Knee-High Naturalists

Knee-High Naturalists

Kids Ages 3-5; Parents

Wednesdays
10 am - 11:30 am
$54/ 6-week series (Adult + Child)
Individual Classes (pre-registered): $10 / Adult + Child; $7 each additional Attendee
Walkups: $12 / Adult + Child; $9 each additional Attendees

Series 1: October 3 - November 7
Series 2: January 23 - February 27
 
Young children, ages 3-5 years old, with an adult will explore the natural world through a series of topics lead by an Owl's Hill Environmental Educator. Each week has a different focus emphasizing working together through discovery, crafts, and outdoor exploration. 

No strollers or unregistered siblings, please. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Fees are per adult/child pair. 

Register for the full 6-week series and receive a 10% discount of individual class price.

 

Critters in the Creek

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Wear your water shoes for this program as we will explore our creek looking for critters!

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Beautiful Butterflies

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Did you know butterflies taste & smell with their feet?  Children will be introduced to the world of the butterfly.  This tiny living thing can be found in your own backyard.  

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Birds of Feather Flock Together

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Owls, cardinals, pigeons and blue birds are all birds.  Let’s flock together to learn more about birds. Children will learn about the different parts of a bird.

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Fairyland

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Bring your imagination for this program!  Children will build houses for the “fairies” that live in the forest using natural materials found.  

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Owl-oween!

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Do you know where the name Owl’s Hill came from? Have you met an owl up close?  Children will learn about our owl friends that call Owl’s Hill home.

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Have Your Hugged A Tree Today?

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Trees can grow to be among the biggest things on earth!  Trees give us oxygen, shade, and provide homes for different animals.  Let’s hug a tree today!

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6-Week Knee-High Naturalists / Fall 2018

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Camouflage, Can You Find Me?

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Children will learn how animals have different colors and patterns to blend into the environment. Children will make their own special binoculars to take home. 

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Who Lives Here?

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Some animals build their own homes, others live in homes another animal once built and some animals have no home at all!  Children will learn where different animals live and how some make their homes.

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Backyard Animal Friends

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Children will learn about wild animals that live at Owl’s Hill and meet one of our own “wild” animals.

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Turtle Trekking

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Children will discover different kinds of turtles that live in Tennessee. Meet our resident turtles that call Owl’s Hill home and make a special turtle craft.

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SSSSSnakes

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
How do you eat if you have no hands?  How do you move if you have no legs? Snakes are unique animals and children will learn about the special adaptations they have to help them survive.

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Fossil Find

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Did you know that you can find fossils in Tennessee? Children will explore Owl’s Hill to find fossils and take a special rock they discover.

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6-Week Knee-High Naturalists / Winter 2019

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