Three Rivers Free Digital Learning

Welcome to Three Rivers digital learning! Via social, we're bringing the outdoors to you, no matter where you are. Tune in to explore nature, meet farm animals, try new art projects and more. See the full line-up of programs, including when and where to watch, below.

Monday

Nature's Classroom

Get ready to learn about our native critters, how to make syrup and much more! Featuring Lowry Nature Center.

When: Monday–Friday at 10 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime in the Barn

Start your child’s day off with a special story and baby farm animals. Featuring Gale Woods Farm.

When: Mondays at 10 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime with Mississippi Gateway

Join us as a naturalist reads a nature-themed book and then offers fun, book-related activities to do with your little one. Featuring Mississippi Gateway.

When: Monday-Friday at 10:30 AM
Where: Facebook

Activities to Try

Do you wonder how you could build a park in your own backyard or where snow goes when it melts? Grow your nature knowledge with these science lessons. Featuring Baker Outdoor Learning Center.

When: Mondays at 11 AM 
Where: Facebook  

Kits & Cubs Nature Class with Freddy the Fox  

Kids won’t want to miss these exciting nature adventures with Freddy the Fox. Featuring Eastman Nature Center. 

When: Mondays at 2 PM
Where: Facebook

Make It Monday

Create an original work of art. Join us for unique art projects from home. Featuring Silverwood Park.

When: Mondays at 3 PM
Where: Facebook

Tuesday

Nature's Classroom

Get ready to learn about our native critters, how to make syrup and much more! Featuring Lowry Nature Center.

When: Monday–Friday at 10 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime with Mississippi Gateway

Join us as a naturalist reads a nature-themed book and then offers fun, book-related activities to do with your little one. Featuring Mississippi Gateway.

When: Monday-Friday at 10:30 AM
Where: Facebook

Skill Builder 

Broaden your nature skills with these fun-to-do-at-home lessons. Featuring Baker Outdoor Learning Center. 

When: Tuesdays at 11 AM
Where: Facebook

Try It Tuesday

Learn new ways to recreate in nature and pick up a few tips and tricks for things you’ve always wanted to try. Featuring the Outdoor Recreation School.

When: Tuesdays at 1 PM
Where: Facebook

E-co Art for Kids

Get crafty with your kids! Have a blast with these easy-to-follow demonstrations that use materials you have laying around the house. Featuring Silverwood Park.

When: Tuesdays at 3 PM
Where: Facebook

Wednesday

Nature's Classroom

Get ready to learn about our native critters, how to make syrup and much more! Featuring Lowry Nature Center.

When: Monday–Friday at 10 AM
Where: Facebook

Stump the Naturalist

Attention nature nuts! It’s time to put your nature knowledge to the test. Join us to see if YOU can stump one of our naturalists. Featuring Eastman Nature Center.

When: Wednesdays at 10:15 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime with Mississippi Gateway

Join us as a naturalist reads a nature-themed book and then offers fun, book-related activities to do with your little one. Featuring Mississippi Gateway.

When: Monday-Friday at 10:30 AM
Where: Facebook

Farm-to-Table Cooking with Kids

Join Gale Woods farmers and their kids to learn a simple recipe featuring seasonal items grown or sold at Gale Woods Farm. Recipes will be shared each week for you to try at home.

When: Wednesdays at Noon
Where: Facebook

Wildlife Wednesday

Minnesota is full of fascinating wildlife. Learn fun facts about the animals that live in our parks. Featuring Three Rivers nature centers. 

When: Wednesdays at 1 PM
Where: Facebook

Thursday

Nature's Classroom

Get ready to learn about our native critters, how to make syrup and much more! Featuring Lowry Nature Center.

When: Monday–Friday at 10 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime with Mississippi Gateway

Join us as a naturalist reads a nature-themed book and then offers fun, book-related activities to do with your little one. Featuring Mississippi Gateway.

When: Monday-Friday at 10:30 AM
Where: Facebook

Campfire Cooking

Come and get it! These campfire recipes are just what you need to spice up your campfire experience. Featuring Baker Outdoor Learning Center.  

When: Thursdays at 11 AM
Where: Facebook

Throwback Thursday

Travel back in time and learn how people used to make butter, the history of alfalfa in Minnesota and much more. Featuring the Historical Interpretation Team. 

When: Thursdays at 2 PM
Where: Facebook

Friday

Nature's Classroom

Get ready to learn about our native critters, how to make syrup and much more! Featuring Lowry Nature Center.

When: Monday–Friday at 10 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime with Mississippi Gateway

Join us as a naturalist reads a nature-themed book and then offers fun, book-related activities to do with your little one. Featuring Mississippi Gateway.

When: Monday-Friday at 10:30 AM
Where: Facebook

Storytime with Richardson

Break up your child’s day with a fun story told by one of our nature center staff members. Featuring Richardson Nature Center.

When: Fridays at Noon
Where: Facebook

Farm Fridays

Experience the farm life and learn what it takes to run a farm in Minnesota. Featuring Gale Woods Farm. 

When: Fridays at 2 PM
Where: Facebook

Keep Learning

Read, discover and explore the stories of your parks on the Three Rivers blog.

Join us as we wander from park to park and discuss the stories of the past, the nature in our present, and how they have shaped our parks.

Learn more about nature with outdoor activities from the Baker Outdoor Learning Center!