School Programs

Programs for Pre-K–5th Grade

Kids doing water sampling from dock

All classes include hands-on learning and active discovery of nature and the great outdoors.
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Youth Ecology Clubs & Teen Programs

Youth Ecology Club participants

We offer youth ecology clubs for students grades 4–12.
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Programs for 6th–12th Grades & Overnights

Student looking through telescope

Learn through hands-on activities and visit several ecosystems while experiencing the great outdoors. Overnight groups stay in historic lodges and study the stars or see what creatures are active after the sun goes down. 
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School Events

Events for school groups include Careers Without Walls, Missouri Day, and Bookworm Ramble. Email for more information.

Learn at Our Other Sites

Check out school programs at the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House!

For the Whole Family


This summer, join a family reading program that connects nature-inspired books with the great outdoors!
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