Our Preschool Adventure series based on a nationally recognized curriculum in life and physical sciences. Each adventure is different and has a theme chosen to spark a preschooler’s imagination. Included is a brief nature hike and a hands-on activity or craft.

Each session runs from 10 am to 11:30 am.

This season’s overarching theme is Growing Up Wild About Autrey Mill!

- Sep 10- Wildlife Water Safari- Children discover water sources for local wildlife. With

Ms. Mary.

- Sep 24- Fishing Fun - Children engage in dramatic play fishing game. With Ms.

Ackermann.

- Oct 8- In a Grasshopper’s World- Children observe grasshoppers in their natural habitat.

With Ms. Mary.

- Oct 22- Ant on Parade- Children go outside to observe ant behavior and characteristics.

With Ms. Ackermann.

- Nov 5- Tracks- Children explore animal tracks and make tracks of their own. With Ms.

Mary.

- Nov 19- Terrific Turkeys- Children learn about wild turkeys. With Ms. Ackermann.

- Dec 3- Looking at Leaves- Children practice their observation skills by comparing leaves.

With Ms. Ackermann.

- Dec 17- Backbone Bonanza- Children learn about vertebrates. With Ms. Mary.

- Jan 28- Less is More- Children learn that using less is a way of sharing resources. With Ms.

Ackermann.

- Feb 11- Wildlife is Everywhere- Children make observations that wildlife is all around us.

With Ms. Mary.

- Feb 25th- What’s Wild- Children engage in stories comparing the lives of a wild and tame

animal. With Ms. Ackermann.

- Mar 10- Field Study Fun- Children investigate the ground within a hula hoop observe

plant and animal. With Ms. Mary.

- Mar 24- Seed Need- Children explore seeds as food and learn how animals spread seeds.

With Ms. Ackermann.

- Apr 14- Hiding in Plain Sight- Children play a game of hide and seek to learn about important adaptations. With Ms. Mary.

- Apr 28 Aqua Charades- Children explore the importance of water for people, animals, and plants. With Ms. Ackermann.

- May 12- The Deep Blue Sea- Children develop an awareness of oceans and ocean life. With Ms. Mary

Upcoming dates

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Schedules

  • Occurred Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurred Tuesday, September 24th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurred Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurred Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurred Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurred Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurred Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, January 28th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, April 14th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, April 28th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Occurs Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Venue

Autrey Mill Nature Preserve & Heritage Center

9770 Autrey Mill Rd
Johns Creek, GA 30022

Contact

Lauren McDaniel

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