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October 12 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
One event on August 19, 2021 at 12:00 PM
One event on August 24, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on August 28, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on September 7, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on September 9, 2021 at 12:00 PM
One event on September 11, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on September 21, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on September 23, 2021 at 12:00 PM
One event on October 12, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on October 14, 2021 at 12:00 PM
One event on October 23, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on October 26, 2021 at 10:00 AM
One event on October 28, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Nature Academy provides hands-on science classes at the Botanical Garden to enrich STEM learning for students in grades K-8. Classes are new and improved for the 2021-2022 school year, and registration is open to all homeschool, public school, and private school students in the area.
Nature Academy offers three seasons of three classes each. Every month, a new class will be offered covering a different nature science topic. Classes are a two-hour adventure into science at the Garden led by certified educators. Every class is offered on multiple dates throughout the month, so you can pick the date and time that work best with your schedule.
Fall: August, September, October (3 classes total)
Plants in Our Food!?
-August 17, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-August 19, 12:00-2:00 PM
-August 24, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-August 28, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Seeds, Spore, Birds, and More!
-September 7, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-September 9, 12:00-2:00 PM
-September 11, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-September 21, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-September 23, 12:00-2:00 PM
Trees and Leave
-October 12, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-October 14, 12:00-2:00 PM
-October 23, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-October 26, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
-October 28, 12:00-2:00 PM
All classes meet in the Grisham Pavilion and may include inside and outside experiences. Registrants will be notified of any location changes in advance.
You can choose to register for an individual class, or you can register for a season pass that includes all three classes of a season.
Members- Individual class: $15; Season pass: $40
Non-members– Individual class: $20; Season pass: $55