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Nature Explorers

July 4 @ 10:00 am August 29 @ 11:00 am



Join us for an enchanting summer of discovery and play at Roseland Park in Woodstock, CT! Our Nature-Based Learning Toddler Playgroup is designed for young children to explore and engage with the natural world around them. This program runs every Thursday in July and August from 10:00 to 11:00 AM, meeting at the Beach House at Roseland Park.

Program Highlights:

  • Hands-On Nature Exploration: Each session includes interactive activities that encourage toddlers to touch, see, and experience nature firsthand. From collecting leaves and rocks to observing insects and birds, children will delight in the wonders of the outdoors.
  • Sensory Play: Activities are tailored to stimulate the senses, with opportunities for water play, sand exploration, and discovering various textures and sounds in nature.
  • Creative Crafts: Toddlers will enjoy making nature-inspired crafts, fostering creativity and fine motor skills using natural materials they find during their exploration.
  • Storytime and Songs: Each session will feature engaging stories and songs related to nature, enhancing language development and making learning fun.
  • Physical Activity: Gentle physical activities like nature walks, simple obstacle courses, and playful exercises help develop gross motor skills in a beautiful, open-air environment.

What to Bring:

  • Comfortable clothing suitable for outdoor play
  • A hat and sunscreen for sun protection
  • A water bottle to stay hydrated
  • A small snack if desired
  • Bug spray (optional)

We meet at the Beach House in Roseland Park, Woodstock, CT. The Beach House provides a perfect base for our activities, with easy access to the park’s natural features.


  • July: 4, 11, 18, 25
  • August: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

This playgroup is an excellent opportunity for toddlers to make new friends, develop a love for nature, and create lasting memories. Come join us for a summer of fun and learning in the great outdoors!

Roseland Park

205 Roseland Park Rd
Woodstock, Connecticut 06281 United States
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