Nature Education Cooperative - Tuesdays, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm - Application Required
Nature Education Cooperative will offer hands-on educational curriculum in science, math, language and the arts for children ages 3-7 in our beautiful outdoor classroom. Using Montessori learning tools, child-led learning concepts, and a nature school philosophy, we will journey together on an empowering collaborative learning experience for young children and homeschool families. Parent/Caregiver participation is required in our cooperative program. For more details, please visit our Co-op page.
$25 per child, $15 per sibling; Members receive a 20% discount; Session Packages available for an additional 5% off. Session 2 is now full. Session 3 applications will be available in February 2019.
Mother Nature and Me - Thursdays, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Our popular early childhood nature class for ages 5 and under and their caregiver is full of fun activities including nature crafts, storytime, water play, garden exploration and sandbox fun. Mother Nature and Me is a beautiful multi-sensory experience for children and their families to connect with nature and engage in play.
$5 per child; Class pack of 5 for $20 available; Members receive a 20% discount.
Bilingual Nature Play - Fridays, 9:00 am - 10:45 am
Join us for an enriching nature-based experience in Spanish and English for children ages 2-4. Offering hands-on early childhood activities and using a model of parental cooperation, this exciting new class will empower families to embrace bilingualism and immerse children in an interactive dual-language play group. Bilingual Nature Play program is facilitated by native Spanish speakers Fernanda Pineda-Wolfson, Govinda Bilges and Paula Wasserman. Parent/Caregiver participation is required for this class.
$20 per child'; Members receive a 20% discount; Snack included.
Science & Nature Workshops - Saturdays @ 10:00 am
Join us for Woodworking with Jake, Young Botanists with Jeannie, Garden to Table Cooking with Chef Adam, Junior Sprouts with Farmer Jay Organics and more on alternating weekends. See 'Upcoming Events' for details and workshop schedule.
$5-$15 per child; Members receive a 20% discount.
Eco-Kids Club - Every 3rd Sunday of the month - 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
Eco-consciousness is not just a trend, it's our responsibility. DBCG's mission is to nurture environmental stewardship in children and families. Each month Eco-Kids Club members will share their ideas in an interactive discussion and inspire each other to take action in caring for our earth through eco-conscious habits. We encourage young members to capture their actions in a photo and post their helpful actions on DBCG's Facebook page with the tag #EcoKidsDBCG. All ages welcome.
Free; Donations Welcomed.
Freedom Meditation - Saturdays, 7:00 am to 8:00 am
Led by Pablo Del Real, this group is a mix of beginner, intermediate, and advanced meditators, traveling the path of awakening together. We practice silent sitting meditation for the most part. No experience necessary. First-time meditators are welcome! One intention required: to meditate with other people at different points on the path in a supportive and loving environment. Call Pablo for more info: (561) 901-3467
Free; Donations Welcomed.