Programs & Events
Programs and Events:
School and youth group natural history programs are offered from September to June please see our educational brochure for fees and programs offered. Nature-based day camps are offered during all school vacations. The staff makes learning fun by providing lively, age-appropriate topics tied to the Connecticut Core Science Curriculum Framework.
A full compliment of public programs for children and adults are offered year-round.
See our Calendar of Events Winter 2014
Early Education Programs
NATURE’S CHILD the first Friday of the month
See our calendar for monthly topics
An educational preschool program for 3-5 year olds and their caregiver on the first Friday of the month. Themes include birds, bats, bugs and much more depending on the season. Spend time at the Nature Center with your little one as you learn about the natural world through stories, crafts and time outside. Please dress for the weather. Tuition: $5 per family ($4 for Ansonia residents or FANCU members) Please register in advance so we can plan for correct numbers.
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Things to Come:
New! Expanded days and hours
Spring Break Nature Days, April 14-18, 2014, 9am-3pm
Registration begins on Monday February 8th, 9am
We will explore the park environs for wildlife signs, search for animals and learn about survival shelters where we can stay warm and dry. Crafts, creative writing, cooking and storytelling are planned. Nature will dictate our activities! Call for more information.
Tuition: 6-10 year old, 9am-3pm, $150 FANCI members/ $175 for non-members. Before and after care available for additional charge. Call for more information
Print, fill out and mail or drop registration off at the Nature Center 9-5
Nature Days Registration Form
Mark your Calendars!!!
March 1, 2014, Annual Maple Festival