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Fit By Nature

By Mary Cole

It's Here!


Fit By Nature at the Hungerford Nature Center


The Hungerford Nature Center is pleased to welcome Mary Cole and her Fit By Nature program at the Hungerford Nature Center!



September 13th -November 1st


November 8th- January 17th

(no class on 11/22, 12/27, 1/3)


January 24th-March 13th


March 20th-May 8th

This is a drop off homeschool program for children ages 5-12 years.


Mary engages students with a curriculum focused on nature education and physical and mental well being of self. The woods, fields, and ponds are her classroom. Students will spend most, if not all of their days outside.


This program runs 4, 8 week sessions on Wednesdays from 10-2pm at the Hungerford Nature Center.

Sign up for 1 or all 4 sessions. Fit by Nature programs fill quickly. Space is limited. 

Each 8 week session is $578.00 (32 hours of instruction). Payment plans are available. 


If you have a current Hungerford family plus memberships or become new family plus members you will receive $20 off each 8 week from session!


To Register contact Mary Cole: or 475-251-6754

To learn more about Fit by Nature please visit the website Fit by Nature 

About Fit by Nature

Fit by Nature is a one of a kind program run by Mary Cole, an experienced Connecticut State and Nature-Based Certified educator with over 20 years of experience working with children. Mary incorporates what she knows kids love! Nature based games, science experiments, nature art, fitness activities, and more are included in each 8-week program! Fit by Nature is a multi-sensory, whole body experience where kids are free to learn and play in a relaxed atmosphere! Connection to peers and nature helps a child become confident, courageous and caring for the natural world and develop empathy for all living things. Being part of this group will provide positive experiences that will last a lifetime!

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