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 or Fridays from September – December, see specific dates below

Time: 10: 00 – 11:15 am

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

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.

Member registration will begin in late July and all members will be notified before registration opens. Please check back for more info on member and nonmember registration.

Topics will include:

  • Septmeber 14/15 – Animal Homes
  • September 21/22 – Who Lives in a Tree?
  • September 28/29 – Life Under a Log
  • October 5/6 – Silly Squirrels
  • October 12/13 – Pouched Possums
  • October 26/27 – Beaver Builders
  • November 2/3 – Bouncing Bunnies
  • November 9/10 – What is a Scientist?
  • November 16/17 – Exploring Solids & Liquids
  • November 30/December 1 – Oobleck Fun
  • December 7/8 – Crazy Concoctions



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