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CANCELED – miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

September 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until March 19, 2020

Free with admission

Due to concerns about COVID-19, the miniNaturalist Pre-K programs are canceled until further notice. Stay healthy, friends!

The miniNaturalist pre-K program encourages curiosity for the natural world.

Dates: Every Thursday, September – May
Time: 10:00-11:00 am

NEW in 2020! To meet the needs of multiple ages, the program will focus on learner directed stations including sensory, art, imaginative play, literacy, and science. We have an adult station too! With coffee, tea, natural history explorations and tips on how to engage your child with nature. Connect with other parents as your children explore. Feel free to stay and spend time in the Kids’ Discovery room, the child centered Nature Adventure garden or any of the museum exhibits after the program.


Each month features a new theme:

January: Animals in Winter
February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils
March: Wild River Animals
April: Welcome Birds!
May: Spring Surprises

No programming June-August.

September: Forest Friends
October: Creepy Crawlies
November: Deer, Moose, and More
December: Coyotes, Foxes, and Wolves

Admission: Free with admission. (And FREE for members!)

Come learn and play with us!



September 5, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free with admission
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Montana Natural History Center
120 Hickory St.
Missoula, MT 59801 United States