Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust | Kids Out and About Hartford

Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury , CT , 06798
Phone: (203) 263-3711
41° 36' 0" N, 73° 12' 23.5476" W
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Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust acquires, preserves, and manages land; and uses the land to promote the understanding and appreciation of nature, art, and the environment.


Arts: Visual, Exercise & Health, Hiking, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Nature/Outdoors

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Flanders Outdoor Fall Program- Flanders Nature Center

Let Flanders campus become your child’s outdoor classroom during schools Covid 19 modified schedules this Fall.  Flanders 200 acre Van Vleck Farm with meadows, forest, pond, brooks and animals creates unique, hands on learning opportunity that brings biology and natural science curriculum to life.  Weekly themes offer a chance for in depth field studies and investigations to discover diversity of life in natural habitats.  Our daily hikes exploring the trails are a chance for kids to experience the wonder and interdependence of all living things.  Multicultural storytelling, art, poetry and creative writing are all part of our busy schedule.  Starting September 8 thru December 18, Flanders Outdoor Program experiences will connect our community’s children to worldwide environmental issues as they find their role as the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts and environmental stewards. Flanders will also provide students supervised time, space and connectivity to accomplish online learning.  Devices to be supplied by student.

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Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School