Preschoolers in the Flint Hills

Preschool-age children (ages 3-5) 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.

Please print and complete the Preschool Permission Form and return it to the FHDC Education Department on or before your first program date.

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

Registration is now open for fall programs.
 
FHDC Members: $7 | Non-Members: $9 
Preschool

Fall 2019


 Date Theme  Description 
December 17  A Long Drive  Over 100 years ago, Kansas started to fill up with covered wagons and travelers from far away. If you moved to a new place, what would you bring with you? Let's pack the wagon and go on an adventure! 

Registration for Winter/Spring programs opens January 6.

NEW pricing for 2020 programs. Please refer to the prices below.
FHDC Members: $8 I Non-Members: $10

Winter/Spring 2020

Date Theme Description
January 21 Daring Dreamers What do you want to be when you grown up? We will explore what a hero is, and try to be heroes too!
February 4 Possum Pals Have you heard the story about Joe? He loves bug pie! Come find out how Joe learns to be a good possum.
February 18 Floating Fun It's time to do some experiments! We will find out if different items float or sink. Join us for some science fun!
March 3 Color Crazy! Create a masterpiece from the colorful things we find!
March 17 Mazes Mazes are a fun way to learn about maps. Let's find our way through a maze together, and figure out what to do if we get lost!
April 7 Majestic Mammals Check in at the outdoor classroom here at the Flint Hills Discovery Center and touch real animal fur as we look at the wildlife around us!
April 21 Birdy News Check in at the outdoor classroom here at the Flint Hills Discovery Center and look and listen as we find out what birds are nearby!