Public Programs for Children

public programs children

Here at White Memorial, our public programs for children are designed to inspire understanding, appreciation, and respect for the natural world. Advanced registration is required for most programs and space is limited. Check out our upcoming programs below. See something you like? Click on it for a larger view. To register, click the green “Tickets” button on that page. 

Dec
2
Thu
2021
Nature’s Nursery Series, Sept.-Dec. 2021 @ White Memorial - Activity Shed
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
First Thursday of Every Month (Sep. 2, Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Dec. 2) 4-5pm Ages 3-6 Years Nature’s Nursery Series Join us on the first Thursday of each month September – December for an hour-long program designed just for your young nature lovers. Every session will include a story, an encounter with a live animal, and an activity or craft. These sessions will be held in the Activity Shed (behind the Museum), with barn doors open on two sides for increased ventilation. It is not a temperature-controlled room, so please dress accordingly. Sessions may become virtual if safety concerns arise or it becomes too cold. Parents/Guardians, we ask that you stay for the duration of the program. Masks are required for everyone if/when we are not socially-distanced. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by calling 860-567-0857 or visiting whitememorialcc.org. Space is limited! Members: $8/child per session or $25/whole series, Non-Members: $12/child per session or $45/whole series. Please inquire about financial aid as needed.    
Dec
30
Thu
2021
One-Day Fun Day Grades 1-3 2021 @ White Memorial - Activity Shed
Dec 30 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
One-Day Fun Day Grades 1-3 2021 @ White Memorial - Activity Shed

Grades 1-3: Thursday, December 30
Grades 4-6: Friday, December 31
One-Day Fun Day at White Memorial
Nature is so much fun in the winter! So, grab your coat, boots, and hat, and let’s spend one of your vacation days learning about the natural world around you. Get outside, play games, make crafts, meet live animals! A morning and afternoon snack/drink will warm us up between adventures. Please bring a lunch and wear appropriate clothing for the weather. This program will be based out of the Activity Shed (behind the Museum), with barn doors open on two sides for increased ventilation. Masks are required for everyone if/when we are not socially-distanced. Programs may become virtual if safety concerns arise. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by calling 860-567-0857 or visiting whitememorialcc.org. Space is limited! Members: $40 Non-Members: $70.Please inquire about financial aid as needed.

Dec
31
Fri
2021
One-Day Fun Day Grades 4-6 2021 @ White Memorial - Activity Shed
Dec 31 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
One-Day Fun Day Grades 4-6 2021 @ White Memorial - Activity Shed

Grades 1-3: Thursday, December 30
Grades 4-6: Friday, December 31
One-Day Fun Day at White Memorial
Nature is so much fun in the winter! So, grab your coat, boots, and hat, and let’s spend one of your vacation days learning about the natural world around you. Get outside, play games, make crafts, meet live animals! A morning and afternoon snack/drink will warm us up between adventures. Please bring a lunch and wear appropriate clothing for the weather. This program will be based out of the Activity Shed (behind the Museum), with barn doors open on two sides for increased ventilation. Masks are required for everyone if/when we are not socially-distanced. Programs may become virtual if safety concerns arise. Parents/Guardians are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by calling 860-567-0857 or visiting whitememorialcc.org. Space is limited! Members: $40 Non-Members: $70.Please inquire about financial aid as needed.