Discover fun facts and exciting activities to better connect you and your family to nature by selecting a topic below. Each topic contains a video link and activity sheet to help younger learners further connect to nature! 

Activity Bundles

These family-friendly bundles are created for people of all ages! Explore the various categories below by clicking on the photo. Each bundle contains two activity sheets and a supporting video.

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BEES

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HABITATS

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NATIVE PLANTS

 
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SIGNS OF SPRING

 
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SPIDERS

 
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WEATHER

 
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Nature Stories for Kids

Click here for a list of nature related children's books that can be found in the library's digital collection.


Beyond The Classroom    

Click here to learn more about essential resources for your family's daily needs. 

Click here to learn more about safely exploring the outdoors with your children or loved ones.