Weekly Forest Program: Coquitlam

Join us for a weekly adventure in the forest. Build connections and confidence in the natural world. Through nature walks, creative play time, group challenges and games, students will deepen their knowledge of wildlife tracking, edible and medicinal plants, birds and bird language and survival skills. Class size is 8 students or less to one staff. We value high quality interactions and connections with students. 

Activities:

  • Nature-based games
  • Survival skills
  • Group Challenges
  • Small group adventures
  • Sensory awareness
  • Nature-based crafts
  • Nature Journalling
  • Earth-based living skills
  • Field Trips

2017-2018 Schedule:

Tuesdays, 10am-3pm

September 12, 19, 26
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
November 7, 14, 21, 28
December 5, 12
January 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6,13
April 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
June 5

REGISTER

Where: Minnekhada Park

Meet at the Parking Lot off Quarry Road. From Lougheed Highway in Coquitlam, turn north on Coast Meridian and travel 2.5 km to Victoria Drive. Follow Victoria Drive for 1 km to the crest of the hill and make a deliberate left turn to stay on Victoria. Travel northeast for 3.5 km to the park entrance on Quarry Road.

Ages: 7-12

Cost: $1575
To be paid in 3 installments August 1st, December 1st, and March 1st.

To sign up or to be added to the waitlist, please contact us.

Curious to check out the program in person? Join us for an annual Visit Day.

The next Visit Day is: April 17, 2018.

What: A chance to try out a typical day in a weekly program and meet the instructors

Who:  Interested child along with their parent

When: Tuesday April 17, 2018. 10am – 3pm

Cost: Free

What to bring: Dress for the weather and bring water, snacks and a healthy lunch

Where: Minnekhada Park

RSVP is required as space is limited. Please contact us to RSVP.

Note: Our programs all have waitlists, so to avoid disappointment it’s best to get on the waitlist prior to a Visit Day