Knee High Naturalists
Knee High Naturalists is a bi- weekly program for young children ages 1-5, and their care givers. It is designed for you and your little one to be able to bond, explore and make discoveries about the wonders of nature. Each class takes a hands-on approach to learning including, activities, hikes, music, arts, crafts, and games.
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School Field Trips
Come and join us for a fun-filled learning experience as we take your students on a hands-on adventure with presentations, live animals, hikes, games, and/or crafts to meet your state science or social science standards. We can also bring our programs to your school with presentations, activities, and/or live animals. Call early to reserve your date and time, as our schedule fills quickly.
Hidden Valley offers unique educational outreach programs to public and private schools. We offer a wide variety of programs to meet the needs and interest levels for grades k-6. For further Educational Outreach program information, please view the HDV Educational Outreach Brochure (PDF Link).
The Hidden Valley Nature Center presents the “Little Explorers” program! This program provides a fun introduction to animals, plants and other nature topics. Through the use of music, movement, stories, crafts, hands-on activities and live animal presentations, nature will come alive.
This program is recommended for children between the ages of three and five years. Children 18 months and above who participate will be charged. Register early as there are a limited number of spots available. You must be pre-registered, no walk-ins please. Bring or mail in a copy of the registration form prior to your program. Pre-payment is required to reserve your spot.
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Hidden Valley offers a variety of programs for cub scouts, brownies and girl scouts. Cub Scout programs include activities that meet Achievement and Elective requirements for Tigers, Wolves, and Bears, and four Activity Badges for Webelos. Girl Scout programs meet the requirements for a variety of Brownie Try-its, Jr. Girl Scout Badges, and Sr. Girl Scout Interest Patches. Both girl and boy scouts are welcome to plan and complete a conservation project here at Hidden Valley. A variety of projects are available for those boys who wish to complete their Eagle Scout Project. For more information, click on one of the links below or call (951) 785-7452.
Girl Scout Programs
Boy Scout Programs