Pre-School Science for Young Learners

For children ages 3-6 and their favorite adult!

Our time together will be content-rich and include items from our natural history collection. Designed to appeal to a child’s curiosity and playfulness, these lessons contain engaging listening games, original activities and some of the best in children’s literature. A simple craft completes the day!  All sessions are held at the Conservancy's Brownstone Barn.
*Pre-registration with payment is required.


Upcoming lessons include:

Owls, What a Hoot!
Date:  Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time:  1:00 - 2:15 pm
Fee:  $7 Members/ $10 Nonmembers

The adaptations owls have are amazing!  Through stories, games and hands on activities we will learn about several of our local owls and the ways in which they are specially adapted for survival.  A simple craft completes the day.

Animal Homes & Habitats
Date:  Thursday, November 10, 2016
Time:  1:00 - 2:15 pm
Fee:  $7 Members/$10 Non-Members

There are a wide variety of homes to be had in the animal kingdom.  From underground dwelling to “tree houses” we will learn which home and habitat suits which animal best!  A simple craft accompanies the lesson.

Winter Wonders
Date:  Thursday, December 8, 2016
Time:  1:00 - 2:15 pm
Fee:  $7 Members/ $10 Non-Members

This active story time adventure weaves carefully chosen children’s literature with a variety of movement activities, games and songs all aimed at finding out about how our local animal friends survive the winter.  A simple craft is included.