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After School @ ICG

Grades K-5

Explore ICG’s Outdoor After School Program

After School @ ICG in Ithaca, NY, offers a dynamic outdoor nature program for K-5th graders. Serving Tompkins County, this program enriches after-school time with outdoor activities that foster cognitive, social, and physical development. Through immersive nature play and hands-on exploration, children discover and connect deeply with the natural world, building a foundation for lifelong learning and growth.

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Program Information

Register Now for 2024-2025


September 4, 2024 – June 20, 2025


Monday – Friday, 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM

5 Days


4 Days


3 Days


2 Days


1 Day



Free lunch eligibility = 40% scholarship
Reduced lunch eligibility = 30% scholarship


Additional scholarship options are available. Personal circumstances are taken into consideration. If interested, please complete the application in the registration form. For changes in circumstances, contact


Please reach out to ICG at or call us at 607-319-4203.

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Enrollment Process

Determine which days you would like to enroll.

Reach out with any questions ( or 607-319-4203). We strongly encourage participants to register for at least 2 days/week.

Complete the registration form.

If you are interested in a need-based scholarship, please answer “yes” to the question “Would you like to fill out a need-based scholarship application?”

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Wait to hear back from ICG.

ICG will review your registration form, requested schedule, and scholarship information and then reach out to confirm availability or your place on the waitlist.

If space is available:

ICG will reach out to confirm your continued interest and collect additional information/payment.

Ithaca Children’s Garden welcomes ALL

Ithaca Children’s Garden welcomes all members of our community to participate in all programs and activities offered by Ithaca Children’s Garden regardless of ability. We encourage all members and volunteers of Ithaca Children’s Garden to support an inclusive and welcoming environment for everyone. Learn more about ICG’s Inclusion Policy and/or submit an accommodations request here.

Learn more about ICG's Inclusion Policy

Contact Us

Questions about enrollment or our programs? Please reach out at or call us at 607-319-4203.