Nature and Animal

This page lists programs for kids and families to learn about and/or interact with animals and nature in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
Kids Raleigh: Nature and Animal - Fun 4 Raleigh Kids
Every Kid in a Park Program

Fourth graders and their families can visit national parks, lands, and waters for free for an entire ...

Free Forest School Raleigh-Durham Nature Preschool Group

Free Forest School of Raleigh-Durham is a free group, open to young children and their parents or ca ...

Join group for schedules.
Hemlock Bluff Nature Programs and Classes

The educational programs offered by the trained staff of the Stevens Nature Center focus on basic sc ...

2616 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC, 27518
Holly Springs Preschool Programs

Holly Springs Parks and Recreation offers something for everyone! From family fun nights to adult-on ...

Age: 2-5
128 South Main St., Holly Springs, NC, 27540
JC Raulston Arboretum

Taught by experts, our one-day classes and multi-day courses offer detailed instruction covering a v ...

4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC, 27606
Lazy Hound Farms Friday Farm Club

We want everyone big and small to have a chance to learn about/enjoy our animals and the joy that fa ...

Age: Ages 2-5
Lazy Hound Farms, 207 Davis Dr, Zebulon, NC, 27591
My Little Farmer - Coming Soon to Holly Springs

Toddler Farm Classes at Riley Hill Farm Spend an hour in the morning with your child, ages 1-5, ...

Age: Ages 1-5
NC Farm and Forage Nature School

We have found that many people today long to connect with the natural world but lack the knowledge a ...

Varies by camp
Age: 6 months-14 years
Various Locations
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Daily Programs

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program i ...

See website for schedules
11 West Jones St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
Raleigh Parks & Rec

Raleigh Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources operates several nature facilities which provide p ...

Sun Star Morning at the Farm Parent / Child Classes

Each weekly class brings a new and exciting experience for your little one, whether petting bunnies, ...

Mondays & Fridays, 9:30 am - 12 pm
Age: 12 months - 4 years
2902 Marthas Chapel Road, Apex, NC, 27523

Tinkergarten is a weekly class for multi-age children (18 months-8 years) designed and led by educat ...

Age: 18 months- 8 years
9501 Baileywick Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27615
Wild Beginnings Nature School: "Caregiver & Me" Nature Program

Join WildRoots Nature School of North Raleigh as we play and learn together in the great outdoors! O ...

September 2021-June 2022
Age: 18 months - 6 years, with a Caregiver