Chipmunks

Drop-off program 
Ages: 4-6 

Get outside! Kids explore the natural wonders of High Park while learning tons about the amazing plants and animals that live here. This is a creative, active group that loves to have fun. Participants learn about the ecology of High Park through play, inquiry, direct experience, stewardship action and observation. Sign up for outdoor fun and learning!

Our activities are guided by the seasons and weather conditions. Some areas of focus will likely include:

  • Making nature crafts
  • Playing lots of nature games
  • Singing nature songs
  • Hiking to some of High Park’s places of natural wonder
  • Wildlife tracking & bird watching
  • Animal and plant identification
  • Planting native plants (spring and fall)

“He had an amazing time and loved all of it, from the nature walks to the crafts they made together.” Parent Testimonial

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We are now offering a Nature Club in French!  Please note, as this club will be entirely lead in French, it is for children who are fluent in French and speak French predominantly in the home or are enrolled in a French/French immersion school.

Les petits suisses
Programme sans les parents
Âges: 4-6 

Un programme en français s’adressent aux enfants qui parlent français (français parler à la maison ou inscrit dans une école en français)

Profitez du plein air! Les enfants explorent les merveilles de la nature dans High Park tout en apprenant des tonnes sur les plantes étonnantes et les animaux qui y habitent. Ceci est un club créatif et actif  pour ceux qui aiment s’amuser. Les participants au programme apprennent l’écologie de High Park à travers le jeu, en posant des questions et grâce à une expérience directe. Ils observent et préparent à une bonne gestion écologique. Inscrivez-vous aux joies du plein air tout en apprenant! Nos activités varient selon la saison et le temps. Voici quelques-uns des thèmes écologiques que nous proposons:
 
  • Plantation de plantes indigènes (printemps et automne)
  • Artisanat écologique
  • Beaucoup de jeux sur des thèmes écologiques
  • Chansons sur le thème de la nature
  • Randonnée pédestre vers certains coins de High Park aux merveilles naturelles
  • Observation de la faune et des oiseaux
  • Identification des animaux et des plantes
 

Fall


Details for Fall 2017

Cost
$135 for 6 meetings

Chipmunks- Tuesday 
Alternating Tuesdays
Sep. 19, Oct. 3, Oct. 17, Oct. 31, Nov. 14, Nov. 28
1 pm – 3 pm

Chipmunks- Saturday
Alternating Saturdays
Sep. 23, Oct. 7, Oct. 21, Nov. 4, Nov. 18, Dec. 2
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Chipmunks – Sunday
Alternating Sundays
Sep. 24, Oct. 8, Oct. 22, Nov. 5, Nov. 19, Dec. 3
9 am-11 am

Les petits suisses- Saturday
Alternating Saturdays
Sep. 30, Oct. 14, Oct. 28, Nov. 11, Nov. 25, Dec.9 
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

 Winter


Details for Winter 2018

Cost
$135 for 6 meetings

Chipmunks- Tuesday
Alternating Tuesdays
Jan. 9, Jan. 23, Feb. 6, Feb. 20, Mar. 6, Mar. 20
1 pm – 3 pm

Chipmunks- Saturday
Alternating Saturdays
Jan. 9, Jan. 23, Feb. 6, Feb. 20, Mar. 6, Mar. 20
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Chipmunks – Sunday
Alternating Sundays
Jan. 14, Jan. 28, Feb. 11, Feb. 25, Mar. 11, Mar. 25
9 am-11 am

Les petits suisses- Saturday
Alternating Saturdays
Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10, Feb. 24, Mar. 10, Mar. 24
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Spring


Details for Spring 2018

Cost
$135 for 6 meetings

Chipmunks- Tuesday 
Alternating Tuesdays
Apr. 3, Apr. 17, May 1, May 15, May 29, Jun. 12
1 pm – 3 pm

Chipmunks- Saturday
Alternating Saturdays
Apr. 14, Apr. 28, May 12, May 26, Jun. 9, Jun. 23
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Chipmunks – Sunday
Alternating Sundays
Apr. 8, Apr. 22, May 6, May 20, Jun. 3, Jun. 17
9 am-11 am

Les petits suisses- Saturday
Alternating Saturdays
Apr. 7, Apr. 21, May 5, May 19, Jun. 2, Jun. 16
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

For registration information for fall, winter or spring check out Nature Clubs for Kids page.

For more details on Summer Campclick here.