Children 18 months to 3 years, with their adult companions, can join a naturalist for a story reading, a simple nature activity or craft, and a stroller-friendly hike on the beautiful Arboretum trails. Enjoy an interesting new nature experience each week with themes such as bats, raccoons, owls, and trees.
Dates: Select Mondays – see specific dates below.
Times: 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.
Cost per class: Free for Family Tree Members and above (please have member card on hand); $7 per child for nonmembers (younger siblings are welcome for free). Pay at the door, advanced registration not necessary.
Please note – as of January 2017, Tyke Hikes are $7 per child for nonmembers.
Note: Please dress for weather. Tyke Hikes take place rain or shine! Closed-toe shoes are best for trail hikes. Older preschoolers are welcome but are the responsibility of the adult companion.
December 4, 11, 18
January 22, 29
February 5, 19, 26
March 5, 19, 26
April 2, 9, 16, 23
May 7, 14, 21
Is your child wild about nature? The Arboretum is the natural place to celebrate a birthday .