Nature Buddies

Nature Buddies

October 15, 2021| Category: Learning

Nature play for your youngest … and you!

nature buddies field tripAre you looking for a fun and educational way to interact with your child? Interested in developing new friendships with local families in a warm and welcoming environment? Our weekly Nature Buddies Playgroup might be right for you!
The Nature Buddies Playgroup engages children ages 2-5 in explorations of the natural world. This playgroup will focus on creatures we have in our museum, with a close look at a different animal each session. Parents or guardians attend with their children for story time, crafts, movement activities and outdoor play.
This playgroup meets at the Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium in our outdoor classroom on Wednesdays or Fridays, 10:00 -11:00 AM.
***Wednesday Nature Buddies is now FULL and no longer accepting new families. There is still space in the Friday Nature Buddies Playgroup.
Space is limited to 10 children per session, so please make sure to register and pay in advance to secure your spot!


  • $5 for 1 child per session (or $25 for 6 sessions)
  • $8 for 2 siblings per session (or $40 for 6 sessions)
  • $10 for 3 or more siblings per session (or $50 for 6 sessions)
sign up now
Questions? Please contact Karina Weiss for details.

Tags: Balch Nature School, Fairbanks Museum, nature-based learningPreschool, Preschool, St. Johnsbury