Home School Program

Twelve 2nds in Nature

Where: Brillion Nature Center - W1135 Deerview Road, Brillion, WI

When: 2nd Wednesday of each month

Time: Morning Session: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Registration is full for the morning session

Afternoon Session: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. This session is still accepting registration.

Who: Ages 4 - 17, Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - this is not a drop-off program

Cost: $5.00/participant registering for an individual program

$36.00/participant registering for the 12-month series

To Register: Call 920-756-3591 or e-mail louie@brillionnaturecenter.net

2021/2022 School Year Schedule and Topics

September 8th, 2021 - Seeds - focus on seed collection and how seeds travel

October 13th, 2021 - Colors in Nature - focus on why leaves change colors

November 10th, 2021 - Weather - hands-on, experiment/demonstration-based program

December 8th, 2021 - Fire building - focus on fire building with all natural materials

January 12th, 2022 - Sense and Nonsense - focus on 5 senses and unique senses of other animals

February 9th, 2022 - Snowshoe Skills - focus on learning to walk, run, turn, step over obstacles

March 9th, 2022 - Animal Signs - focus on exploring evidence animals leave behind

April 13th, 2022 - Wetlands - focus on 3 wetlands (marsh, man-made pond, ephemeral pond)

May 11th, 2022 - Wildflowers - focus on spring ephemerals and woodland wildflowers

June 8th, 2022 - Forts in the Woods - focus on shelters

July 13th, 2022 - Insects - focus on importance of insects

August 10th, 2022 - Animal Camouflage - focus on different kinds of animal coloration