Preschool Programs

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 or an adult guardian must stay and participate. Each lesson includes creative, hands-on activities, time spent outside and stories.

Registration opens on August 1st! Please call 801-621-7595 to register.

Cost 

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.

2019/20 Schedule

Leaves and Trees

Colors are changing at the Nature Center. Join us as we explore trees through crafts, games, and songs. We will explore the colors and shapes of trees as we try tounderstand what makes these marvels so magnificent.

September 23rd September 24th October 28th October 29th
 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  

 

Plants & Animals Prepare for Winter

Winter is fast approaching. Bundle up and join the Nature Center as we explore how birds, bears, and others prepare themselves for these  cold winter months.

November 25th November 26th December 16th December 17th
 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  

 

Frozen Landscapes

 Investigate the complicated patterns of crystals and snowflakes and explore the frozen landscape through games, songs, stories and more! Snow shoes, sledding and snow painting if weather permits.

January 27th January 28th February 24th February 25th
 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  

 

Roots & Shoots, Springs and Sprouts 

 Come celebrate all things new at the Nature Center! Whether green and growing, newly hatched, or shaky legs upon hooves setting out for the first time, appreciate your own growth and development in the mirror of nature.

March 30th
March 31st
April 27th
April 28th
 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