For 7-12 yr olds.  Enrolling now for 2017-18!

A student learns how to safely carve wood  with his new knife.

A student learns how to safely carve wood  with his new knife.

Through passions- and inquiry-based learning, nature awareness games, storytelling, creative play, and wild wanderings, Fire Keepers gain a deeper connection to the world of plants, mammals, birds, animal tracking, and survival skills.  Students also cultivate a deeper connection to their community and to the unique gifts and talents that they bring to the world as individuals.  

Throughout the year, we will following the natural flow of the natural cycle and  8-shields nature mentoring curriculum.  

If your child attends school or cannot commit to the weekly program, be sure to check out our Dirt Time Monthly Nature Connection Program!
 


Did we mention that Fire Keepers have a lot of FUN?!?!

2017-18 School Year Session 

  • Sept 6, 2017 - June 6, 2018    (33 program days)

  • Meets from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm on Wednesdays @ Hundred Acre Wood

  • No Class Day(s): 9/27*, 10/4*, 11/22, 12/20, 12/27, 1/3, 4/4

  • Enrolling Now! .

  • Tuition$1782 ($54/program day).  Payments will be broken up into 3 payments over the course of the year.

    • Sibling Discount: 10% off the tuition of any additional siblings that enroll together.

  • Open to children ages 7-12  (Check out our Fox Walkers Forest Kindergarten if your child is between 4-6)

  • Contact us if you have any questions

*We will not be holding class for these two weeks from 9/26-10/6 because Melissa and Patrick will finally be taking their honeymoon to Ireland to study Ethnobotany and the traditions of their ancestors.  Unfortunately we don't have substitute teachers lined up at this point. We realize that this may inconvenience some families and we and will try our best to help families find alternative care if needed. Please make sure to let us know on your enrollment form if you would like help lining up alternative care for your child. Thanks!