Preschool & Kindergarten

Whirligigs Preschool Program

This program runs four sessions throughout the year. Whirligigs meet weekly for a 1.5 hour class. Our experienced educators provide a safe and inviting space to explore the natural world.  Activities are age appropriate and engaging.  The Whirligigs program is a drop-off program open to potty trained children ages 3 –5.  Children must turn 3 before their first registered class. Pre-registration is required.  Sign your child up for a few classes or for the whole season.

Winter 2017 Whirligigs

Registration opens December 12. Classes begin January 3 (Tuesday classes), and 4 (Wednesday classes).

Choose from weekly sessions Tuesday or Wednesday from 10-11:30 am or 1-2:30 pm.

Check out the Winter 2017 Whirligigs Flyer for class details, schedules and rates.

Contact and Registration for Whirligigs

Please contact Larissa Giebner for more information and to register for the program at 218-740-2025 or


Polliwogs Kindergarten Program

This weekly summer class challenges young naturalists to take a closer look at the world around them. Polliwogs is open to 5- and 6-year old Kindergarten graduates. Classes focus on early reading and writing skills by exploring the world through nature journals.
Registration opens May 2017.

Contact for Polliwogs

Please contact Larissa Giebner for more information at 218-740-2025 or