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 eight - sixteen (8 - 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

  Spring Break 2016                                          

      Science-in-the-Park Workshop Series* 

April 25 2016--Hot or Cold*

9am- 12pm: Climate Change in a Bottle: Grades 5-8

1pm-2pm: Solar S’mores:  Grades 5-9 

2:30-4pm: Build your own Wind Turbine Grades: 6-9 

April 26 2016--Set Your Sights on College*

10:00-10:45am:  Set your Sights on College: Grades 8-11

11:00-12:45pm: Edible Science Grades 6-10 

1:15pm-3pm: Cosmetic Chemistry Grades 7-11

April 27th 2016--April Showers Bring May Flowers*

9am-10:30am:  Painting the Roses Red: Grades: 4-7

12pm-2pm: Movie:  Ferngully The Last of the Rainforest

2:30pm-3:15pm:  What’s in your Ink? Grades: 4-6

April 28th 2016--Wetland Function*

10am-11:45am: Wetland in a Pan: Grades 5-9

12-2pm:  Movie: Wall-E

2:30pm-3:45pm:  Edible Wetland Grades k-6

April 29th 2016--Nature Investigations*

9:00-12pm: Soil Investigation Grades 5-9

1-3:30pm: Treasure Hunt Grades 3-8

                             *CLICK the Asterisk (*) to SEE Flyer for more details of each workshop    

       Registration Now to Guarantee a Seat for Your Child! 

         Registration is on a First Come/First Served Basis!