Nature Programs with your Preschooler

Discover wildlife and the great outdoors with your little one in our fun, safe, hands-on parent-and-me preschooler programs! Child must be accompanied by an adult free of charge.

Green By Nature Preschool

Tuesdays & Fridays, 9:30 – 11 am
(class takes a few seasonal breaks, see below for program dates)
Ages 2 – 5 (Parent participation required, free of charge)
Locations alternate between Ashland, Coverdale, and DEEC
Pre-registration required - register below or call 302.239.2334

See PDF flyer of full Aug – Dec series list »

Knee-High Naturalists

Wednesdays, 10 am – 11:30 am
(class takes a few seasonal breaks, see below for program dates)
Ages 2 – 5 (Parent participation required, free of charge)
Abbott's Mill Nature Center, Milford, DE
Register for individual classes below or call 302.239.2334

Results
Tuesday, Jan 22, 9:30 - 11 am

Pre-Registration is now required. Space is limited, please be sure to register online or call at 302-239-2334.

Learn about the animals who make believe they're someone else. Led by Judy Montgomery and Courtney McKinley

Members: $6, Others: $10
Meets at Ashland Nature Center, 3511 Barley Mill Road Hockessin, DE 19707 (302) 239-2334

Parental supervision is required (no additional fee).
01/22/2019 - 01/22/2019
9:30AM - 11:00AM
at: Ashland
age: 2-5
birding, Hiking, Botany, Insects, Preschool
W19030AS
Tuesday, Jan 29, 9:30 - 11 am

Pre-Registration is now required. Space is extremely limited, please be sure to register online or call!
>br> Explore water in its solid and liquid form. Enjoy an activity, craft and snack. Led by DEEC Staff

Members: $6, Others: $10
Meets at DuPont Environmental Education Center, 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801 (302) 656-1490

Parental supervision is required (no additional fee).
01/29/2019 - 01/29/2019
9:30AM - 11:00AM
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: 2-5
Water, Arts/Crafts
W19231DC
Tuesday, Feb 5, 9:30 - 11 am

Pre-Registration is now required. Space is extremely limited, please be sure to register online or call at 302-239-2334!

X Marks the Spot! Follow the X's around the farm to see what excitement awaits! Led by Judi Vanderwerff

Members: $6, Others: $10
Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road Greenville, DE 19807 (302) 239-2334

Parental supervision is required (no additional fee).
02/05/2019 - 02/05/2019
9:30AM - 11:00AM
at: Coverdale Farm
age: 2-5
Animals, Farming/Gardening, Botany, Insects, Arts & Crafts
W19132CF
Tuesday, Feb 12, 9:30 - 11 am

Pre-Registration is now required. Space is limited, please be sure to register online or call at 302-239-2334.

Nature is full of mystery - come discover the Y of some of her best surprises! Led by Judy Montgomery and Courtney McKinley

Members: $6, Others: $10
Meets at Ashland Nature Center, 3511 Barley Mill Road Hockessin, DE 19707 (302) 239-2334

Parental supervision is required (no additional fee).
02/12/2019 - 02/12/2019
9:30AM - 11:00AM
at: Ashland
age: 2-5
birding, Hiking, Botany, Insects, Preschool
W19031AS
Tuesday, Feb 19, 9:30 - 11 am

Pre-Registration is now required. Space is extremely limited, please be sure to register online or call!
>br> Do marsh animals hibernate? Let's explore marsh mammals. Enjoy an activity, craft and snack. Led by Neenah Newell

Members: $6, Others: $10
Meets at DuPont Environmental Education Center, 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801 (302) 656-1490

Parental supervision is required (no additional fee).
02/19/2019 - 02/19/2019
9:30AM - 11:00AM
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: 2-5
Water, Arts/Crafts
W19232DC
Tuesday, Feb 26, 9:30 - 11 am

Pre-Registration is now required. Space is extremely limited, please be sure to register online or call at 302-239-2334!

Alphabet Soup - Letters on parade! Can you find something that begins with every letter around the farm? Led by Judi Vanderwerff

Members: $6, Others: $10
Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road Greenville, DE 19807 (302) 239-2334

Parental supervision is required (no additional fee).
02/26/2019 - 02/26/2019
9:30AM - 11:00AM
at: Coverdale Farm
age: 2-5
Animals, Farming/Gardening, Botany, Insects, Arts & Crafts
W19133CF