miniNaturalist Pre-K Program
January 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019
The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them.
Each month features a new theme. Explore “Forest Friends,” “Rocks & Fossils,” “Incredible Insects,” and many more.
The hour-long program begins with group time led by a Montana Naturalist History Center Naturalist. The second half promotes child-directed learning through art activities, dramatic play, science investigation, literacy, and math stations.
We also have a Kids’ Discovery Room designed just for young naturalists with a touch table, puppets, and books.
Come learn and play with us!
Dates: Every Thursday, September – May
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Admission: Free with admission. (And FREE for members!)