Pre-school in the park is designed for ages 5 and under along with their families, each program listed below offers a unique way to get outside and learn about nature or history. Each Preschool in the Park session at Deep River County Park includes a story time, in addition to a hands-on activity or craft. These programs taking place on Wednesdays at 10 AM from September 5 -October 31 are free and registration is not required. These programs are designed for families and individuals, if interested in a group reservation call 219-947-1958.
September 5 at 10 AM
Make a sunflower craft and learn fun facts about this native flower.
An Apple a Day
September 26 at 10 AM
See how apple butter was made 100 years ago and make an apple print painting.
Paws in the Park
September 12 at 10 AM
Look for animal tracks around the park and make an animal track painting
Quilting the A, Bee, C's
October 3 at 10 AM
Learn about park quilts and make a quilt picture.
Waiting for Wings
September 19 at 10 AM
See the life of a butterfly with the help of a caterpillar craft.
Little Red Hen
October 10 at 10 AM
Get messy and help us work at the mill.
C is for Campfire
October 17 at 10 AM
Make a kid friendly campfire with your hands.
Fall into Fun
October 24 at 10 AM
Have fun with all your favorite fall activities.
Our BOO-tiful Park
October 31 at 10 AM
Take a spooky walk and make spider craft to celebrate Halloween.