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School's Out, Get Outside!

Program for Children in Grades K-5


When school is not in session, students can spend a day at Briar Bush exploring the outdoors, meeting live animals, making crafts, playing in nature, and more. Be sure to pack a lunch, snacks, water bottle, and full change of clothes.

Day: Select Holidays (See chart below for the 2022-2023 schedule.)


  - Full-Day Session: 8:30am-3:30pm

  - Half-Day Session: 1:00pm-3:30pm

  - After-Care Session: 3:30pm-5:30pm

Cost per Session:

  - Full-Day Session:

     - Participant: $75.00

     - Abington Resident: $67.50

     - Briar Bush Member: $60.00

  - Half-Day Session:

     - Participant: $30.00

     - Abington Resident: $27.00

     - Briar Bush Member: $24.00

  - After-Care Session: $12.00


Important Notes:

  • Registration is required. Please register at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

  • An updated Medical Form is required for each Briar Bush program participant each year from June through the following May. 

  • This is a drop-off program, come prepared with a backpack, water, and a change of clothes. 

  • Programs take place indoors and outdoors for varying durations of time dependent on the weather. Dress appropriately for the weather.

  • Children ages 8+ may travel in the Briar Bush van to local parks during this program. 

  • Due to Township regulations, masks may be required indoors. Visit our website for updated information.

Questions or need help registering?

Call 215-887-6603 M-F 9:00am - 5:00 pm.

Does your child love School's Out, Get Outside! and exploring Briar Bush?

Our Woodland Explorers After-School Club offers them a chance to connect with fellow nature lovers each week!

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