Children's Nature Academy

Welcome to UWEC's Children's Nature Academy

Welcome to the UW-Eau Claire's Children's Nature Academy. Our program supports the healthy development of children physically, emotionally and cognitively by nurturing children's sense of wonder. We are a five star NAEYC accredited program.

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Our Mission

To provide high quality early learning development where children connect with the natural world through developmentally appropriate learning.

Who is Eligible

We welcome all families from UW-Eau Claire's campus and the Chippewa Valley community. We provide child care to children ages six weeks through 12 years of age. Our various programs focus on development and interaction while learning through play and great experiences.

Visit us for a tour today!

Contact us at 715.836.2178 to set up a time to take a tour and learn more about our beautiful academy.


  • Wednesday 12/4 | 8:15 AM
  • Thursday 12/19 | 11:30 AM


  • Friday 1/10 | 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday 1/21 | 4:15 PM
  • Wednesday 1/29 | 8:15 AM


  • Monday 2/10 | 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday 2/18 | 4:15 PM
  • Friday 2/28 | 8:15 AM


  • Thursday 3/5 | 4:15 PM
  • Wednesday 3/18 | 8:15 AM
  • Tuesday 3/31 | 12:00 PM

Now hiring students for Spring Semester 2019!

For more information and to complete the UWEC Student Employment application online, visit the Student Employment page or email Sabrina Marion at

*The UWEC Children's Nature Academy is committed to the inclusive excellence plan of the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire*

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