Field Trips & OUtreach

Education at Blue Heron focuses on exploratory learning. Choose your own experience at the Preserve:

Ignite Imagination

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Typical age range pre-k to elementary

Explore and Discover

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Typical Age Range middle school

Engage, Connect and Give Back

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Typical Age Range middle to high school

CONTACT AMY ZVONAR (AMYZ@BHNP.ORG) TO SCHEDULE A field trip.


Outreach Programs

Let us bring the Preserve to you! Check to see if your child’s school is apart of our Outdoor Explorers program.

Backyard Habitat Hunt

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Search for wildlife hiding in unexpected places! Discover the life between sidewalk cracks, in nearby plants, and within the sky above!

Urban Birds

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Look for, listen to, and call common birds that inhibit the city of Atlanta with binoculars!

Rock Discovery

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Scavenge for and collect hidden treasures in the common rocks of the Georgia Piedmont with microscopes!

2018 OUTREACH Details

Outreach programs focus on environmental education and mostly focus on outdoor time but indoor components can be included.

  • 1 Hour Program:

    • $55.00 for up to 15 participants. Includes one Blue Heron educator, and most materials.

    • For groups with more than 15 participants, a second Blue Heron educator can be added for an additional $30.00 fee.

    • Up to 30 participants maximum.

  • Travel: $.50 per mile round trip from Blue Heron.

  • Additional Materials Fee: Dependent upon program topic. 

Contact Amy Zvonar (amyz@bhnp.org) to schedule a program.