Spend quality time with your little one exploring the joys of nature. Each week will feature a nature theme with creative learning activities and adventures developed to connect children and caregivers to the natural world. For children ages 18–36 months with an actively participating caregiver 6 sessions ~ Tuesdays, April 23-May 28 – 1:30–2:30 PM FREE, thanks to the generous support of Con Edison. Register below to secure your spot; space is limited.Find out more »
Watch the forest reveal new stories each week as we deepen our connection to nature and, in turn, find space to release stress and take in all the benefits that nature connection has to offer. Enjoy our grounds in the peak of spring and observe how the flora and fauna are affected by the season. Each week we'll have a 60-minute mindful outdoor experience lead by certified Kripalu Mindful Outdoor Guide, Cindy Olsen. This time will include gentle warm-ups for…Find out more »
Our Nature Bugs are excited to return to Sheldrake for spring! Join us to study nature in the warmer months and explore the world around us as plants and animals flourish. Look for animals, create crafts from natural objects, enjoy thematic songs and stories, and more. Bring your lunch and enjoy mealtime with your fellow Nature Bugs! 5 sessions on Fridays, 10:00 am-12:30 pm, starting April 26 (no class May 24) For ages 3-6 Our Nature Bugs: get hands-on experience with…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.