Mass Audubon offers a variety of afterschool programs developed for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. Programs are designed to help children connect to the natural world, whether in a city, a suburb, or a rural area, while emphasizing friendships, stewardship, and a sense of place.
For 2020-2021 School Year
All classes follow Massachusetts COVID-19 safety guidelines including all instruction taking place outside and masks required for all students and teachers.
Afterschool Programs for Schools & Youth Groups
Mass Audubon partners with schools and youth groups across the state to offer safe, engaging, meaningful afterschool opportunities for students. Offered at your site or nearby natural areas, these programs give students a chance to explore subjects they are learning in school more deeply, discover new interests, make friends, and enjoy the many mental and physical health benefits of being outside.
Berkshires & Connecticut River Valley
Pleasant Valley, Lenox
Moose Hill, Sharon
Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket
Felix Neck, Edgartown
Afterschool Programs for Families
Afterschool programs are a wonderful chance for children to relax, make new friends, and connect to nature while reinforcing science concepts and learning about the wildlife in their area. Connect to your local sanctuary to find programs near you.