Classes & Camps

Classes & Camps

For All Ages and Interests.

More than 130 classes for adults, children, and adult/child pairs are offered year-round, and more than 30 engaging camps for children ages 4 to 14 are offered each summer. 

Take an interactive tour of our Covenant Learning Center here.

*Registration for 2021 summer camps will open in mid-May. Check back here or see our camp offerings in the summer issue of your Seasons member magazine.

Tips for Signing Up

For more information about any individual class or camp, or to add your name to a waiting list for a full class, email our Classes Coordinator or call 616.974.5225. Scholarship assistance for children and adults is available. 

Register online by viewing the Classes and Camps below under "Events".

Please note:
Children are not allowed to accompany adults to adult-only classes.

Cancellation Policy:
Withdraw from a class at least 30 days in advance, a refund is issued minus a $5 processing fee. Withdraw 7 to 29 days in advance and receive a 50% refund. Less than 7 days, no refund. Call 616-974-5225 for class cancellations due to severe weather.

Class Discounts

All members receive discounts on classes.
Check out other membership benefits and find out how to join or renew.

Events

Events in April, 2021

Apr
6
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Everyday Explorers

Create a unique field journal to record your findings and then investigate woods and wetlands.

Ages

6-7 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 member child, $18 member adult
  • Non-Members $22 non-member child, $22 non-member adult
Apr
7
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

iPad Photography

Take and embellish creative still life images using themed props, action shots, trick shots and videos.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $35
Apr
7
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Wake Up Spring!

Filled

Find out why spring is such an important season!

Ages

4-5 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Apr
11
9:00 am 11:00 am
Filled

Learn techniques for creating fantastic butterfly photos.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Apr
13
2:00 pm 6:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Felted Bird Pods

Filled

Create a simple and fun 3-D bird pod using wool, a resist and wet felting techniques.

Instructor

Kathy Forzley

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $90
Apr
15
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Landscape for Life*

Discover ways to make your yard more sustainable and attractive to wildlife while embracing the ecosystem services that nature provides.

Instructor

Rebecca Marquardt

Cost

  • Members $125
  • Non-Members $135
Apr
17
9:30 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Vegetable Gardening*

Starting from the ground up, learn methods for preparing your site and the importance of good soil.

Instructor

Greg Dunn

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Apr
17
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Spring Photography

Learn about the joys of spring photography with a classroom presentation, then walk the garden paths to photograph signs of spring.

Instructor

Dianne Carroll Burdick

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $50
Apr
17
12:30 pm 2:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Advanced Vegetable Gardening*

A continuation of Beginning Vegetable Gardening.

Instructor

Greg Dunn

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Apr
18
9:00 am 11:00 am

Learn techniques for creating fantastic butterfly photos.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40