Fire Keepers | Week 1 | Adventuring & Awareness Games

Fire Keepers | Week 1 | Adventuring & Awareness Games

Last Wednesday we kicked off our first class of Fire Keepers, our homeschool enrichment program for children ages 7-12.  

Pat and I are so excited to work with this group of students, and they all seemed equally excited to be there as well!  We started off our morning together by roasting food over the fire, examining the variety of animal skulls and other natural items that we had on display as our “nature museum”, and playing an invigorating game of Otter Steals Fish— an awareness game that offers an opportunity to practice using “Owl Eyes”.

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Week 2 | Fox Walkers at Fairhaven | Owl Eyes and Monkeying Around!

Week 2 | Fox Walkers at Fairhaven | Owl Eyes and Monkeying Around!

We had a great week at Fairhaven this week with the Fox Walkers on our 2-day program.   Our theme this week was “Owl Eyes” and we heard a great story and saw a puppet show about a game that Moon Bird and Running Deer like to play called “How’d you do that?”...

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Wild Wanderers | "Taco"berries and Yellow Jackets

Wild Wanderers | "Taco"berries and Yellow Jackets

Just wanted to drop a quick note about this week's camp... We had a blast climbing trees, making fishing poles, playing running and hiding games, building shelters, breaking sticks, imitating animals, laughing, telling stories, listening to bird voices, slowing our breathing, increasing our heart rates, exploring the creek bed, and generally gelling as a group and enjoying the beautiful summer days out at Lake Padden! 

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