Fall 2021

Fall 2021 Educational Programs for Kids

Please read our COVID-19 Protocols when registering for classes

All Classes Start the Week of September 20th

 

Arboretum Sprouts
18 months – 3 year olds

Fall/Winter Classes
Mondays 9:30am-10:30am November 1st – December 13th (seven classes)
Mondays 1:45pm-2:45pm November 1st – December 13th (seven classes)
Wednesdays 9:30am-20:30am November 3rd – December 15th (seven classes)

Arboretum Sprouts is a weekly class where children and a parent/caregiver explore the natural world through songs, games, and a hike (weather permitting).
Children must be 18 months old by September 1st 2021 (up to three year olds) and accompanied by a caregiver. Limited space available as some classes may take place inside due to weather. Caregivers are required to wear masks. 

Pre-registration is required.
Call us at 973-376-3587 if you would like to try a class or sign up mid session. (We are currently in the mid session for Sept/Oct classes at the same times as Nov/Dec classes)

Monday Morning Registration

Monday Afternoon Registration 

Wednesday Registration

 

4 Year olds – Kindergarteners (Turtle Tots)

Thursdays or Fridays 3:30-5pm

Children will learn about nature and observe the changes that take place throughout the forest during Fall. Each class is an hour and a half long and costs $40. Thursdays and Fridays will be the same topic. If you are registering for a lot of classes or have any confusion, please call the arboretum at 973-376-3587 and we can register you over the phone. Health and Emergency Form and COVID-19 release form are required.

 

Thursdays

October 14th Registration

October 21st Registration

October 28th Registration

 

Fridays

October 15th Registration

October 22nd Registration

October 29th Registration

 

1st and 2nd Graders

 Tuesdays and/or Wednesdays (in October only)  3:30pm-5pm

Children will explore the woods and learn about what all the animals and plants are doing in the fall. Classes will be outside as much as possible and will have a maximum of 8 participants, all are required to wear masks. Each class is an hour and a half long and cost $40. If you are registering for a lot of classes or have any confusion, please call the arboretum at 973-376-3587 and we can register you over the phone. Health and Emergency Form and COVID-19 release form are required.

October 12th and 13th Registration  (Tue is sold out)

October 19th and 20th Registration  (Tue is sold out)

October 26th and 27th Registration  (Tue is sold out)

 

3rd and 4th Graders

Thursdays  3:30pm-5pm

Students will learn about plants, animals, and other organisms and how they all work together to make a healthy environment. Classes will be outside as much as possible and will have a maximum of 8 participants, all are required to wear masks.  Each class is an hour and a half long and cost $40.  If you are registering for a lot of classes or have any confusion, please call the arboretum at 973-376-3587 and we can register you over the phone. Health and Emergency Form and COVID-19 release form are required.

October 14th Registration

October 21st Registration

October 28th Registration