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. Miss Beth 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 (with adult)   
Time: 10-11:30 a.m.
Leader: Beth Savitz

Spring Semester
Wednesdays, Feb. 5 – May 14 (off on 3/19) SOLD OUT!
Thursdays, Feb. 6 – May 15 (off on 3/20) SOLD OUT!

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

Registration will begin June 1 for the fall Children’s Nature Semester.


Muddy Buddies: 3-week Art Toddler Series

Celebrate nature through wild adventures of art and nature play. Offered to caregivers with children ages one to three 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: 1-3 years old (with adult)
Time: 10 – 11 a.m.
Leader: Stephanie Goldberg

Sessions offered on Wednesdays.
Session 2: April 2, 9, 16
Session 3: May 14, 21, 28

Members: $35/session or $95/any 3 sessions
Non-members: $50/session or $125/any 3 sessions



Chickadees: 3-week Musical Toddler Series

Aiden smiles with xy and snowInspired by sounds from nature, join us each week for musical adventures along the trails. Birds, frogs, crickets and cicadas are only a few of the creatures that inspire us! Trees, wind and even the rain are also motivation to sing and make music! Caregivers participate with two and three-year-olds as we dance, sing and use instruments in addition to meeting live (musical!) animals.

Ages: 2-3 (with adult)   
Time: 10-11 a.m.                    
Leader: Jen Ruggles

Sessions offered:                         
Session 8: Monday Apr. 7, Thursday Apr. 24 and Monday, April 28
Session 9: Mondays, May 5, 12, 19

Members: $35/session |  Members: $95/any 3 sessions    
Non-Members: $50/session | Non-Members: $125/any 3 sessions        


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.