Our popular mini-camp is back for a late-August session--the perfect way to keep kids busy and enriched before the start of school. Experience all-new adventures in late-summer nature. Your child will enjoy nature-themed projects, STEAM-based activities, and exploring all the wonders of the great outdoors. Stories, games, crafts, and a shared snack round out the fun. For ages 3-6 Monday, August 26-Thursday, August 29 (4 days) - 9:30am-12:30pm $240 for members (Family level+), $270 for non-members. Click here to join. Cancellation…Find out more »
***2019 Winning Program in Westchester Magazine‘s Best of Westchester ballot for Unique Outdoor Hike*** Coinciding with International Forest Bathing Day, join Sheldrake for scheduled time to unplug and connect with nature on our award-winning guided mindful outdoor experience. Led by our Kripalu Certified Mindful Outdoor Guide Cindy Olsen, the experience will include some movements to warm up our bodies, mindful breathing, hiking with awareness, nature meditation, and an opportunity to share your experience and build community with a tea ceremony. The event…Find out more »
In this weekly program, children will learn about plants and animals and the transition from late summer to early fall. In addition to exploring Sheldrake's grounds, children will enjoy crafts, stories, play, and the company of other young enthusiasts. ***Session dates to be announced. This will be a once-weekly, late-afternoon, mid-week program that runs from mid-September through late October. *** For ages 3-6 Our Nature Bugs: get hands-on experience with science and nature learn about birds, insects, seeds, and other…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.