Caregiver & Child Classes
and After School Classes

Winter Registration is Open.

2020 SMNS WINTER CLASS CATALOG

South Mountain Nature School offers a Forest Preschool for children ages 3-6, Forest School Caregiver & Child classes for ages 2-5, After School Forest School for ages 5-8, and Forest School Summer Camp for ages 4-8.

Classes take place in the South Mountain Reservation and are held in all types of weather over an extended period of time. This enables children to develop a close connection with nature that will last a lifetime.

Drop-off, Caregiver and After School Enrollment

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DROP-OFF CLASS: TUESDAYS AT 3:45PM, LOCUST GROVE

$275

Forest School classes meet once a week outside in all kinds of weather. Our nature immersion curriculum instills a love of nature while developing observation, social and emotional skills. Time in the forest sparks joy, curiosity, cooperation and wonder!

This is a DROP-OFF class for ages 5-9

Tuesday 3:45-5:15 pm
January 14 – March 3
Teachers: Anna Maxwell and Becky Gartman

For how to dress, see our Class Information page

Locust Grove in Millburn is a great spot with trails leading to the Rahway River and The Fairy Trail.

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CAREGIVER & CHILD CLASS: WEDNESDAY AT 9:30 AM

$225.00

Forest School classes meet once a week outside in all kinds of weather. Our nature immersion curriculum instills a love of nature while developing observation, social and emotional skills. Time in the forest sparks joy, curiosity, cooperation and wonder!

This caregiver and child class.

Wednesday 9:30 am – 11:00 am
January 15 – March 4
Ages 2-5
Please pack a snack.
Teacher: Anna Maxwell

For how to dress, see our Class Information page

Location Tulip Springs

Directions

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CAREGIVER & CHILD CLASS: SUNDAY AT 9:30AM, TULIP SPRINGS

$225.00

Forest School classes meet once a week outside in all kinds of weather. Our nature immersion curriculum instills a love of nature while developing observation, social and emotional skills. Time in the forest sparks joy, curiosity, cooperation and wonder!

This is a caregiver & child class.

Sunday 9:30 am – 11:00 am
January 26 – March 22 (no class 2/16)
Ages 2-5
Please pack a snack.
Teacher: Becky Gartman

Tulip Springs’s main camp area is set in a white pine grove with great access to Hemlock Falls.

For how to dress, see our Class Information page.

Directions

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