Knee-High Naturalists

Are you ready to get outside and explore? Come and hear a story followed by some outdoor fun! As naturalists we will hike, investigate, and navigate through the trails and grounds of Jester Park as we learn what makes the outdoors such an amazing place. Please come dressed to be outside.


DEADLINE: The day before

COST: Free

AGES: Recommended ages 3-6 years


November 8 - Dinosaurs

December 13 - Playing with Shadows

January 10 - Space

February 7 - Weather Wonders

March 13 - Spring Fun

April 10 - Habitats

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Jester Park Nature Center, Ages Under 5

Upcoming Times

This event is not currently scheduled.