The live animal exhibit trail and all hiking trails are closed for the season. View our calendar for scheduled programs.
Homeschool program at the Science Center

Homeschool Programs

All About Series: Ages 4-6
Monthly on the first Thursday, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. - In-person outdoors at the Science Center
Monthly on the second Thursday, 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. - Virtual wrap-up with a live animal

Join us with your child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each month considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences, and a meeting with a live animal. An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional adult pays child fee.

  • November 4/11: Hawks
  • December 2/9: Porcupines
  • January 6/13: Skunks
  • February 3/10: Groundhogs
  • March 3/10: Owls
  • April 7/14: Turtles

Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child

REGISTER

Get HAPI: Ages 7-10
Monthly on the first Thursday, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. - In-person outdoors at the Science Center
Monthly on the second Thursday, 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. - Virtual wrap-up with a live animal

Join us to increase understanding of these four concepts of community ecology: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships(HAPI). Through activities and investigations, we will explore these topics in-depth. An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional adult pays child fee.

  • November 4/11: Adaptations
  • December 2/9: Nocturnal Animals and their Adaptations
  • January 6/13: Interrelationships
  • February 3/10: Populations
  • March 3/10: Habitats
  • April 7/14: Ecosystems

Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child

REGISTER

We offer homeschool programs for groups that are aligned to Next Generation Science Standards and NH College and Career Ready Science Standards. Homeschool groups qualify for school rates and custom programs.

For questions or to schedule your homeschool program contact Sarah Wall, Visitor Services Manager, at 603-968-7194 x 147 or email
Homeschool programs at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
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