Denali Education Center’s Talkeetna Campus offers a variety of fun and educational programs for youth of all ages and abilities- from toddlers to teens! It is Denali Education Center’s hope that through our programs, youth are able to develop meaningful connections to their landscape- starting in their own backyard!
2023 Summer Sessions
Week 1: July 10th – 14th (Waitlist only)
Boreal Scouts (students entering grades 1 and 2 in the fall) and Bedrock Detectives (students entering grades 3 and 4 in the fall)
Week 2: July 17th – 21st (Susitna Explorers – Waitlist only)
Susitna Explorers (students entering grades 5 and 6 in the fall) and Mountain Voyagers (students entering grades 7 and 8 in the fall)
Register HERE for Mountain Voyagers or to place your child on a waitlist
The 2023 season of Timber Tots runs June 7 through August 9 each Wednesday from 10-11 am.
Timber Tots is a toddler and preschool program that employs storytelling, play, and art to provide meaningful outdoor experiences for the whole family. Timber Tots will get your kids laughing, learning, and exploring all the wonders the natural world offers!
Parents stay and play with us! $5 suggested donation per program.
Fill out the once-a-summer registration form here! Attendance will be recorded each week, but only one registration form is needed.
For ages 2-5 – siblings are welcome!
This is an Outdoor Program. Please come dressed for the weather and prepared to explore!
Find out more about our Talkeetna Youth Programs HERE!
We offer public presentations, workshops, and gatherings in the Susitna Hall year-round. Stay in touch with current happenings by signing up for our Community Update e-newsletter. The Update is weekly during the summer and sporadic the rest of the year.
If you would like to host a talk or event in Susitna Hall, email Kellie Laurson at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 907-733-7003.
The Susitna Hall may be rented for private events and meetings. Contact Kellie for rates and information.