for 12 weeks starting…Find out more »
Nature education continues after school on Wednesdays! Young Explorers continues this fall! Join us at Sheldrake to examine seasonal changes as we segue from mid- to late fall. Your young nature detective will explore the world outside to observe how plants and animals prepare for winter. Be on the lookout for animal tracks, watch the leaves of deciduous trees change hues and fall to the ground, create molds of objects found in nature, and more. Young Explorers will run for 6 sessions…Find out more »
Bring the outdoors inside by making your own glycerin soaps. You'll combine the fragrances of various dried herbs and essential oils, such as lavender and rosemary, to make your own bars of soap to take home. Suited to ages 5 through adult. This is not a drop-off program. This program is Free for Members and $10 for Non-Members. Space is limited. Register below to secure your spot.Find out more »
Year round, Sheldrake Environmental Center offers monthly guided Neighborhood Nature walks; in the springtime join us for compost bin sales and workshops, along with Earth Day clean-ups; and in the fall, we have our Fall Festival and International Coastal Clean Up. Use the listing below to find the kind of events you would like to enjoy at Sheldrake Environmental Center.