Nature Preschool

Nature Preschool

Providing children a solid foundation for future school success

This Wildwood Nature Center program infuses traditional readiness learning and preschool activities with an emphasis on the natural world and daily outdoor discovery. The curriculum incorporates the Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards.

Fall 2024 Registration Information

Registration for the 2024-2025 School Year is ongoing!

General Information

  • Some classes may be full due to advance registration for children currently enrolled in our Nature Preschool Program.
  • A $100 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration. Balance is due by August 16, 2024.
  • Children must be age appropriate by September 1, 2024.
  • All Children must be completely toilet trained to participate.
  • Start date is Tuesday, September 3, 2024.
Preschool Program

Looking for a more traditional preschool setting? Check out our Maine Park preschool program.

Learn more

Have Questions?

Nature Preschool is a separate, but complementary program to the Park Ridge Park District Licensed Preschool. If you have any questions please contact:

Molly Kowalski, Supervisor

224-585-4861 or mkowalski@prparks.org

Maggie Martin, Assistant Supervisor

224-585-4862 or mmartin@prparks.org

Programs

5160354 / Afternoon Adventure Club

5160354-1 - Afternoon Adventure Club M
Register
Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$157.00/$200.00
9/9/2024 - 12/16/2024
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location
Wildwood Nature Center
Ages
Ages 3-6 as of Sept
5160354-2 - Afternoon Adventure Club T
Register
Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$181.00/$230.00
9/3/2024 - 12/17/2024
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location
Wildwood Nature Center
Ages
Ages 3-6 as of Sept
5160354-3 - Afternoon Adventure Club W
Register
Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$181.00/$230.00
9/4/2024 - 12/18/2024
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location
Wildwood Nature Center
Ages
Ages 3-6 as of Sept
5160354-4 - Afternoon Adventure Club TH
Register
Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$181.00/$230.00
9/5/2024 - 12/19/2024
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location
Wildwood Nature Center
Ages
Ages 3-6 as of Sept
5160354-5 - Afternoon Adventure Club F
Register
Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$181.00/$230.00
9/6/2024 - 12/20/2024
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location
Wildwood Nature Center
Ages
Ages 3-6 as of Sept
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