EcoTots Classes

Armand Bayou Nature Center's EcoTots classes, provide a fun introduction to animals, plants, and other nature topics.  Classes use literature, music, movement, storytelling, art, animal demonstrations, and games to make nature come alive.

Ages This program is open to young children (ages 18 months to 3 years) and accompanying adults.
Schedule Classes will be offered from 9:30-11:00am on Fridays, September through May, on the dates listed below. Groups with 10 or more children may call to request an additional class session.
Fee

 $10.00/non member; $8/Members

(Fee includes 1 adult and 1 child)

Class Limits

The minimum class size is 10 children (with accompanying adults). The maximum is 20 children (with their grown-up helpers). Individuals or groups may attend the programs.

Made possible by a grant from the Boeing Company

Classes fill up quickly, so make your reservation early!  (Call 713 274 2668 to make a reservation.)

Cancellation Policy:

Payment of fees is needed to complete your registration and is non-refundable unless the program/class/activity is cancelled by Armand Bayou Nature Center (ABNC) staff.   If ABNC cancels for any reason, you will be given the option of applying the fees to another program or a refund.

If you must cancel, please notify ABNC at least seven (7) days prior to the program/class/activity.  If you inform us at least one week before, we will issue you a credit voucher for the full amount of your payment that may be applied to another ABNC program fee, admission fee or gift shop item.  Any non-attendance or cancellation less than seven (7) days will result in the full charge of the fee.  ABNC does not give cash refunds.

If you cancel less than seven (7) days but more than two (2) days prior to the program, we will issue you a credit voucher for your payment less a 10% administrative fee. The credit voucher may only be used for EcoTots, EcoKids or EcoSchoolers fees.  

Classes are held rain or shine!  

 

2016

  • TurtlesSeptember 9 and 16
  • LadybugsSeptember 23 and 30
  • SpidersOctober 7 and 14
  • BatsOctober 21 and 28
  • Farm LifeNovember 4 and 11
  • SquirrelsNovember 18 and December 2
  • DeerDecember 9 and 16

2017

  • OwlsJanuary 13 and 20
  • SkunksJanuary 27 and February 3
  • RocksFebruary 10 and 17
  • VulturesFebruary 24 and March 3
  • DucksMarch 10 and 24
  • RainMarch 31 and April 7
  • ArmadillosApril 14 and 21
  • TreesApril 28 and May 5
  • SnakesMay 12 and 19
  • OpossumsMay 26