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Mar
18
Wed
2020
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Mar 18 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room

Grades 4-6: Wednesdays in March.
CANCELLED.

Bring your kids out to White Memorial for programs designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new part of White Memorial property, meeting a live animal, or taking part in an outdoor activity. Join us for an afternoon of experiential learning in the outdoors. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Meet in the A.B. Ceder Room. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Members: $9/child per session or $30/whole series, Non-Members: $13/child per session or $48/whole series

 

 

Mar
24
Tue
2020
After-School Adventures Grades 1-3 CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Mar 24 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 1-3 CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room

Grades 1-3: Tuesdays in March (except the 31st).
The rest of this series is CANCELLED, unfortunately. 

Bring your kids out to White Memorial for programs designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new part of White Memorial property, meeting a live animal, or taking part in an outdoor activity. Join us for an afternoon of experiential learning in the outdoors. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Meet in the A.B. Ceder Room. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Members: $9/child per session or $30/whole series, Non-Members: $13/child per session or $48/whole series

 

 

 

Mar
25
Wed
2020
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Mar 25 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures Grades 4-6 CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room

Grades 4-6: Wednesdays in March.
CANCELLED.

Bring your kids out to White Memorial for programs designed to awaken curiosity and foster an appreciation for the natural world. Every session brings a new adventure, whether it’s exploring a new part of White Memorial property, meeting a live animal, or taking part in an outdoor activity. Join us for an afternoon of experiential learning in the outdoors. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Meet in the A.B. Ceder Room. 3:45-5pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org to register. Space is limited! Members: $9/child per session or $30/whole series, Non-Members: $13/child per session or $48/whole series

 

 

Apr
2
Thu
2020
Nature’s Nursery, Jan-Apr 2020 – CANCELLED @ White Memorial - Ceder Room
Apr 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Nature’s Nursery
First Thursday of Each Month (Jan. 2, Feb. 6, Mar. 5, April 2)

Ages 3-6 Years
Nature’s Nursery Series
Join us on the first Thursday of each month for hour-long programs designed just for your young nature lovers. Every session will include a story, an encounter with a live animal, and an activity or craft. Bring your kids out to White Memorial for a jam-packed hour of hands-on learning. Parents, we ask that you stay for the duration of the program. Meet in the A.B. Ceder Room. 4-5pm. Advanced registration is required. Members: $8/child per session or $25/whole series, Non-Members: $12/child per session or $45/whole series.

 

Apr
14
Tue
2020
Spring Nature Camp 2021, Grades 1-3 @ White Memorial
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Spring Nature Camp 2021, Grades 1-3 @ White Memorial

TUESDAY AND THURSDAY SOLD OUT
Tuesday, April 13-Friday, April 16
White Memorial’s Spring Nature Camp
Grades 1-3: 9:30am – 12pm

Spring is here and we need to get outside and celebrate! Grab your hiking shoes and get ready for some good old-fashioned nature exploration. We’ll traverse the grounds of White Memorial, looking and listening for all the signs of the season, from new plants emerging, to turtles basking in the sun, to frogs croaking, to butterflies fluttering by. We’ll also play some fun outdoor games, make crafts, meet our education animals, and just enjoy each other’s company while adhering to COVID safety protocols.

These sessions will be held in-person, taking place outdoors or in our Activity Shed with barn doors open on two sides. Masks are required for everyone. NO snacks or drinks will be served, so please bring your own. Please make sure children are dressed appropriately for the weather and are wearing sturdy walking shoes that can get dirty. Parents are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Meet on the lawn between the Main Parking Area and the Nature Museum. Advanced registration is required. Space is limited to 10 children per day! You can sign up by session or for the whole series. To register, please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org.

Members: $20/child per session or $70/child for the week. Non-members: $30/child per session or $110/child for the week. Financial aid is available by inquiry. 

 

 

 

May
21
Thu
2020
Small Wonders Walk via Facebook Live
May 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Small Wonders Walk via Facebook Live

Thursday, May 21, 2020

4:00 p.m.

Facebook Live!

https://www.facebook.com/The-White-Memorial-Conservation-Center-169764963176166/

We tend to overlook the smaller things in nature, but organisms such as fungi, mosses, ferns, and lichens are important components of an ecosystem. Education Director Carrie Szwed will take you on a virtual hike to point out each of these small wonders, plus any forms of tiny animal life that may cross her path.
NGSS: (4)-LS1.A; (5)-LS2.A; SEP: Carrying Out Investigations; CC: Systems, Structure & Function

May
28
Thu
2020
Nature’s Nursery: Cats! via Facebook Live
May 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nature’s Nursery: Cats! via Facebook Live

Thursday, May 28, 2020
4:00 p.m.
Facebook Live!
https://www.facebook.com/The-White-Memorial-Conservation-Center-169764963176166/

Join us for a special program designed for young nature lovers aged 3-6 years old. Education Director Carrie Szwed will read “What Cat is That?” from The Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library, followed by a meet-and-greet with Carrie’s own tabby cat. Then she’ll lead you through the making of a cat-inspired craft using materials you can find around the house.

Sep
10
Thu
2020
Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Nature's Nursery Series

Second Thursday of Every Month (Sep. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10)
Ages 3-6 Years
Virtual Nature’s Nursery Series
Join us via Zoom on the second Thursday of each month from September – December for a 30-minute program designed just for your young nature lovers. Every session will include a story featuring wild animals and then an up-close encounter with a live animal! 4-4:30pm. Register on whitememorialcc.org, at which point you will receive an email with the Zoom link(s). You can sign up for the entire series or by session. Parents/Grandparents/Caregivers, please plan to attend these Zoom sessions with your child(ren). Members: $5/session or $15/whole series, Non-Members: $8/session or $25/whole series

 

Oct
6
Tue
2020
After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives (Grades 1-3)
Oct 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives (Grades 1-3)

Grades 1-3: Tuesdays in October (the 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th)
After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives
Join Education Director Carrie Szwed for a virtual investigation of nature’s greatest mysteries. Participants will form a team of detectives who will meet over Zoom to solve clues and answer questions related to local plants and animals. Lessons will include both computer time and outdoor, active time! 4-5pm. Register on whitememorialcc.org, at which point you will receive an email with the Zoom link(s). Members: $5/session or $15/whole series, Non-Members: $8/session or $25/whole series.

 

 

Oct
7
Wed
2020
After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives (Grades 4-6)
Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives (Grades 4-6)

Grades 4-6: Wednesdays in October (the 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th)
After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives
Join Education Director Carrie Szwed for a virtual investigation of nature’s greatest mysteries. Participants will form a team of detectives who will meet over Zoom to solve clues and answer questions related to local plants and animals. Lessons will include both computer time and outdoor, active time! 4-5pm. Register on whitememorialcc.org, at which point you will receive an email with the Zoom link(s). Members: $5/session or $15/whole series, Non-Members: $8/session or $25/whole series.