Winter Nature Spy Explorer Kits Keep Children Exploring

Nov 4, 2021, 09:37 AM by CCC Staff

OREGON CITY – Give the gift of exploration this holiday season with a Nature Spy Explorer Kit from the Clackamas Community College Environmental Learning Center (ELC). Children can discover the natural world that surrounds them – from the comfort of their home and neighborhood – with fun, hands-on activities.

Kits are conveniently shipped to homes and contain all the supplies budding naturalists need to learn, create and play. Each kit has a theme and will provide hours of fun and discovery for children. Kits begin shipping Nov. 24.

Kits contain:

  • Easy-to-follow instructions
  • Materials for creating a nature-themed craft
  • Nature journal page with fun facts
  • Activities to keep children exploring all week long
  • A nature guide or storybook

The "Wild About Winter" collection explores what nature looks like in the winter and is designed for ages 4-8. Individual kits in the collection include:

  • Wiggly Wonderful Worms
  • Mosses, Lichens and Ferns, Oh My!
  • Whooo Are the Owls?
  • Weather Watcher
  • Nature Spy Tracker

Kits can be purchased individually or as a full set. Individual kits are $30 each and the full set is $138, including shipping. A limited number of scholarships are available. Purchase a kit directly at Nature Spy Explorer Kit on Eventbrite. For more information, email Jill Sorber at To learn more about K-12 programs at the ELC, visit CCC's ELC K-12 Program webpage.

Lori Hall

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Lori Hall

Public Information Officer