Turtle Tots Preschool Adventure


Turtle Tots Preschool Adventures is offered for children ages 2 – 5 years accompanied by an adult. These programs are designed to connect children to nature in a naturalist led setting.  Each program includes stories, hands-on centers, crafts, and an outdoor experience.

This program requires preregistration and prepayment.  Registration is not refundable.  The registration may be transferred to a future session if you call us 24 hours before the program to be missed.

Turtle Tots Brochure January-June 2020

Turtle Tots Brochure July-December 2020

Registration deadline for each program is the Friday before the program.  There is NO registration the day of the program.

Registration fee is $5/child ($6 with credit card).  A printable registration form is included in the brochure below.  Registration can be made by mail or in person using this form.  Credit card cannot be taken over the phone.

Online payment is available for $6/child.  Follow the link below to pay for registration online.

Turtle Tots Online Payment

 HWR staff contact for Turtle Tots is Andrea Bierbrauer


 Turtle Tots
2020 Programs

Sticks and Stones – Thursday, January 16th – 9:30-10:30 am
Scales and Cold Blooded Tales –  Thursday, January 23rd – 9:30-10:30 am

Footprints in the Snow –   Thursday, February 13th – 9:30-10:30 am
Winter Wonderland – Thursday, February 20th 9:30-10:30 am

Windy Weather   Thursday, March 19th – 9:30-10:30 am
Hoots Out There – Thursday, March 26th – 9:30-10:30 am

Baby Animals – Thursday, April 23rd – 9:30-10:30 am

Creative Camouflage – Thursday, May 14th – 9:30-10:30 am
Wonders in the Wetland – Thursday, May 21st – 9:30-10:30 am

Step into Nature – Thursday, June 18th  – 9:30-10:30 am
Totally Turtles –  Thursday, June 25th – 9:30-10:30 am

Beautiful Butterfly –  Thursday, July 9th – 9:30-10:30 am
Wildlife Water Safari – Thursday, July 16th – 9:30-10:30 am

Fairy Forts and Animal Homes –  Thursday, August 13th – 9:30-10:30 am
Wide Open Prairie – Thursday, August 20th 9:30-10:30 am

Trees and Me – Thursday, September 17th – 9:30-10:30 am
Bat in the Hat – Thursday, September 24th – 9:30-10:30 am

Leaves of Many Colors – Thursday, October 15th  – 9:30-10:30 am
Oh Deer – Thursday, October 22nd – 9:30-10:30 am

Terrific Turkeys – Thursday, November 19th – 9:30-10:30 am

Heckrodt’s “The Mitten” – Thursday, December 10th – 9:30-10:30 am