Home School Classes

School is more fun outside! All classes are held rain or shine.  Please dress for the weather.  If inclement weather occurs, our staff will contact you directly the day of the program to inform you of a cancellation.

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Home School Nature Class (5-14Y)

Location: Oliver Nature Park

Girl using a magnifying glassJoin us for science and nature related lessons geared toward a home school audience! The theme for this winter is Science in Nature. Student registration is for a full season of six classes (dates listed below). Lessons will build on each other throughout the course. Students will learn about physical and earth sciences, track the weather, and explore how science works in nature over the course of a season. Investigations include hikes, science lab experiments, and other hands on explorations. Preregistration required. Students will be separated into 5-8Y and 9-14Y age groups. Register Now

Class Sessions:

  • Mondays 1-3 pm
  • September 9th
  • September 23rd
  • October 7th
  • October 21st
  • November 4th
  • November 18th
  • December 2nd
  • December 16th

$94/$96 per child. Save $2 with MAC membership.


All Nature Education programs require pre-registration, unless listed otherwise. Click here for more information and to register.  Don’t forget: if you are a MAC member, you get an additional $2 off per participant.  Spots are limited!  For any questions, please contact us at olivernaturepark@mansfieldtexas.gov or call the MAC at 817-728-3680.

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