Education Programs

The Corvallis Environmental Center is providing a variety of in-person and virtual programs, all designed to support kids’ education through this tough time! With a lens of STEAM education, we will teach nature and gardening lessons through stories, games, art, and science investigations.

Our current session of programs runs until Feb. 26th and is open for registration. Our next session will run March 1st-April 16th. Registration for that session will open in Mid-February.


We are also continuously adding new engaging virtual content to CEC Connects- Check it out.

Are you looking for preschool programs? Check out NaturePlay!

Please note: Program schedules, topics, and format are subject to change due to Covid-19 impacts and guidance.

Your child's safety is our #1 priority. To see our Covid-19 protocol click here: 

  • Garden Adventures - Spring Session III
    May 19th - June 9th
    Corvallis, 1200 SW Avery Park Dr, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA
    The Garden is flourishing with new plants and all sorts of creatures. Join us for our last session before we say goodbye for the summer! We will make fresh strawberry jam to celebrate the May Harvest of the Month, discover the various herbs that grow in the garden, and play among the butterflies.
  • CEC STEAM - Spring Session II
    April 19th - May 2nd
    Corvallis Environmental Center, 116 Southwest 4th Street, Corvallis, OR, USA
    CEC STEAM provides a nurturing environment for children to experience the beauty and complexity of Oregon ecology. Experiential, outdoor learning engages the child’s love of learning and stimulates their imagination. Our afternoon will include outdoor STEAM lessons and some time for free play.
  • Schools Out Adventures - Spring Session II
    April 22nd - May 26th
    Corvallis, 1200 SW Avery Park Dr, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA
    Craft, explore, play, and learn during our Spring 2021 School’s Out Adventure session 2! Students have the opportunity to get outside and learn about the natural world every Wednesday. Students will frequently interact with an Avery house animal and spend the afternoon exploring Avery park.
  • SAGE Garden Adventures - Spring Session II
    March 31st - May 5th
    Corvallis, 4485 SW Country Club Dr, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA
    We are ready for Spring out at the garden! Join us once a week on Wednesdays for six weeks of Garden Adventures at SAGE as we welcome garden creatures back after the long winter. We will learn all about the birds that frequent SAGE, and see if we can attract some others.
  • Custom Education Programs
    Time is TBD
    Corvallis Environmental Center, 116 Southwest 4th Street, Corvallis, OR, USA
    Our education programs compliment online school programs, homeschooling, and child directed learning through customized lessons to meet your group's learning goals.
For complete details and program fees click "register."