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.

Summer 2018 Whirligigs

View the Whirligigs Summer 2018 Flyer and Calendar for session information and rates.

Classes begin the second full week in June (12th, 13th,  or 14th). Choose from weekly sessions Tuesday or Wednesday from 10 – 11:30 a.m. or 1 – 2:30 p.m. or Thursday from 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Contact and Registration

Public registration will open May 7th. Please contact Mandi Wojciehowski for more information and to register for the program at 218-740-2070 or mwojciehowski@glaquarium.org. Scholarships are available.

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. Pre-registration is required. Sign your child up for a few classes or for the whole season!

View the Polliwogs Summer 2018 Flyer and Calendar for session information and rates. Classes begin June 14th with weekly sessions each Thursday from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Contact for Polliwogs

Please contact Mandi Wojciehowski for more information and to register for the program at 218-740-2070 or mwojciehowski@glaquarium.org. Scholarships are available.