Bauer Explorers:

Monthly Enrichment Afternoons

Ages 10-14



During this 2 hour class, we engage in place-based learning and hiking. Students may explore many topics such as land stewardship, wild plant identification and recipes, and natural arts.


Ages: 10-14 years old (Must be 10 by the session date and cannot be 15 or older on that day)

Time: 1:00-3:00 PM, various Tuesdays throughout the year

Price: $30 per session (Membership discounts apply for Pacesetter level or above)


*Registrations close at 5 PM the Monday before the session.*


Register for the Full Year at a discounted price here:

2024-2025 Full Year of Bauer Explorers, Ages 10-14 Register for all 6 sessions and save 5% with one quick registration! 


Register for 2024-2025 Individual Sessions here: 

Sept. 24 Stream Searching

Oct. 29 Fall Foraging

Nov. 19 Animals of Irvine

Mar. 25 Maple Magic

Apr. 1 Ants, Beetles, Turtles and Ephemeral Flowers -- What is the Connection?

May 7 Meadow Time: Birds, Pollinators and Pond Studies


Please contact Laura Ferrara at for assistance with registration and discounts.

Please contact Stephanie Holzman at for questions about the classes.