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Programs for Early Learners - Infants to 5
There is so much to discover! Our Early Learning Programs are the perfect fit for your little ones' curiosity about the world around them. Our drop-in programs make it easy for you and your child to participate. Just show up; registration is not required. Our introductory camp program, Treks 4 Tots, is offered during regional school vacation weeks and all summer long. We also offer a wide range of school and group programs onsite, or we can come to you.
Ocean Commotion (for ages 1-5)
Start your week by moving and grooving! Ocean Commotion is an active, indoor program that meets Monday mornings, 9:00-10:00 a.m. Ocean Commotion teaches about nature through movement, music, stories and games. Cost: $5 for member children; $8 non-member children; no cost for adults.
Big Fish Little Fish (for ages 2-5)
Our Big Fish Little Fish program encourages children and a favorite adult to learn about the world around them through guided outdoor exploration. Big Fish Little Fish meets Tuesday mornings 10:00-11:15 a.m. and Wednesday afternoons 1:00-2:15 p.m. throughout the year. Cost: $8 for member children; $10 non-member children; no cost for adults.
Environmental Day Camps
Treks 4 Tots, the Center's day camp for children 3 ½ to 5 years old, is offered during regional public and private school vacation weeks and all summer long. Sessions feature a low naturalist-child ratio, and are available by the day or by the week. Each session has a different theme that includes outdoor exploration, takes advantage of the season and is full of hands-on activities. All children gain skills that positively impact their well-being and development. Trekkers have a separate learning area.
Summer Camp registration opens January 15 for members, February 1 for non-members. Become a member and take advantage of early registration and discounts.
Treks 4 Tots (for ages 3 1/2 to 5)December Vacation Camp: December 26, 27, 30 and 31, 2013
Spring Vacation Camp: April 21-25 and April 28-May 2, 2014
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Summer Treks: June 23-August 22, 2014
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Tide Pool for Tots (School and Group Program)
In this one-hour indoor tide pool program, children learn about intertidal animals through games, activities and role-playing. Children will also observe and handle live animals.
Learn more about Tide Pool for Tots and other programs by downloading our Marine and Coastal Science Program Brochure .
Outreach Programs for Early Learners
We can bring unique nature programs right to your classroom!
Learn more about how you can add an exciting live animal program to your students' day by downloading our Outreach Programs for Early Learners Flyer .Photo Galleries Calendar Contact Us