Homeschool Programs

exploring in the salt marsh

Wild Encounters – Homeschool Program

Once a month hands-on nature programs September through June for homeschool families. Includes topic introduction, hike and outdoor activities.

These classes are held 10:00 a.m. to noon the fourth Monday of each month (except December). Hike and nature journaling always included. Prepay for five classes and get a sixth class free. For ages 5 and up (younger may come). Fee: $5.00/child. Call DRA to register.

Scholarships are available for all programs.

Winter programs:

December 18 – Mammals of Maine: Can you tell a mink from an ermine? Look for tracks and signs.
January 22 – Beavers and Muskrats: Explore the wetlands in winter and learn about these big rodents.
February 26 – Winter Wonderland: Go dogsledding and build a snow shelter.