Programs & Events

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Summer Nature Days …….Register Now!

Registration for Summer Nature Days open now

Wilderness Skills Summer Nature Camp at Ansonia Nature Center for Ages 11 and up
July 27-31
Each day we will tackle a different subject based on students interests.  Most topics will be survival based for example, wild edibles, fire building, shelter building, tracking, animal signs, map and compass reading and nature games.  We will be outside every day for most of the day.

First three weeks in August, 9:00-3:00 for ages 5-10 year old
August 3-7
August 10-14
August 17-21

For children who love the outdoors and wildlife. These popular educational classes are designed for children 5 through 10 years old. We’ll have a chance to explore the park’s 150 acres and visit a variety of habitats. Come meet new friends, play games, create beautiful and useful items using natural objects and recycled materials, and much more. TUITION: ($150/ week) priority students (Ansonia Residents/ FANCI members);  ($175 / week) all others. Please call for more information. Advance registration only.
Fill out a registration form and drop off or mail to us with your payment.
Nature Days Registration Form

School and youth group natural history programs are offered from September to June fees are $5/child with a $50 minimum a variety of programs are offered
Nature-based day camps  are offered during all school vacations and the summer.  The staff makes learning fun by providing lively, age-appropriate.

“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in.”
Rachel Carson

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