Connolly Ranch’s family programs are for children birth to four years-old, accompanied by a parent or guardian. Each program provides nature-based, tactile, interactive and experiential activities that promote age-appropriate growth and development.

We offer year-round opportunities, and all programs operate rain or shine.
If you have any questions, please contact our Education Director, Katie Hackett
at or (707) 224-1894.

Sounds of Nature

Ages Birth to 2 (accompanied by a parent or guardian)
Weekly Classes on Tuesdays, 9:30-10:30am
10-12 week sessions

Sounds of Nature is a guided program designed specifically for infants to 2-year-old children. It is a time for parent and child to follow their natural sense of wonder as they explore the farm together. 

Session Dates

SPRING: March 17th - May 26th
SUMMER: June 16th - August 25th

Nature’s Play

Ages 2-3 (accompanied by a parent or guardian)
Weekly Classes on Thursdays, 9:30-10:30am
10-12 week sessions

At Nature’s Play we engage together in the great outdoors. The trees, gardens, trails and animals at Connolly Ranch provide an array of experiences allowing all ages to play and learn together in nature.

Session Dates

SPRING: March 19th - May 28th
SUMMER: June 18th - August 27th

CANCELLATION POLICY: If you need to cancel a registration, a refund may be issued – minus a cancellation fee – provided cancellation takes place at least 8 days before the start date of the program enrolled in. Alternatively, we can transfer the amount paid – minus a lesser cancellation fee – to a new registration or hold as a credit for a future Connolly Ranch program, again provided cancellation takes place at least 8 days before the program start date.

If cancellation takes place 8-14 days before the program start date, the cancellation fee for refund is 50%, and for credit is 25%; if cancellation takes place 15 days prior to the program start date or earlier, the cancellation fee for refund is 20%, and for credit is 10%.

If cancellation takes place less than 8 days before the program start date, no refund will be issued.