Science Sprouts Pre-K

Science Sprouts (ages 4-5)

Nature experiences for preschoolers!

Science Sprouts is an exciting series for curious kids that love nature and science. Classes will include a short lesson on the topic of the day followed by a nature walk on the trails of the Arboretum. Each class will have a fun mixture of games, live animals, biofacts, crafts, story time, or music.Parents are welcome to participate with their child, or drop them off.

Dates: Thursdays from September – December, see specific dates below. Please note that the Friday sessions have been cancelled. If you were registered for those sessions, please email our registrar for more information.

Time: 10: 00 – 11:15 am

Cost: $200 members*/$350 nonmembers for the semester

*Must be a Family Tree Member or above for member rate.

Note: You must enroll for the entire semester in order to participate, and you must attend the same day of the week for the whole semester.

Thursday Registration


Topics will include:

  • September 14 – Animal Homes
  • September 21 – Who Lives in a Tree?
  • September 28 – Life Under a Log
  • October 5 – Silly Squirrels
  • October 12 – Pouched Possums
  • October 26 – Beaver Builders
  • November 2 – Bouncing Bunnies
  • November 9 – What is a Scientist?
  • November 16 – Exploring Solids & Liquids
  • November 30 – Oobleck Fun
  • December 7 – Crazy Concoctions



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