Young Naturalist Program

Year-Round Program

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Four seasons of exciting outdoor science and nature investigations for 9 to 12 year-olds. Monthly sessions take place on Saturdays from 9:30 am to noon, starting in September and continuing through May. Session topics include pond study, insects and spiders, creatures of the soil, birds and migration, owls, animal tracking, wildflowers and trees, and maple syruping. 

This program is tailored for children who have a strong interest in exploring nature outdoors within a mutually supportive peer setting. 

The fee for the program is $110 per child. Each participant will receive a complete set of field equipment including a field pack, nature journal, and field guides to bring to each program session. 

Dates for the 2022-23 Young Naturalists are September 17, October 15, November 18 (evening session), December 17, January 21, February 18, March 18, April 15, and May 20.