from the archives ...
now offering our 26th consecutive year of classes ...
Join Our Summer 2012 Nature Discovery for Kids
Early Childhood Outdoors (ECHO) Program!
for children ages 3-5, with their adult
Rio Grande Nature Center State Park
2901 Candelaria NW Albuquerque NM 87107
Sponsored by the Friends of the Rio Grande Nature Center
Instructors are New Mexico certified
our Summer Early Childhood Outdoors (ECHO) Program! Children will enjoy a variety of
short instruction topics and nature walks. Activities will take place in the classroom, in the
beautiful observation room, and on the Nature Center grounds. Outside games and
activities take place all through the bosque.
Please be prompt.
Classes will meet in the new Nature Center Education Building.
Please note the refund policy, at the bottom of this page.
Early Childhood Outdoors ("ECHO")
for children ages 3-5 with their
(Adult must attend.)
NOTE: Registration is now open!
Participating children $18 per child per class
($15 for Friends of the Rio Grande Nature Center).
Tuesday morning classes 10:00-11:30
Please note: Classes will be held regardless of weather.
- Refunds will be given if the participant notifies the RGNC five (5) days before class begins.
(No refunds for individual classes with the special package price, but you may send a substitute
for your child – see #3 below.)
- Transfers from one class to another need to be made five (5) days before class begins.
- If a last minute cancellation has to be made, please find a child who can attend in your
child's absence. No refunds can be given unless notified five (5) days before class.
If the new child does not have a waiver on file, fill one out at the time of the class.
- If enrollment is too low, the instructor will cancel five (5) days before the class begins
and a refund will be given.
- Refunds will be given by check. Please allow at least two weeks after the scheduled date
of the class. No refunds can be given after the five day cut off.
Registration forms may be sent by mail or fax.
Payment may be made by personal check or credit card.
Call 505-344-7240 for information.
Please register at least five days before each session.
Classes may be cancelled or expanded based upon enrollment!
A 2012 liability waiver is required.
Waivers must be returned by mail, delivered to the Nature Center, or faxed to 505-344-4505
before the first day of class.