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Natural Awakenings Fairfield & Southern Litchfield Counties

Woodcock Nature Center After School Programs Now Enrolling

The Woodcock Nature Center’s after school programs for children begin September 12. Classes are offered for a variety of ages over many weeks, including preschool programs and after school programs for grades K through 8. Advance registration is required. Space fills quickly.

Investigate the natural world with Adventurers (grades K-2) or Navigators (grades 3-5). Get creative with Earth Artists (grades 3-5). For grades 6-8, Uncharted – Makers gets creative in nature, while Uncharted – Wild includes hiking, canoeing, cooking and more.

Preschool programs are also available beginning September 12 for a child and caregiver. Artsy Acorns (18 months to early 3) covers art-focused nature themes, while Little Forest Folk (16 months to early 3) explores the natural world through activities related to nature themes. For kids ages 3-5, Mother Earth Art combines nature, art and fine motor skills, while Into the Forest focuses on building children’s confidence and skills in the outdoors.

The Woodcock Nature Center is a nonprofit nature center offering many programs for family fun. The center is situated on 179 acres of state-protected land with three miles of trails traversing a mixture of habitats, including woods with stands of maple, beech, oak and hickory trees, a pond and wetlands.

For more information, call 203-762-7280 or visit Location: 56 Deer Run Rd, Wilton.

Woodcock Nature Center - 56 Deer Run Road Wilton CT

Woodcock Nature Center - 56 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT

The Woodcock Nature Center, a nonprofit nature center located at 56 Deer Run Road in Wilton, is offering many upcoming programs for family fun. The center is situated on 179 acres of stat... Read More »