The Wildcat Hills preschool programs will meet once a month at 10am MT at the Wildcat Hills Nature Center. Certified staff will lead various programs that include a story, hands-on activities and themed lesson.
Activities will focus hands-on learning and observations, specifically targeted for early learners’ ages 2-6 years. These programs will be conducted rain or shine, so be prepared for the unpredictable Nebraska weather!
A valid Nebraska Game and Park Entry Permit will be required for this FREE program. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information contact the Nature Center at 308-436-3777.
September 12, 2023– Beautiful Birds
Soar over as we explore our fine feathered friends, birds.
October 10, 2023– Web Walkers Spiders are amazing predators that are skilled in stealth, camouflage and engineering. Discover more about our eight-legged friends.
November 7, 2023– Bighorn Sheep
Uncover secrets about theses hard-headed animals, their amazing adaptations, and area research.
December 5, 2023– Powerful Pines
Pretty, pokey pines. Come along and learn about their unique seeds, leaves and roots!
January 17, 2024– Purrrfect Wildcats
Wildcat Hills is home to several different types of wildcats! Let’s uncover the big cats that call this area home!
February 13, 2024– Dark Skies
Most of us are familiar with air, water and soil pollution, but too much light at night can also be a form of pollution. Let’s reveal the benefits to dark skies!
March 12, 2024– Powerful Prairie Dog
Discover the role prairie dogs play in the prairie ecosystem and the habitat they provide.