Parent & Child Classes

Children’s Nature Semester: Parent/Child Seasonal Exploration

Ruben with wings Toddlers explore nature with their favorite adult during a fall or spring semester of outdoor learning. Irvine facilitates nature-based activities as the seasons change before our eyes. Live animal encounters, nature walks and art projects are all part of the fun! This is also the perfect introduction to our approach to learning at The Nature Preschool. Sign up with your little one to discover the wonders of wildlife together!

Ages: 2-3 years old (with adult)   
Time: 10-11:30 a.m.

Fall Semester
Tuesdays, Sept. 16 - Dec. 16 (no class on Nov. 25) SOLD OUT
Wednesdays, Sept. 17 - Dec. 17 (no class on Nov. 26) (Leader: Beth Savitz) SOLD OUT
Thursdays, Sept. 18 - Dec. 18 (no class on Nov. 27)(Leader: Beth Savitz) SOLD OUT

Members $200/semester, Non-members $250/semester



Muddy Buddies Toddler Semester

Celebrate nature through wild adventures of art and nature play. Offered to caregivers with children ages one to two years, this joyful weekly class is sure to strengthen your love of the natural world in a playful learning environment. Please dress for messy art-making and exploration!

Ages: 1-2 years old (with adult)
Time: 10 – 11 a.m.

Fall Semester
Mondays, Sept. 15-Dec. 15 (no class on Nov. 24) SOLD OUT

Members $150/semester, Non-members $200/semester



Baby Love Infant & Parent Series

Nature is magical for parents and infants discovering it together for the first time. Join us for slow sensory exploration during trail walks. Tactile experiences with fur, moss, feathers, leaves and flower petals introduce baby to nature while offering parents ways to connect with one another, too. Remember to bring a baby wrap!

Ages: birth to one year old  
Time: 10-11 a.m.                 

Sessions offered:                         
Session 1: Fridays, Sept. 5-26
Session 2: Fridays, Oct. 3-24
Session 3: Fridays, Oct. 31 - Nov. 21

Members: $45/session    
Non-Members: $65/session    



Learn With Us!

We are proud to offer these outstanding parent/child classes for families. If you have questions, contact the Director of The Nature Preschool This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. directly at 443-738-9213. Ready to register? Call 443-738-9220 or register online.