Nature Detectives – Springtime (ages 6-9)
April 7 @ 3:30 pm - May 26 @ 4:30 pm
Celebrate spring with weekly adventures at Sheldrake. School-aged children can enjoy being nature detectives as they search for life under logs and observe the impact of seasonal conditions on the natural world. Our all-outdoor nature program gives school-aged children the opportunity for STEM enrichment, connection with nature, and the company of other young enthusiasts.
Our Nature Detectives:
- get first-hand experience with science and nature
- learn about birds, insects, seeds, trees, and other natural wonders
- enjoy the outdoors as they explore the trails of a 60-acre conservancy
- have fun with nature games and other activities
Dates: Wednesdays – April 7-May 26 (8 sessions)
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
For ages: 6-9 (drop-off program)
Fee: $175 for members, $200 for non-members
COVID-19 Precautions: All participants are required to wear masks, complete daily health screeners, have their temperature taken daily, and sign a waiver at the outset of the program. Classes are conducted entirely outdoors, including in mildly inclement weather (any canceled classes will be made up). Attendance is limited.
Space is limited; please register below to secure your spot.
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.