Weekly nature-play program for children ages 6 through 10
Drop-off and pick-up outdoors near Peter's Hill Gate. (If driving, park on Bussey Street).
Click here for a map of the arboretum.
The children are active participants in selecting which places within the Arboretum we visit each day and how we explore them.
Spring Session Schedule
9 am – 12 pm on the following Thursdays:
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7
9 a.m.: Drop-off near Peter's Hill Gate
--> Opening Circle
--> Hike to an "adventure spot" (varies depending on the children's preferences and location of flora and fauna of interest at that point in time)
--> Open-ended play and exploration. Spontaneous learning opportunities with naturalist Sarah Berry
--> Closing Circle
12 p.m.: Pick-up near Peter's Hill Gate
$270 for the 6-week session
Please contact us about scholarships!
How to Apply
Registration will open in late February. Feel free to reach out before then to chat and put your name on the interest list. Contact us here.