Weekend Wanderers

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Weekend Wanderers (Ages 4 – 12)

This program runs one weekend a month from October to June for those who just can’t wait for summer camps! The Weekend Wanderers will continue with all the fun things we do in Summer Camps, plus be able to explore, learn and play in Fall, Winter and Spring. This program caters to kids ages 4 – 6 and 7 – 9 on the Saturday, and kids ages 7 – 9 and 10 – 12 on the Sunday.

Content

Saturday programming (ages 4 – 9) may include:

  • Wildlife Tracking
  • Shelter Building
  • Storytelling and Songs
  • Nature-based Games & Crafts
  • Wandering and Timelessness
  • Naturalist and Stewardship Training
  • Survival and Wilderness skills

Sunday programming (ages 7 – 12) may include:

  • Shelter building
  • Tool Skills
  • Friction Fire (Bow drill and Hand drill)
  • Naturalist and Stewardship Training
  • Bow Making, Atlatls
  • Wandering and Timelessness
  • Stone and Bone Tools
  • Hide Tanning and Leather Work
  • Wildlife Tracking

Dates 2016-2017:

Ages 4 – 6 & 7 – 9 on Saturdays: Ages 7 – 9 & 10 – 12 on Sundays:
October 22 October 23
November 19 November 20
December 10 December 11
January 21 January 22
February 25 February 26
March 25 March 26
April 22 April 23
May 13 May 14
June 17 June 18

Location:

Taylor Creek Park

Times:

10am – 4pm

Cost:

$525 for the 9 month program – payment plans are available.

Bursaries are an available option through the Best Day Ever Fund.

Registration

Fall Pre-registration (for those who were registered for the previous Spring session only):

Monday August 8th – Wednesday August 17th, 2016

Open Registration:

Wednesday August 17th, 2016 and onward. Spaces are very limited so please register a.s.a.p. to reserve your spot.