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Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool

August 3, 2018
Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool director Kristen Peterson (far left) and her students (clockwise from her left) Ariana Pajari, Aria Ries, Aasta Richards, Ingrid Richards, Elsie Anderson, Addison Jurchenko and Laney Steidl decorate a cape Tuesday for volunteer Ken Ryan. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Beloved volunteer earns his cape: Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool Remembers Ken Ryan
August 3, 2018 - 6:12pm
March 24, 2017
During an informational meeting about Evergreen Community School, it was announced that the school would be located at Luther Crest Bible Camp. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Community school to be at Luther Crest
March 24, 2017 - 6:00am
Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool director Kristen Peterson (right) and mother of Butterfly Hill students Rachel Capistrant (left) have been working together to develop Evergreen Community School, a new elementary school option for the Alexandria area that will be available in the fall of 2017. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Co-op elementary school planned
February 24, 2017 - 6:00am
November 2, 2016
Each Monday and Wednesday, Kristen Peterson leads a group of 10 3, 4, and 5-year-olds attend forest school through Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool. The program is year round in any weather, and focuses on allowing children to learn in a natural environment. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Trees of knowledge
November 2, 2016 - 6:00am
October 5, 2016
Twin Cities Adventure Play hosts pop-up playgrounds throughout the Twin Cities area.(Photo courtesy of Twin Cities Adventure Play)
Pop-up playtime
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
October 2, 2013
Spaghetti feed, silent auction to benefit new preschool
October 2, 2013 - 1:54pm