Children's Nature Connection Programs

Spring Programs

Girls Outside Mondays!

After-school nature connection program on the grounds of Wadsworth Mansion in Middletown

(For girls in grades 2-5)

Mondays, 3:45 - 6:00pm

Session 1: Feb. 28 - April 4 

Session 2: April 18 - May 23


Rockfall Nature Explorers

After-school nature connection program at Wadsworth Falls State Park and Rockfall Forest in Middlefield

(For kids in grades 3-5)

Tuesdays, 2:45 - 6:00pm

April 26 - June 7 (7 weeks) - mid-session registration available!


Farm and Forest Nature Explorers

A nature connection and land stewardship program located at Fire Ring Farm and Palmer-Taylor Preserve in Portland. 

Spring 2022 Sessions:

Wednesdays (Full Day)

Apr. 6 - June 8

Time: 9am - 3pm

Ages: 6-8 (full!)

           9-12 (3 spots left!)

Fridays (Half-Day)

Apr. 22 - June 10

Time: 12pm-3pm

Ages: 6-9


Preteen Nature Explorers

Farm and forest nature connection and land stewardship program at Fire Ring Farm in Portland for middle schoolers. (Grade 6-8)

Upcoming sessions dates: TBD

2 Sundays each month, 1-4 pm

Feb. - May (8 sessions) 


Partner Programs

Farm & Forest Summer Camp

Our summer camp offers kids ages 5-13 a chance to connect with the natural world and learn about sustainable farming in small groups with supportive mentors.

Dates: June 27th-Aug 5th

6 weeks to choose from!

M-F, 9am-3:30pm

Location: Fire Ring Farm, Portland

2022 Summer Camp registration is now open!


Fire Ring Farm Kids Herbal Classes

Fun and playful classes about plants and medicinal herbs for all ages. 

Touch and smell a plant, make a craft, color an herb fairy, sing a song. It's fun for the whole family!


Location: Fire Ring Farm, Portland

Spring 2022 program dates now available!

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