Kids ages 2-14 can fall in love with nature, discover the outdoors and learn how to help protect and have fun in nature. Every Wednesday from June 10 through July 1, find three to four new videos and interactive activities on Natural Land Institute’s website covering a variety of topics, including wetlands, fish, water, mammals, birds, archaeology, pollinators, butterflies, creepy crawlers, prairies, forests, seeds and soils, related to that week’s theme. Weekly themes include All About Water, Find It Close to Home, Little Helpers and Growing Up. Activities can be done in any order and at one’s own pace. Participants can complete at least six of the activities and the Final Participation Form by Aug. 10 to earn a personalized Junior Naturalist Badge, which will be mailed to their home.
Event Cost: Free.
Event Times: Wednesdays, June 10-July 1; participation forms must be mailed by Aug. 10.
Age recommendation: Early Elementary (K-3), Late Elementary (4-5), Preschool, Teens, Toddlers, Tweens