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Homeschool Programs

Homeschool programs at Squam Lakes Natural Science CenterHomeschool groups qualify for school rates and custom programs. View all school programs. The 2016-2017 Homeschool Series are:

Ages 7 to 10

Thursdays, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
November 3: Adaptations
December 1: Nocturnal Animals and their Adaptations
January 5: Interrelationships
February 2: Populations
March 2: Habitats
April 6: Ecosystems
The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center's programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Join us with your child to investigate these topics in depth.

All About Series
Ages 4 to 6
Thursdays, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.

November 3: Porcupines
December 1: Hawks
January 5: Skunks
February 2: Groundhogs
March 2: Owls
April 6: Turtles
Join us with your homeschooled child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Ecah session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences, and a meeting with a live animal.

Cost: $9/member child per session; $11/non-member child per session
An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional adult pays child fee. Reserve all six programs by November 3 for a $1 discount per session ($8 per member child per session; $10 per non-member child per session.)

All Homeschool Programs align with the New Hampshire Science Framework.

To register for Homeschool Series programs, please call 603-968-7194.
To book a homeschool field trip, contact Jeremy Phillips, Naturalist/School Programs Coordinator, at 603-968-7194 x 18 or schools@nhnature.org.