Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center

Explore Mercer Slough Nature Park with your child.

Tadpole Tots

Join us every Monday or Wednesday for four weeks as we investigate the creatures in a pond, uncover the hidden wonders of a forest and foster your child’s connection to the outdoors. Each four-week series has a different theme with its own activities, songs and games. Call (206) 443-2925 to register.

Program Details:

  • Time: 2-3:30 p.m.
  • Ages: 2.5-4 with accompanying adult
  • Cost: $70 per child

Upcoming Fall Series:

Session 1: Exploring Our Senses
Wednesdays, September 27 – October 18
Explore the Slough like the animals that live here, using all five senses!

Session 2: At Home in Mercer Slough
Mondays, October 23 – November 13
Explore with us as we learn about animal homes in trees, underground, and in the pond, and imagine what it would be like to live here.

If you enjoy Tadpole Tots, you will love our weekend program for early learners: Wetland Waddlers!

Explore Mercer Slough with your preschooler and grow a connection to the natural world! Each two-hour class includes art, play, and story time designed around a seasonal theme. Learn more.


Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center