Preschoolers in the Flint Hills

Preschool-age children begin discovering the wonder of the Flint Hills where they live, but look beyond the city limits in their exploration. Every session includes a story time, snack and themed craft or activity! 

Times, Cost & Registration

Class runs 10:30-11:30 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Pre-registration is required either online, by phone at 785-587-2726 or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

All parents or guardians must complete a release form for their child to participate in Preschool. Click the link here to fill out the form or complete a copy upon arrival.
FHDC members: $8 | Non-members: $10 

COVID-19 Information

At this time, we require all participating youth to wear an appropriate face covering that covers their nose and mouth when participating in Preschoolers in the Flint Hills. These may be removed when youth are eating or are outside with appropriate social distancing. Please note that this program policy supersedes any building policy.

Winter/Spring 2022

Date Theme Description
January 18 I Can Ask Questions Have you ever wondered why the sky is blue? Or how to build a tower? Let's ask questions to learn more about our world!
February 1 What in the World is Water? Water is everywhere! Rivers, the sky, even your bathtub! Find out the different ways water is in our world.
February 15 Sand and Soil Sand and soil help trees, and flowers, and fruits grow! Take a closer look and make something beautiful using soil.
March 1 Tall Tall Trees Trees fill up the sky! Measure some tall trees and plant your own to take home! 
April 5 Meet the Sunshine Morning is the time when lots of animals wake up. Greet the sunshine and make suncatchers!
April 19 Explore Sundown Some animals are only awake at night. Explore the wonders of night time and make a nightlight! 
May 3 Kansas Wheat Kansas farmers grow lots of wheat. Find out how this amazing grass becomes bread! 
May 17 Silly Shapes Shapes, shapes, and more shapes! Get silly while we practice making and using shapes!