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Wild Child Weekends

A condensed version of Bushcraft Kids, these one day, 3 hour courses cover the basics of connecting children to nature and introducing them to a variety of wilderness skills. Topics covered are determined by the season, but may include the following:

  1. Bird nest hunt (tricks to locate nests and ways to respect the nest area when found)

  2. Building a debris hut to provide shelter from the elements

  3. Nature crafts

  4. Bird identification by sight and/or sound

  5. Hazards (identifying poison ivy, what to do when you cross paths with a wild animal, etc.)

  6. Animal tracking

  7. Skull identification

  8. Nature treasure hunt

Ages: 8 -12

Date: Classes are held the first Saturday of each month.

Time: 1pm to 4pm

Cost: $60 per class