Tackle the mysteries of our world through imaginative play, experimentation, and discovery with Little Explorers After School Class Series for ages 4-5! Each 6-week session focuses on a new theme filled with hands-on activities, crafts, music, movement, and fun! Classes are on Tuesdays, from 3:30p-4:30p.
Camper painting Enhanced

2023-2024 Sessions

Spring Sprouts

Ages 4-5

 Join us in the garden as we spring into action! In this hands-on program, we will explore The Edible Schoolyard together, playing and learning all along the way. This series will focus on a different part of our garden each week.


April 16-May 21, 2024

Drop-in classes are now available for $17 a session.

Register for a drop-in today!

Previous Classes

SSLAB Slime Science Lab

Ages 4-5

Stir, squeeze, and stretch all sorts of slimy, finger-friendly sensory creations in our science lab! We’ll be using everyday ingredients to make quite a marvelous mess, including but not limited to galaxy slime, home-made clay, fizzle foam, and sticky sand. Come dressed for mess!


September 19-October 24, 2023

Art in Autumn

Ages 4-5

As the days get shorter and leaves start to fall, join us as we find art in nature and create some crafts of our own! We’ll discuss the beauty of seasons changing and explore self-expression through different art mediums and fall themes.


November 7-December 12, 2023

Book & Cook

Ages 4-5

Each week, we will meet in The Edible Schoolyard Kitchen Classroom to combine literature and food. Using the story as inspiration, your kids will use fresh ingredients to create kid-friendly cuisine they’ll love making and eating.


January 9-February 13, 2024

Trash to Treasure

Ages 4-5

Hold it! Before you toss what you think is trash, let’s rethink how we can reuse it! We’ll put our creativity and ingenuity to work in each class by taking what is old and giving it a new purpose for art, play, or anything our minds can imagine.


February 27-April 2, 2024