Give your child the opportunity to build his/her reading and mathematics skills through exciting investigative, hands-on environmental science workshops! Expand your child's knowledge and understanding about the world!

During the summer and during the school year we are offer science camps and after-school workshops for children between the ages of six - sixteen (6 - 16). 

See a detailed description and schedule below of current offerings.

Call the Idlewild Park Preserve Environmental Science Learning Center for information and registration details at 347 824-2301.  

Limited scholarships are available to help those seeking tuition relief. 

Click here for registration form. 

Click here for emergency home contact form.

Click here to apply for an Academic/Merit Schlarship Application for your child.

                     PLEASE  Click *  below for more information about each program

   Summer Workshops 2016                                        

  Half-Day Science-in-the-Park Workshop Series

 Monday, July 11th to Friday, August 29th.

Children—Nature’s Chemist: *  

Ages 6 - 8: Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays--9:00 - 12:00 Noon

Ages 9 - 12: Tuesdays & Thursdays--9:00 AM - 1:00 PM 

Registration:  You may register your child 15 minutes before start of session. Children may register for the entire six week session or for an individual week.

Teens: *   Ages 13-16:   

  • Nature’s Chemistry—Tuesday, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
  • It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Aerodynamics!—Thursday, 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Registration:  You may register your teen 15 minutes before the start of the session. This is a free pilot program for teens.  Teens are encouraged to register for the full six sessions of either or both teen workshops. 


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       Register Now to Guarantee a Seat for Your Child! 

         Registration is on a First Come/First Served Basis!