About the Homeschool Enrichment Series

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SLNC’s Homeschool Enrichment Series is an option for families who take a different approach to educating their children (ages 5-14).  Our 6-week program provides an opportunity for children to get hands-on experience within the STEM disciplines, without the formal constraints.  Each of the lessons are developed with the PA Standard Aligned System (SAS) in mind and ensure that children will excel in all settings.

There are three session per year: Fall, Winter, and Spring, and the topics covered are relevant to each season. We enjoy all types of weather at SLNC and will encourage your children to feel the same way.  It is important to make sure that your child dresses for the weather and is always prepared to get dirty!

The program is a drop-off program run by our environmental educators.  We encourage parents to minimize interactions with the class in order to reduce distractions.  Parents are not required to stay on site, but are welcome to hike the trails on their own during this time.

**UPDATE: Effective Monday, 2/28/2022, masking in County buildings will be optional for all employees and visitors regardless of vaccination status.**

*Fall 2022 Dates Will Be Announced in August*

Spring 2022

Register Below!

Wednesday Session Dates – (Topics Coming Soon)

10:30am to 12:00pm (AM Class) or 1:30pm-3:00pm (PM Class)

March 2- Build Your Own Boat AM, Silver Lake Eco Club PM

March 9- What’s In That Water AM, What’s in That Water? PM

March 16-Signs of Spring Scavenger Hunt AM, Know Your Knots PM

March 23- Primitive Tools and Fire Starting AM, SLNC Wildlife Survey PM

March 30- Intro to Kayaking AM, Intro to Kayaking PM

April 6-Kayaking and Fishing  AM, Kayaking and Fishing  PM

Pricing for Spring 2022:

Entire 6-week Session- $80/member; $100/non-members


Refund Policy:

Cancellations more than 7 days before class will receive a 50% refund.  Cancellations less than 7 days before class will not receive a refund.  There are no refunds for no-shows.  If Silver Lake Nature Center cancels a full refund will be issued.


For more information, please contact Summer Camp Director, Cameron Calista at 267-880-5024 or