Our mission is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience and action.

10 Woodside Lane Westport, CT 06880   203-557-4400 Earthplace Preschool: 203-557-3638

Teen Programs

Teen Volunteer Club

Grades 5+, Tuesdays OR Thursdays, 4-5pm

Teen Volunteer Club offers a fun and supportive environment for connecting with nature. Work side-by-side with our naturalists to learn animal care skills with hands-on training and explore the Earthplace grounds. Weekly activities include animal care, special event preparation, and maintaining the Earthplace private preserve.  

 

Winter 2019 Dates:

Tuesday, January 9th - March 26th

Members: $72, Non-members: $80

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OR 

Thursday, January 10th - March 28th

Members: $72, Non-members: $80

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Spring 2019 Dates:

Tuesday, April 2nd - June 11th

Members: $72, Non-members: $80

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OR 

Thursday, April 4th - June 13th

Members: $72, Non-members: $80

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Please note: If paying by credit card, a 2.25% transaction fee will be added to cover fees incurred.


Junior Staff

Grades 6 to 12, Saturdays, 10am-2pm

Winter-Spring 2019 Session: 1/5, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 3/9, 3/23, 4/6, 4/27, 5/4, 5/25


Share an enhanced educational experience with your peers while working with our Naturalists! Supplementing the school science curriculum, this program provides a solid base in the natural sciences through interactive learning and hands-on experimentation, as well as volunteer work. Participants will volunteer in animal hall and assist with programs. 
Members: $450, Non-members: $500

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Please note: If paying by credit card, a 2.25% transaction fee will be added to cover fees incurred


To learn about Adventures in Animal Hall (Grades 3-5), please click here

Harbor Watch Student Programs

For water quality internships and opportunities for high school and undergraduate students with Harbor Watch, click here.