Program Application Steps

Step 1

Choose & complete our online registration:

-Farm & Forest School Form: Here

-Wild Willow Nature Preschool Form:

Here

-Little Willows, Caregiver & Me

Form:

Here

Payment is due at time of registration to secure your child’s spot in our program. Payment options include:

  • Mail check (make payable to Giving Gardens of Indiana) to: 479 S. Towerview Dr. Columbia City, IN 46725

  • Online payment click here
Step 2

After submitting your application you will receive a registration confirmation email within 48 hrs. 

A meet and greet is schedule is dependent of which program you are registered for.

-Farm & Forest School Fall Semester:

September 1st, 2022 from 6-7pm Via Zoom. 

-Wild Willow Nature Preschool:

August -TBD

If you cannot attend the meet and greet, a family interview can be done via zoom. A director will contact you to set up a 15 minute zoom interview.

Step 3

You will receive an orientation email prior to the start date of your child’s program containing important information such as driving and drop-off directions, gear lists, school calendar, parent handbook, and other paperwork. Most of this information can be found through our parent page and FAQ, but please contact us if you have any pressing questions. We also will be using an App called Remind. This is a free app that we will use to communicate through with parents and teachers about any changes in class, location or other pertinent information. An invite for your program will be sent in the orientation email for the Remind app class. Please download this app and make sure notifications are turned on.

Step 4

Get excited! We look forward to seeing you and your student on the first day of the program.