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Early Years Programs at the Surrey Nature Centre

Nature Preschool snack time

Spark a sense of wonder and help your preschoolers build confidence in the natural world as we play, create and imagine. Discover a world filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the forest at the Surrey Nature Centre!

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Nature Preschool Camp (3 to 5 yrs)

This unique program will allow your child to explore the outdoors, enhancing their learning and connecting them to their environment. Your child will engage in active play, nature arts and exploration, and a wide variety of child-led learning opportunities.

Dates: July 17 to 21, 2017
Monday to Friday from 9:15am to 11:15am
Cost: $77.75 
Registration Course Code: 4529605

Dates: July 17 to 21, 2017
Monday to Friday from 12:45pm to 2:45pm
Cost: $77.75
Registration Course Code: 4529607

Dates: August 14 to 18, 2017
Monday to Friday from 9:15am to 11:15am
Cost: $77.75
Registration Course Code: 4529606

Preschool Field Trips

Bring your daycare or preschool group to explore Surrey's natural environment. Our programs draw inspiration from the BC Early Learning Framework and promote hands-on learning by encouraging children to play in nature. Activities include story, art and exploration in Green Timbers Park. Call us at 604-502-6065 to book a program for your group.

Price

  • $94.75 per group, up to 24 children

Dates & Times

  • September 2016 to June 2017:
    • Tuesday to Friday, 9:30am to 11:00am or 12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • July 2017 to August 2017:
    • Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 11:00am or 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Nature Preschool

Our Nature Preschool program at the Surrey Nature Centre will allow your child to engage in active play, nature arts and exploration, and a wide variety of child-led learning opportunities. This program takes place exclusively outdoors and is led by certified ECE staff.

Nature Preschool Parent Info Session

Are you thinking about registering your child in a City of Surrey Nature Preschool? Join us for an informative drop-in session where staff and instructors provide an overview of the Nature Preschool experience and answer your questions.

Check back to find out with the next session is scheduled.

Nature Play

Join us for some forest fun! An experienced leader will engage you and your kid in outdoor play with storytelling, nature arts and exploration, games and best of all, child-led free play. Parent participation is required.

Free, drop-in
Saturdays, 9:30am to 11:00am

For more information, contact us at 604-502-6065 or naturecentre@surrey.ca