Group of children wearing DIY turtle shells at nature reserve

Turtle Tots Preschool Adventure

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Turtle Tots Preschool Adventure programs are designed to connect children to nature in a naturalist-led setting. These programs include a themed story, hands-on learning stations, and an outdoor experience at Heckrodt.

The fee is $6.00 per child.

An adult must attend with child. There is no fee for adults and siblings under 2 years old



Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, we are working to create a safe program for both the families and staff that attend the turtle tot programs. Themes are subject to change based on guideline procedures.

This program requires preregistration and prepayment. Registration is not refundable. The registration may be transferred to a future session if you call us 24 hours before the program to be missed. The registration deadline for each program is the Friday before the program. There is NO registration on the day of the program. A printable registration form is included on the flyer below. Registration can be made by mail or in person using this form. A credit card cannot be taken over the phone.

2022 Turtle Tots

Each program runs from 9:30-10:30am

Upcoming Summer Classes

Wetland Wonders-Thursday, June 16th
Fairy Forts-Wednesday, June 22nd
Sticks and Stones –Wednesday, July 13th
All about the Buzz….Pollination-Thursday, July 21st
Moving & Grooving Critter Style-Thursday, August 11th
Water, Drop, Splash-Wednesday, August 17th

2022 Summer Turtle Tot Program Flyer

Turtle Tots Online Payment

Heckrodt Wetland Reserve staff contact for Turtle Tots is Andrea Bierbrauer



Turtle Tots Gallery

Turtle Tot Preschool Adventure Program Sponsor:
Mike Bruch


Sticks and Stones– Wednesday, July 13th 9:30-10:30am

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Sticks and Stones– Wednesday, July 13th - 9:30-10:30 am

Imaginative ways to use nature's sticks and stones. From small twigs to large branches, rock painting and other nature crafts using stones, pebbles, and sticks.

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