The Connecticut Audubon Society‘s Center at Glastonbury has an exciting 8 week summer camp! From June 29th to August 21st, your kids can have fun outside learning about all things nature. Each week has a different theme, ranging from “Bug-a-Thon” to “Maps and Letterboxing”. There are two programs, one for children ages 3-4, and one for ages 5-9. Check out their brochure here! Fees vary by age group, so be sure to register by downloading their mail in form.
Head over to the vegetable garden at Westmoor Park to grow herbs and veggies while learning about the science and history of gardening. This class is for kids ages 7-10, and there is a registration fee of $17 for residents, and $20 for non-residents. Register online, in person, or by mail!
Bring your young kids (ages 0-3 years) over to Westmoor Park for a guided nature walk and visit to the farm. Feel free to bring strollers or wagons for your kids. There is a fee of $10 for residents and $11 for non-residents (for each parent/child pair, plus an extra half of the fee for each addition child). Be sure to register online, in person, or by mail!
Today (June 1st) is the last day to register for Roaring Brook Nature Center‘s Discovery Days Summer Camp! They are offering programs for 3.5-4 year olds, 4-5 year olds, K-first grades, 2-4 grades, and 5-8 grades. There are a wide variety of classes ranging from “Mystery Animals” to “H2-Whoa! A World of Water!”
Every Monday from 4-5:30pm this summer, head over to the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center for a chance to learn about native animals in New England. This program is for kids ages 7-16. There is a fee of $5.95 for members and $7 for nonmembers. Be sure to call 860-536-1216 or click here to register.
Join the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center every week on Wednesdays from 10am-12pm in Mystic, CT as they explore a different “natural theme” with outdoor adventuring, games, crafts and activities targeted for 2-5 year olds. This class is $12.75 for members of the center, and $15 for non-members.
This Saturday (May 30) from 2-5pm, explore your inner poet at the Bauer Farming Project! Come decorate the gardens with your own haikus and cinquian poems. This event is free and for all ages. There will be lemonade and fresh herb tea. No need to register, but check out their website.