Nature Bugs remain active all winter and into spring! Join us at Sheldrake to study nature in the colder months and observe the changes to the world around us as we transition to early spring. Your young nature detective will explore the world outside to observe how plants and animals survive the winter, the new growth of spring, and the return of birds and other animals. Look for animal tracks, create crafts from natural objects, and more. Bring your lunch and enjoy…Find out more »
Join Sheldrake’s Volunteer Environmental Educator Training Program Do you have an interest in the natural world? Would you like to learn more about it and share your enthusiasm with children? Our training program includes: Workshops in nature studies and teaching techniques Observations with our experienced naturalists Learning amazing facts about plants and animals Sharing your new knowledge with elementary-school children Added benefits: contributing an important service to your community continuing your education through ongoing enrichment classes being part of a…Find out more »
Children ages 3-5 search for signs of animal life, learn how animals and plants survive the cold, and may become snow detectives! They also enjoy nature-themed story time, do crafts, and play games. 9:30 am-12:30 pm $270 for members, $300 for non-members for the week. Please register below.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.