About the Program:
Outdoor Explorers focuses on nature exploration, song, story, and movement. Each month will feature a theme and culminate in a festival for Prairie Flower families and alumni at the end of each month (end-of-October festival will be Oct. 29, 3-5 pm).
Start Time and Run Days:
Outdoor Explorers is currently running, through October 31.
The days and times offered are:
Monday and Wednesday, 12:15-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30-11:45 a.m.
Sign up for 1, 2, 3, or all 4 days per week!
Teacher: Miss Caeli
Groups will meet at Brookside Park, Emma McCarthy Lee Park and Carr Park, depending on the week.
What to Expect:
A typical day for the program may look like:
12:15-12:25 p.m. -- Drop-off and free play
12:25-12:50 p.m. -- Circle time, song and movement
12:50-1:50 p.m. -- Nature exploration, free play and optional movement activity (such as games or guided nature activity)
1:50-2 p.m. -- Storytime (the story will relate to the season or upcoming festival, and will be read in our exploration space)
2-2:20 p.m. -- Free play and nature exploration
2:20-2:30 p.m. -- Prepare for pick-up and goodbyes
One session out of eight, we will dedicate time from 1:40-2:30 p.m. for a simple nature- or festival-related craft.
Enrollment is by the month, with monthly costs as follows:
$64 for one day a week
$128 for two days a week
$192 for three days a week
$256 for four days a week
We'll send invoices by email, and payment will be due by the first program day of the month. If you enroll after the start of the month, we will prorate the amount accordingly.
A note on missed days: Please note that if you miss a day after you're enrolled, that missed time is non-refundable, as are days cancelled due to extreme weather.
We also can't issue refunds if you choose to withdraw early for the current month for which you have already paid.