Preschool Adventures

Our Preschool Adventure series based on a nationally recognized curriculum in life and physical sciences. Each adventure is different and has a theme chosen to spark a preschooler’s imagination. Included is a brief nature hike and a hands-on activity or craft. Class size is limited.

This season’s overarching theme is SENSES! Join us as we explore nature and bring the past alive through sensory explorations.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/4/2018 Yummy Nature
9/21/2018 Flavors of History
10/2/2018 Nature Textures
10/19/2018 Touching History
11/6/2018 A Wiff of Nature
11/16/2018 A Wiff Of History
12/4/2018 Eye Spy Nature
12/21/2018 Seeing History
1/15/2019 Sense of Exploration

This season’s overarching theme is Growing Up Wild About Autrey Mill! Join us as we bring the past alive through sensory explorations.

Start Date Themes/Topics
2/1/2019 First Impressions- Children will combine movement and math to show how they think and feel about history.
2/5/2019 Lunch for a Bear- Children identify the kinds of foods that black bears eat by creating a plate of “bear food.”
2/26/2019 Wiggling Worms- Children learn about and observe earthworms (gummy worms provided)!
3/1/2019 Grow as we Go- Children explore the life cycles on the farm and understand that living things grow and change.
3/5/2019  Spider Web Wonders- Children learn about spiders and spider webs.
3/26/2019 Bird Beak Buffet- children learn about the special functions of bird beaks.
4/16/2019 Owl Pellets- Children dissect an owl pellet and learn what owls eat.
4/26/2019 Who lives in a Teepee?- Children learn about teepees and some of the people that call them home.
5/3/2019 American Symbols-Children explore how wild animals are used as symbols of a variety of purposes.
5/14/2019 Oh Deer!- Children explore the parts of habitat in a physical activity.

 

  • 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Selected Tuesdays and Fridays
  • Ages 3-6 (A parent or guardian must accompany their child)
  • Programs are rain or shine – other activities will replace the hike in case of inclement weather.
  • $7 for members, $10 for non-members.
  • Parents are free but are required to stay for the program. No charge for non-participating siblings.

Register for Preschool Adventures!

Programs are rain or shine – other activities will replace the hike in case of inclement weather.