Join the Junior Forester Program!
The Junior Forester Program at the Cradle of Forestry is designed for boys and girls ages 8-12. This biweekly summer program combines learning new skills, discovery, and reflection and allows youth the chance to grow through nature.
When does it meet?
Programs will be offered on Wednesdays in June, July and, August from 10:30am – 12:30pm.
2016 Biweekly Wednesday Themes:
June 24 Finding Your Way in the Forest: Learning How to Use a Map and Compass
July 8 Exploring Ecosystems: Finding Connections in Forests and Wetlands
July 22 Wild Places for Wildlife: Discovering Animal Habitats
August 4 Looking Closely: The Skills for Species Identification
How much does it cost?
Each program is $4 per child. Accompanying adults are admitted for half the usual entrance fee ($2.50). Entrance is free for accompanying adults with season passes to the Cradle of Forestry, America the Beautiful Senior passes and Golden Age Passports.
Reservations are required!
Please call (828)877-3130 or stop by or more information or to save your spot!