Local and Area Homeschool Classes/Events

© The Works

Homeschool Days

The Works embraces alternate schooling methods and welcomes homeschool students to learn about art and science with us.

The Works provides families participating in alternate methods of schooling the opportunity to participate in Homeschool Days. On a specified date during the months of October, January, and April, a different art and science tour is offered to homeschool students in Grades 1-8. Following the tour program, kids are invited to stay and enjoy museum exploration free of charge.

Pre-registration is required to participate in Homeschool Day workshops.

Register for Homeschool Days on-line or by contacting the Education Director at 740-349-9277, ext 227.

For more information about The Works, please click here


© My Place To Be

My Place To Be's mission is to help children to navigate the social world.  We teach Social Emotional Learning Skills to children in a positive and safe learning environment. It is My Place To Be's mission to help children realize their full potential and grow into healthy caring adults.    

Offers homeschool classes, parent support group, after school classes,group speech therapy, special needs co op, teen transition classes many other fun activities through out the year.  For further information, check out their website at www.myplace2b.org


Dawes Arboretum Homeschool Program

© Dawes Arboretum
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Home School Investigations

© Dawes Arboretum

Home School Investigations

Home School Investigations

Supplement your science curriculum by joining other home school students in hands-on science study. Home School Investigations introduce students to basic principles of ecology and biology while nurturing an appreciation for and understanding of the natural world.

Our education staff leads programs for elementary age students ( 6 – 10 years) on the second Tuesday of each month (September – April) at 10 am. Each program consists of a 90-minute session that includes background information and hands-on study of a topic, followed by field experience outdoors. For a full schedule of programs please download: Home School Investigations 2016 – 2017 (Elementary).

We also offer special home school programs for middle school age students ( 11 – 13 years) throughout the year. Students can practice thinking logically and critically, analyzing and interpreting data, using scientific tools and learning more about our natural world. For the full schedule of programs, please download: Home School Investigations 2016 – 2017 (Middle School)

Children should dress for the weather; boots, rain gear and hats are recommended. See our calendar here for registration. Admission is $4 per student for members and $6 per student for non-members.



© Columbus Zoo and Aquarium


Home School Programs

The Columbus Zoo is excited to continue to offer a series of guided adventure programs for home school students.  Join us to discover the fascinating lives of animals at the Zoo and around the world.  Guided adventure programs may include live animals, bio-facts, hands-on activities, and/or a tour of the Zoo. 
Check out all the great info here.

© The Wilds

Home School Programs

The Wilds has a wonderful homeschool program with several classes offered.  Be sure to check out all the great info here.