Homeschool Program 2017/2018

Program times: One Wednesday & Thursday every month (September through April) 1:00pm to 3:00pm.

Cost: $8.50 per participating child, $5.00 per adult, plus HST.
Participating children must be accompanied by an adult.

Unique programming for all ages!

  • Our programs are designed for families with children up to age 12, however all ages are welcome to attend and all participating children are asked to pay program admission.
  • Each month will be a different theme.
  • Children will experience learning in our classrooms, our tropical conservatory, and our insect galleries - and maybe even a trip outside!


Program Dates:

Wednesday, February 21 OR Thursday, February 22 – 1:00 – 3:00 pm - INSECTS GO FOR GOLD

As the 2018 Winter Olympics draw to a close, come and learn about amazing adaptations that help make gold medalists in the insect world!

Wednesday, March 21 OR Thursday, March 22 – 1:00 – 3:00 pm – SECRET LIFE OF TREES

It’s easy to take trees for granted. After all, it looks like they just stand around and do nothing. In reality, they are very busy doing many very important jobs. Come and discover how insects and people depend on trees for survival.

Wednesday, April 25 OR Thursday, April 26 – 1:00 – 3:00 pm - INSECT SAFARI

Bring your nets and bug boxes and come dressed for an outdoor bug scavenger hunt. Discover what’s right in your own backyard ! Learn how they help us and we can help them!

Looking for alternative dates?

With a group of 15 or more, you can book your own Homeschool Program!


Three ways to register!

1) Call:

519-653-1234 x105

2) E-mail:

3) Send a Request Online:

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