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Date(s) - Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - Wednesday, March 14, 2018
9:30 am - 12:15 pm

Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve


Home School Program  – Winter/Spring 2018

     Wednesdays from 9:30 – 12:15

Starting on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, the Winter/Spring Homeschool Program will run for 6 weeks and cost $140 per student

This program is full, but there are options for creating custom classes.  If you have a group of children and would like to customize a homeschool program at the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve, email herons@shawbiz.ca.

Ages 5 – 13 – Groups are divided into a younger and older group and each group will have 1.25 hours of wildlife art (which often includes some outdoor exploration) and 1.25 hours of environmental education with 15 minute snack break.

Wilart-cartoondlife Art                            

This is an intensely fun program for artists of all levels. Our engaging instructor will provide individual mentoring and support as students move forward at their own pace. All materials, including art canvases are provided, and multiple mediums will be explored. Each student will receive a sketchpad and drawing pencils to keep. Winter/Spring 2018 will be taught by artist John LeFLock.

heron-cartoonEnviro Science

This hands on environmental education program introduces and connects students to the natural world. Participants will enjoy learning through environmental games, hands on science activities and outdoor explorations.  This is a science based nature experience. Possible winter topics may include:  Animal Adaptations, Waterfowl, Hibernation/Brumation,  Ecological Principals, Geology, Nocturnal Critters, Wildlife Observation, and Eco-Games.


New Students:   Please fill out the Registration Form   (online at or at reception)

Returning Students:  Please email students names and ages (if no changes)

Email herons@shawbiz.ca with any questions. School Billing accepted.  We can bill the school for you for a $15 administrative fee.

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