Little Explorers Program Schedule

Every Thursday at 10am in 2022

The Little Explorer Play Zone is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every day the Nature Center is open. We also have special programs available on Thursday's at 10 a.m. The specific dates and information is listed below.

Little Explorer Mom and Daughter
Best for kids 18-months to 5-years-old

Bring your little ones to our Little Explorer Play Zone to participate in multi-sensory, interactive activities, stories, and crafts. You will have the opportunity to learn about topics that relate to our mission of protecting Southwest Florida’s water, land, wildlife, and future. Little Explorers will also get to meet ambassador animals and explore the entire Conservancy campus!


October 12: The Very Busy Spider

Come find out just how busy the spider actually is! What is she up to? Meet all of her friends along the way, and bring home your very own spider web dream catcher!

October 19: Fabulous Frogs

Sometimes we think it’s better to be somebody else but in the end, it’s best just to be YOU! Learn alongside with Frog about different animals and how they each have a different but very important role to play in nature. 

October 26: Pete the Cat

Pete the Cat is trick or treating! Come listen to his adventure as he encounters not-so-spooky creatures. Learn what kinds of animals come out at night and decorate your own mini Halloween pumpkin.