Winter Warm-up Station
Daily, November 1 – February 28, 2020 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Come into the Learning Center this winter to warm up with books and puzzles in the Astellas Atrium.
Youth and Family programs appeal to children ages 2 to 18 with investigative science, gardening, and career exploration. Together, adults and children can explore cool things about how plants connect to science, art, history, and culture.
Nature Preschool will delight and engage your 3- or 4-year-old in an adventure of discovery about the natural world and prepare them for a future of lifelong learning.
Learn about flowers, discover animals, experience the changing seasons, and more. These four-class series for children ages 2 to 4 and caregivers meet mornings, once a month. Each program includes group activities, time for free play, and a planting project.
Families with children ages 4 to 10 can explore cool things about how plants connect to science, food, history, and culture. Each Saturday or Sunday 90-minute program includes hands-on activities and cooking (tasting, too!), along with interesting facts about the ingredients that go into the recipes. This program engages the adult and child together.
Children participate in high-quality learning activities with experienced teachers who use inquiry-based, hands-on activities. Programming connects nature to a range of themes including art, cuisine, and conservation. Children will dissect and plant seeds, explore fragrant herbs and flowers, search for birds and plants on nature hikes, create take-home science-themed projects, and much more!