Parent & Child Classes
Children’s Nature Semester: Parent/Child Seasonal Exploration
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.
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.
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.
Session 1: Fridays, Sept. 5-26
Session 2: Fridays, Oct. 3-24
Session 3: Fridays, Oct. 31 - Nov. 21
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