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Little Naturalists

                                         SOLD OUT FOR FALL 2021

                                                        To be added to the wait list, please email

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Oxbow’s Little Naturalist program is designed for ages 2-5, joined by a parent, and will explore the world in a series of programs lead by an Oxbow Meadows Environmental Educator. Each week will focus on a new topic that encourages working together with discovery, imagination, crafting, and exploring the outdoors.

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Program Details

9am to 10am

Fall Season: Tuesdays
September 7th, 2021
September 14th, 2021
September 21st, 2021
September 28th, 2021

Winter Season: Tuesdays
November 2nd, 2021
November 9th, 2021
November 16th, 2021
November 30th, 2021

Winter Season: Mondays
November 1st, 2021
November 8th, 2021
November 15th, 2021
November 29th, 2021


Ages 2—5

$20 per child for the season
(1 parent is included in the registration)

All participants must be registered; unregistered siblings may not participate. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. 

Pre-registration is required, payment due at time of registration. Parents must stay with children during duration of program and do not pay.

Registration ends Saturday before the programs begin.


"Before the classes our toddler refused to touch bugs and was scared of most animals, now she’s a regular explorer. These classes really gave her a chance to be brave and taught her the importance of bugs and reptiles. I recommend Oxbow to every parent I meet and it’s definitely one of our favorite places to visit!" - 2021 Parent Testimonial

Other Information

  • Please DO NOT register if you or your child feel sick or were recently exposed to someone.
  • Each program will practice social distancing.
  • Please bring water for our outside portion of the program, especially on days we are hiking.
  • For information on current COVID guidelines and procedures, please visit Visitor Information.


Cancellation and Refunds

Classes will take place rain or shine. However, in the event of inclement weather, the program will take place inside our classroom. If the event is canceled by Oxbow, you will receive a refund or credit for a future program.

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