Wednesday Wonders are interactive programs designed to spark the curiosity of young children. Each week, we’ll explore a new science wonder with a story, craft, hike or related science experiment.
Wednesday Wonders is offered at two separate times and locations each week. Weekly activities are FREE to Members (but please RSVP) and $5 for non-members (children and adults). Register at www.theparklands.org/events.
Parklands Members receive a discounted family program price! To become a member, click here.
Wednesday Wonders Morning Sessions at Ben Stout House. This session is for elementary aged learners (recommended ages 5-9).
Wee Wednesday Wonders Afternoon Sessions at PNC Achievement Center. This session is for Pre-K and Kindergarten early learners (recommended ages 2-5).
The PNC Achievement Center for Education and Interpretation, located at 1411 Beckley Creek Parkway, serves as both the Welcome Center and the home of The Parklands Outdoor Classroom. The classrooms are also available for rent when not in use by Parklands
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Ben Stout House is approximately 200 years old, and is the oldest man-made structure within The Parklands.