Preschool Programs 2016/17



 The Ogden Nature Center's one-hour preschool programs are the perfect way to introduce your little ones to the wonders of the outdoor world.  The programs are fun and elementary --designed for children ages 3-5. Parents are welcome to stay and participate.  Each lesson includes creative, hands-on activities, time spent outside and stories.


Individual Registrations - Members -$5.00 per child/parent, Non-members $6.00 per child/parent General admission rates apply to all other family members.

Group/preschool registration (5 or more students) - $5.00 per child/parent. Teachers and classroom aids are free. General admission rates apply to all other family members. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required. 

Pre-registration required. Call 621-7595 to register.


2016/17 Schedule

Colorful Creatures - Join us as we explore nature's colors in animals, plants and more! Play games, enjoy stories, sing songs and create some colorful nature art.

September 14th               September 15th              October 10th                  October 111th

9:30am - Open                    9:30am - Open               9:30am - Open                9:30am - Open

11:00am - Open                 11:00am - Open               11:00am - Open             11:00am - Open

1:00pm - Open                    1:00pm - Open               1:00pm - Open                1:00pm -Open


Nature's Numbers - Join us as we explore numbers in nature. Search for wildlife as we hike around the trails counting the creatures we find, learn some counting songs, play games and create a cute counting craft.

November 22nd                 November 23rd               December 15th          December 16th

9:30am - Open                     9:30am - Open             9:30am - open                   9:30am - Open

11:00am - Open                  11:00am - Open             11:00am - Open              11:00am - Open

1:00pm - Open                     1:00pm - Open              1:00pm - Open                1:00pm - Open


Seasonal Surprises -Summer, spring, winter, fall, come and learn about them all. Help us explore the 4 seasons as we play games, create art, hear stories and sing songs focused on the seasons. The program will include some winter play time outside. Please make sure your child is dressed for the weather.

January 12th                  January 13th               February 13th                  February 14th

9:30am - Open              9:30am - Open               9:30am - Open                  9:30am - Open

11:00am - Open            11:00am - Open             11:00am - Open                11:00am - Open

1:00pm - Open              1:00pm - Open               1:00pm - Open                  1:00pm - Open


The Shape of Nature -Join us as we explore shapes in nature! Circles, triangles and squares can be found in lots of animals and plants. Explore the trails with a naturalist in search of shapes, play games, sing songs and create some fun shape art.

   March 1st                   March 2nd                     April 3rd                       April 4th

9:30am - Open                9:30am - Open               9:30am - Open               9:00am - Open          

11:00am - Open             11:00am - Open             11:00am -Open           11:00am - Open   

 1:00pm - Open               1:00pm - Open               1:00pm - Open            1:00pm - Open