WINTER IS A GREAT TIME TO BE OUTSIDE! & Homeschool Programs are now Fridays AND Mondays!
Children learn ice safety, hypothermia prevention, winter shelter building (quinzees), animal tracking, and more!
WINTER SESSION: 2 8-week sessions (FRIDAYS starting January 6 & MONDAYS starting January 9 through March (skipping February Vacation week)
Heron is our signature program, taking place on Larch Hill Conservation Area in Amherst for more than 15 years. Hundreds of students have taken the challenge of the Heron, and have developed their nature awareness and wilderness living skills.
Curriculum covered is seasonal according to the natural laws and cycles of nature. For the development of wilderness living skills, it is necessary that we follow the rhythms of the Earth by harvesting materials and creating our earthen wares in the proper season.
WHO: Ages 7 +
WHERE: Amherst, Massachusetts
WHEN: Fridays & Mondays, 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; Fall, Winter and Spring sessions
HOW MUCH: $440-$560/each 8-week WINTER session; 50% is due upon registration; balance due within 2 weeks after start of Program (payment plan is available)
(for preteen & teen Homeschool Program, click here for Swift Eagle)
Call 413-340-1161 if you have questions.