Start your adventure…. Join the Junior Naturalist program for kids at Wildlife Prairie Park!
Sessions take place once a month from 1-2:30pm typically on the first Saturday. Each month we will cover a different topic, from bugs or birds to animal habitats and sleeping patterns! Hands on activities and special animal programs will be included.
Each child will receive a badge and booklet for attending the session. There is no limit to the number of sessions your child can attend since each will be cover a different topic. Come to all 12 or just come to 1!
Next Session: February 17th-¬†Happy Homes- Nests, dens and burrows are just a few types of animal homes. How are they built and who do they house?
Parents are asked to stay with their children during each session.
Student cost: $10 per student; Members $6
Parent cost: $3 per parent; Members free
Advanced registration and payment are required and can be done online or by calling 309-676-0998 ext. 312.
Please dress for the weather!
January 6th- Look to the Sky
February 17th- Happy Homes
March 3rd- Animal Tracks
April 21st- Conservation in Action ***1pm-3pm
May 12th- Plant Diversity
June 16th- Bug Life
July 14th- Inside Out
August 18th- Pond Study
September 15th- Prairie Ecosystem
October 13th- Sleeping Patterns
November 17th- Mighty Mammals
December 15th- Herpetology