Events & Programs

 

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Schott Nature PlayScape Programs

We offer a variety of programs in the Marge & Charles Schott Nature PlayScape, recommended for children 12 and under with an adult. All programs are weather-dependent. 

Members free; nonmembers pay daily admission. 

Click on the program dates for full description. 

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Creature Feature and Crafts Online Nature Program for Kids

Tuesday, June 16, 10-10:40 am

Tuesday, June 23, 10-10:40 am

Tuesday, June 30, 10-10:40 am

This will be a live, virtual program via the Zoom meeting platform. Join us for a morning of stories, crafts, and animal discoveries! Each week is a new topic as we visit with a naturalist, meet a live animal, and create a fun craft from common household materials. The program size is limited to 15 families so everyone has a chance to share and participate. An adult will need to be available to assist in computer issues but does not need to be present during the class. $8/family/class. Siblings may partake in class under one registration if they are using one device to participate. We kindly ask you to make individual registrations for siblings if they will be using multiple devices.

 

Preschool Storytime at the Nature PlayScape

Tuesdays, 10-10:30 am

June 9 — CANCELED

June 23 — CANCELED

July 7

July 21

August 4

Join us for a unique outdoor storytime in the Nature PlayScape. Our story expert will lead finger plays, songs, and read nature-themed books. Each week is a new nature topic. Great for ages 2-6. Free to members; nonmember adult $9, nonmember child $4. Online tickets purchased for nonmembers include admission. Nonmember tickets may also be purchased at the gate.

 

Creature Feature at the Nature PlayScape

Thursdays, 10-10:30 pm

June 11 — CANCELED

June 18 — CANCELED

June 25 — CANCELED

July 2

July 9

July 16

July 23

July 30

August 6

Drop in and get to know critters that call the outdoors home. Feel the wiggling of worms or see small salamander toes as we make crafts, explore, and play. Free to members; nonmember adult $9, nonmember child $4. Online tickets purchased for nonmembers include admission. Nonmember tickets may also be purchased at the gate.

 

Mud Ball Throwing in the Nature PlayScape

Sunday, June 14, 1-2:30 pm — CANCELED

Join us to take the cornhole toss game to a whole new level. We’ll make our own mud balls and try our hand at throwing them at targets located throughout the Nature PlayScape. Be prepared to get seriously muddy! Perfect for all ages. No preregistration required. Free to members; nonmember adult $9, nonmember child $4. Online tickets purchased for nonmembers  include admission.  Nonmember tickets may also be purchased at the gate. 

 

Crafty Tuesdays in the Nature PlayScape

Tuesdays, 10-10:30 am

June 16 — CANCELED

June 30 — CANCELED

July 14

July 28

Spend the morning gathering inspiration from nature and creating something beautiful! Each week, we’ll do a new nature-inspired craft that each child can take home. All materials are provided. Great for children ages 4-8, but all are welcome. No preregistration required. Free to members; nonmember adult $9, nonmember child $4. Online tickets purchased for nonmembers  include admission.  Nonmember tickets may also be purchased at the gate. 

 

Neverland Adventures at the Nature PlayScape

Saturday, July 25, 10-11:30 am

Peer between the wildflowers to discover a collection of magical adventures. Hunt down buried pirate treasure and hop across stones and over logs to seek the hidden forest fairies. No preregistration required. Free to members; nonmember adult $9, nonmember child $4. Online tickets purchased for nonmembers  include admission.  Nonmember tickets may also be purchased at the gate. 

 

Nature Painting Extravaganza at the Nature PlayScape

Saturday, August 29, 11 am-12 pm 

Bring your budding artist outdoors for some BIG painting fun! We’ll create large paper paintings while experimenting with natural brushes and paints. Free to members; nonmember adult $9, nonmember child $4. Online tickets purchased for nonmembers  include admission.  Nonmember tickets may also be purchased at the gate. 

 

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For more information, contact:

NaturePlayScape@CincyNature.org, (513) 831-1711, ext. 137