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Mini Naturalists (Nature Play Class for 1 – 3 year olds)


  • April 24, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

Mini Naturalist programs are outdoor nature play classes designed for 1 – 3-year olds and their adult guardians. Activities are designed to encourage exploration and discovery and to enrich a child’s emerging physical, cognitive, social & emotional skills.  Through literacy-based nature play, we encourage the joy of learning through movement; nurture wild imaginations and sensory (more…)

Teachers Night Out at the ENC: Native Plants

Event Phone: 949-645-8489 ext. 103


  • April 25, 2019
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Teachers Night Out series brings all kinds of educators together for fun afternoons of learning exciting hands-on ways to teach children about science and nature. Everyone is invited! Classroom teachers, outdoor educators, scout leaders, homeschool parents – anyone who wants to be a better educator. Join us as we walk through the Center, after (more…)

Butterfly House Docent Training


  • April 27, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Want to spend some time enjoying the butterflies in our Butterfly House, while teaching others about these important animals?  Butterfly House Docents help monitor the butterfly house, greet the public, provide casual interpretation, clarify rules and answer questions.  Docents commit to volunteer approximately three hours per month or more if desired, during butterfly season (May (more…)

’The Pollinators’ at the Newport Beach Film Festival


  • April 27, 2019
    3:15 pm - 5:00 pm

ENC will be co-presenting ’The Pollinators’ at the Newport Beach Film Festival.  Dates: Saturday April 27 at 3:15pm  Wednesday May 1 at 5:30pm  Location: Triangle Square Cinemas, 1870 Harbor Blvd, Costa Mesa Information: Honey bees pollinate one third of the food we eat, yet honey bee populations in this country have fallen by half since the 1940’s (more…)

Little Naturalists: Move!


  • April 30, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

Little Naturalist programs are outdoor experiential education classes designed for 3 – 5 year olds and their adult guardians. Activities are designed to encourage exploration and discovery and to enrich a child’s emerging physical and cognitive skills. Parents remain with children at all times. We will read “Move!” and meet our ENC Ambassadors Featured in (more…)

’The Pollinators’ at the Newport Beach Film Festival


  • May 1, 2019
    5:30 pm - 7:15 pm

ENC will be co-presenting ’The Pollinators’ at the Newport Beach Film Festival.  Dates: Saturday April 27 at 3:15pm  Wednesday May 1 at 5:30pm  Location: Triangle Square Cinemas, 1870 Harbor Blvd, Costa Mesa Information: Honey bees pollinate one third of the food we eat, yet honey bee populations in this country have fallen by half since the 1940’s (more…)

Little Naturalists: Cloud Dance


  • May 3, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

Little Naturalist programs are outdoor experiential education classes designed for 3 – 5 year olds and their adult guardians. Activities are designed to encourage exploration and discovery and to enrich a child’s emerging physical and cognitive skills. Parents remain with children at all times. Join us for this very special Little Naturalists class featuring the (more…)

Hummingbird Parenting: Bringing up Kind Children

Event Phone: 949-645-8489 ext. 103


  • May 8, 2019
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join ENC Nature Preschool Director Sue Bierlich and Little Naturalist Camp Director Valerie Bain for our third Hummingbird Parenting class, this time about the importance of kindness & inclusiveness… and a very important perspective on children’s art! The value for children’s art is tucked into the process of allowing & providing for freedom of expression of individuality, creativity, & (more…)

Little Naturalists: Fairies & Flutterbyes


  • May 16, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

Little Naturalist programs are outdoor experiential education classes designed for 3 – 5 year olds and their adult guardians. Activities are designed to encourage exploration and discovery and to enrich a child’s emerging physical and cognitive skills. Parents remain with children at all times. Join us for this fairy special Little Naturalist program featuring “Do (more…)

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