Give your community group, classroom, or organization a one-of-a-kind experience with KNC! Learn more about KNC’s educational offerings, from our award-winning Nature’s Way Preschool to immersive biology courses for high school students at Heronwood Field Station.

School Programs

Kids at Farm

Animal Ambassadors

Broad Winged Hawk

Community Programs

Heronwood Field Station

Fair Food Matters

Fair Food Matters

Nature's Way Preschool

Preschoolers on a walk


Heronwood Students in Canoe

Homeschool & Annie’s Big Nature Lesson will return in August, 2022!

Most of the programs that were on hold due to Covid-19 are now operating. Homeschool programs and open spaces for Annie’s Big Nature Lesson will return with the start of the 2022-23 school year. Questions? Contact the Registrar below.

Email the KNC Registrar with questions or to learn more about booking a program with KNC!

Contact Us

Contact Us


Safety Guidelines

When registering for and/or attending a public program, please keep KNC’s expectations in mind:

  • Staff and visitors must practice social distancing at all times, both indoors and outdoors.
  • Masks are required while inside, regardless of vaccination status, for everyone ages 3 and over.
  • Children ages 3 – 11 are required to wear masks at all programming, both indoors and outdoors. Although not required, we encourage adults to mask at children’s programs as a good example for young participants.
  • KNC staff and visitors must wear masks where social distancing cannot be observed at outdoor programs.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available in all buildings and at all programs, both indoors and outdoors.
  • Prior to arriving at KNC, participants should monitor their health for signs of COVID-19. If you show any signs of illness, please stay home.
  • In the case of inclement weather, outdoor programs may be cancelled.