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Homeschool Class - Winter Survival

February 9, 9:30 AM11:00 AM

Students will learn animal survival strategies, learn about core and extremity body temperatures as it relates to hypothermia, take the ice bucket challenge, and experiment with insulators.  Meet at Quarry Hill and dress to be outside for a portion of the class. Offered for students ages 11-14.

We are pleased to offer classes especially for home school families.These environmental education classes focus on interactive, hands-on learning and correlate to MN Science Standards. Each class includes indoor and outdoor experiences and access to our public Exploration Hall before and after class.


  • Contact the Quarry Hill office M-F between 9 am and 5 pm to register: 507-328-3950 or Print and mail the Registration Form  with payment.
  • Classes are offered for children ages 5-14, parents do not need to accompany students.
  • Classes often include a significant amount of time outside. Please dress for the weather
  •  Advance registration and payment is required.