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
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Registration is on a First Come/First Served Basis!