Join Sheldrake in early fall with your little one to observe the effects of the seasonal changes on plants and animals over time. Throughout this 6-week session, toddlers and their actively participating adults will explore Sheldrake's grounds, make nature crafts, sing songs, play games, and listen to nature-themed stories, spending quality time together in the natural world. DATES: Tuesdays, October 15-November 26 (no class on 11/5) TIME: 3:30-4:30 pm AGES: For children ages 18–36 months with an actively participating caregiver FEE: $90 per…Find out more »
Help instill appreciation of the natural world in your community! Do you have an interest in the natural world? Would you like to learn more about it and share your enthusiasm with children? Sheldrake's 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…Find out more »
This pre-Halloween family program may dispel some myths about bats. After reading a story about bats, looking at photos of all different kinds of bats, and making a bat craft, we will go on a hike and look for signs of these and other creatures of the night. We’ll also play several “batty” games! $10/person. Please register below. Cancellation policy: In the unlikely event that this program should be canceled, registrants will be refunded their payment. Refunds will not be…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.