Teatown Nature Girls

Teatown Nature Girls is an afterschool enrichment program that develops interest in nature and science in a safe and engaging environment, encouraging girls to get out and truly be ‘wild women’. Nature Girls focus on cooperation, self-confidence, and leadership skills as they follow in the footsteps of Jane Goodall and other great Nature Girls.

Interested in having your school participate?

Educators should contact Phyllis Bock, Director of Education at Teatown at pbock@teatown.org or (914) 762-2912 x135.

What to expect from the program

  • Nature Girls develops the whole child – mind, body and spirit
  • Seasonal nature exploration
  • Discussions
  • Instructor led activities
  • Service projects
  • Self-discovery
  • Teamwork and leadership skills

Ossining Nature Girls

5th grade students from Roosevelt School
Meets at Teatown and Roosevelt School
24 sessions/year

Tarrytown Nature Girls

5th grade students from Washington Irving Elementary School
Meets at Peabody Preserve, RiverWalk Center and WIES
24 sessions/year

Nature Girls in these districts is funded by generous donors.