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Budding Naturalists

At Riverbend we believe in the joy that comes from time spent outdoors. Budding Naturalists, our Caregiver and Me Program, seeks to foster a connection with nature for our youngest learners.

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Program Overview:

Join Riverbend educators for a preschool-friendly nature-based program that includes a story, craft, nature activity, and a “hike” around our preserve. Every week we’ll gather in Riverbend’s Snider Barn to begin the fun! 

Program Details:

  • This program is one hour each week and is designed for children ages 2-5. A caregiver must accompany each child. Siblings under 2 are welcome at no additional charge. 
  • The cost is $120 per child for a six-week session. Enrollment is capped at 12 participants. The final meeting of every session will include a campfire and s’mores.


Winter Session will be offered on Wednesday Mornings:

  • Wednesdays: January 17, 2024 through February 21st, 2024,

  • Time: 10:30-11:30 am

For more information please contact

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Suzanne Safran

Education Operations Manager