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 Winter/Spring programs.
Registration for Summer programs opens March 25.
FHDC Members: $7 | Non-Members: $9 

Winter/Spring 2019

Date Theme Description
April 2 Animal Mashups Have you ever hear of a gooster? What about a liger? Join us as we explore mixed up animals through movement and art.
April 16       Happy Campers We're bringing the fun of camping into our classroom! Join us around the "campfire" and create a tent out of popsicle sticks.
May 7 Animals of Myths Myths, legends and folklore have portrayed Kansas mammals as cunning tricksters, do you think they're true?
May 21 Maize Days Corn is cool! Munch on popcorn while we learn all about maize!

Summer 2019

Date Theme Description
June 18 Garden Party                   Our Prairie Garden is full of pretty flowers and grasses. Come celebrate summer with your friends out on our 3rd Floor Terrace, then you can plant some seeds for your own garden.
July 16 Airplane Pilots                            Make and test paper airplanes and find out what makes them fly! 
August 20 Slime Time Lets make some slime! Some animals make their own slime, what on Earth is it for?! Come find out with your preschool friends.