Family Programs

Fun for Kids...and Parents Too!

Hike, ramble, track, sing, play, learn, and explore with the Harris Center.

Upcoming Programs

Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Keene

Wednesday, October 10,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Tenant Swamp Boardwalk
A mother and her baby smile on a Harris Center outing. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble along the Tenant Swamp boardwalk in Keene, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Wild Skills presented by SheJumps

Saturday, October 13,
8:30 am
to 1:00 pm
Harris Center for Conservation Education

This SheJump program teaches girls the survival and technical skills they need for outdoor adventuring, including basic first aid, navigation, leave no trace practices, and shelter building.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Keene

Wednesday, October 17,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Robin Hood Park
A young boy peers at something small held by Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble in Robin Hood Park, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Keene

Saturday, October 27,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
NOTE: This event has been canceled due to weather.
Goose Pond
Young children look closely at a bullfrog, held by Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble at Goose Pond, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Everyday Nature for Parents of Young Children

Monday, October 22,
9:30 am
to 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 5, 2018

The Grapevine Family & Community Resource Center
A mother and her baby smile on a Harris Center outing. (photo © Ben Conant)

The latest studies show that children who spend time outdoors have less stress, anxiety, and depression; lower blood pressure; and a greater ability to concentrate and focus. Join Susie Spikol Faber for three mornings of learning about the many benefits…

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Contact Us

For more information on Harris Center family programs, please contact Susie Spikol Faber at (603) 525-3394 or by email.