Preschool Programs 2013/14

 The Ogden Nature Center's one-hour preschool programs are the perfect way to introduce your little ones to the wonders of the outdoor world.  The programs are fun and elementary --designed for children ages 3-5. Parents are welcome to stay and participate.  Each lesson includes creative, hands-on activities, time spent outside and stories.


Individual Registrations - Members -$5.00 per child/parent, Non-members $6.00 per child/parent General admission rates apply to all other family members.

Group/preschool registration (5 or more students) - $5.00 per child/parent. Teachers and classroom aids are free. General admission rates apply to all other family members. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required. 

Pre-registration required. Call 621-7595 to register.

2013/14 Schedule

Bizzy Buzzy Bugs -Buzz and crawl your way around the Ogden Nature Center as you hunt and net insects. See a spider up close, grow your own wings, sing buggy songs and hear buggy stories.

September 26th               September 27th              October 15th               October 16th

9:30am - Full                    9:30am - Full                     9:30am - Open                9:30am - Open

11:00am - Open                 11:00am - Open              11:00am - Open            11:00am - Open

1:00pm - Full                    1:00pm - Full                    1:00pm - Open               1:00pm -Open


Skin, Scales and Reptile Tales - Discover the slimy and scaly critters that call the Nature Center home as we investigate reptiles and amphibians up close. Meet a desert tortoise, play lizard games and make a snake craft to take home.

November 25th                 November 26th               December 19th          December 20th

9:30am - Open                     9:30am - Open             9:30am - open                   9:30am - Open

11:00am - Open                  11:00am - Open             11:00am - Open              11:00am - Open

1:00pm - Open                    1:00pm - Open                1:00pm - Open                1:00pm - Open


Mammals in Winter - Discover who is hiding under the snow as you learn nature’s secrets to who, what, when, where and how animals move around in winter. Try your hand at sledding and snowman making as you play in our winter wonderland.

January 9th                  January 10th               February 3rd                   February 4th

9:30am - Open              9:30am - Open               9:30am - Open                  9:30am - Open

11:00am - Open            11:00am - Open             11:00am - Open                11:00am - Open

1:00pm - Open              1:00pm - Open               1:00pm - Open                  1:00pm - Open


Fair Feathered Friends - Discover what makes a bird a bird as you delve into the world of beaks, wings, feathers and feet. Meet live birds of prey, hear fanciful feathered fables and make and take a bird feeder.

   April 4th                     April 7th                      May 6th                     May 7th

9:30am - Full           9:30am - Open               9:30am - Open            9:00am - Open          

11:00am - Open        11:00am - Open             11:00am -Open           11:00am - Open    

1:00pm - Open          1:00pm - Open               1:00pm - Open            1:00pm - Open