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Natural History & Phenology Courses

Nature All Year – A Natural History Study Group
Changes in the Natural World: Phenology and Citizen Science

We're excited to announce that last year's extremely popular natural history phenology study group will return in 2015, now with two course options available. Designed with participant feedback and requests in mind, these courses provide a fantastic opportunity to indulge your curiosity of the natural world, ask questions, learn locally in a supportive environment, and get involved in science with some of the region's most knowledgeable field naturalists. Learn more...


Girls into the Wild Afterschool

Meets one Thursday per month
January - June
Ages 8-10 (Grades 3-5)

Hitchcock’s newest program is back in winter 2015! This afterschool program is designed to bring girls together in a supportive environment that fosters creativity, nature skills and inquiry. Learn more...

Winter Vacation Camp

February 16-20, 2015
Young Naturalists
(Ages 6-7/Grades K-1)
(Ages 8-10/Grades 2-4)

Spend your days off from school playing in the winter woods! No matter what the weather, we will explore the forest, looking for signs of animals and discovering nature in the winter. Learn more...

The Hitchcock Center for the Environment’s mission is to foster a greater awareness and understanding of our environment and to develop environmentally literate citizens.