Pre-registration is required! (Ms. Michelle needs to know her numbers for craft preparation and space is limited). Registration closes on Monday at 4:30; or if it is a federal holiday on Monday she closes registration earlier on the Friday before at 4:30.
Toddler Tuesday is back to 3 programs. Please sign up for 9:45-10:15; 10:30-11:00; or 11:15-11:45. Same program each time, just more offerings so we can let everyone in on the fun!
Toddler Tuesday is a program designed to introduce our youngest learners to the wonders of the natural world.
Children and their adults will experience nature through themed activities including songs, fingerplay, storytime, nature walks, live animal encounters and crafts.
Your child will commune with nature in a safe, playful and experiential way in our Toddler Tuesday classes.
Now you can keep up with Toddler Tuesday on our new blog!
We will be sharing the latest news about our programs, craft ideas, outdoor activities, and fun facts about our amazing natural world.
To register, or learn more about what we do in these programs, please visit:
If you know you can't make it to the program and you are registered, please call and cancel so we can open up the space for other children who are on a waitlist.
Programs are offered all year long on Tuesdays at 9:45; 10:30 or 11:15. Please choose one or the other time when you sign up.
If you know you won't make it to the program, please call to cancel so we can offer your space to another child!
What's Coming Up?
February 28 Born to Roam—Not all who wander are lost. Especially not our big furry bison. Wander over to Toddler Tuesday and we will learn all about the largest land mammal in North America!
March 7 Squirrel Circus—Have you ever seen the incredible Skippy and Jiffy, our acrobatic flying squirrels perform cage flips? You won’t want to miss this circus act, so register now!
March 14 What will Spring Bring?—Flowers, butterflies, gardens and more come to Toddler Tuesday and learn all about this lovely time of the year when the plants perk up and the animals get munching. We will seek to discover some secrets of Spring, because it is just 1 week away!
March 21 World Frog Day—Ribbit, ribbit! Need I say more? Hop over for some amphibian fun!
March 28 Sheep get Shorn—We will learn all about this spring ritual at Oatland and get you processing some wool just in time for Spring Fest and Sheep to Shawl.
April 4 The Fox Trot—Trot over to Toddler Tuesday to learn all about these cunning little creatures and what makes them so fantastic.
April 11 Bunny love—It is that time of the year when everyone is bonkers about bunnies. Come to Toddler Tuesday for Every-bunny’s favorite theme.
April 18 eARTh day—Earth day is only a few days away so we are going to make some nature creations for this class in celebration of this wonderful planet that we live on.
April 25 Turtle Time—Ever wonder about the differences between tortoises and turtles, well it is turtle time at Toddler Tuesday (what a nice alliteration) and we will totally be talking turtle.
May 2 No Toddler Tuesday—Mark your calendar this Saturday is Fairy and Gnome Festival and the staff at Oatland are busy sprucing up the place to welcome all the fairies and gnomes that will enchant the center this coming Saturday from 10-2pm. Don’t miss it. It is super fun!
May 9 Alligator babies—We all know moms are pretty awesome, but come to this class and learn how attentive alligator moms are. That Gal-ligator must have learned her mothering skills from someone other than a reptile.
May 16 Calling all Coleopterans – It is beetle-mania day for all you 6-legged animal lovers. We will be celebrating the largest order of insects at Toddler Tuesday this day. We won’t bug you but you should not miss this class.
May 23 Donkey Party—Soldier Joe is turning 21! Even though he is no longer a minor, he is still our little Joe. We will be walking to the barn to give him birthday wishes and treats!