Registration for fall programs opens today!

This year we have expanded our Forest Caterpillars to a full blown year-long program and we now have both day-long and after-school options. We have early bird pricing through August 15th and payment plans are always an option. Check out …

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Summer camp registration is OPEN!

This year we are excited to be adding a few weeks to our monthly schedule and a few new camps! Forest Caterpillars – ages 4-6 Session 1: May 22 – May 25 Session 2: May 29 – June 1 Wild Play – …

Forest Caterpillars Camp 2017

What a fantastic week of play and exploration.  There was no day this week that did not end with, “Oh My Gosh!  They are so cute!”.. And us dive into the sweet things the Forest Caterpillars said, did or things …

Unmistakable Beauty

by Bernard Cook I remember feeling a little overwhelmed when I was first interested in wild plants. There were so many different shapes and colors, so many things listed in the field guides that I didn’t know where to start. …

Reaching Nature Connection

by Bernard Cook Last weekend, me ‘n Chickadee (Sarah Hubbard) went up to the beautiful mountains of western North Carolina to hone our mentoring skills at the Reaching Nature Connection conference, held at Earthaven Ecovillage near Black Mountain. We attended …

Be on the lookout for Hawks

by Sarah ‘Chickadee’ Hubbard Maybe you’ve noticed there are more hawks lately now that the canopy of leaves is falling to the forest floor and blanketing all the seeds from this year of growth.  Maybe you’ve noticed them soaring on …

Gifts for Wild and Avid Readers

Gifts for Wild and Avid Readers Do you have any wild and avid readers to buy for this holiday season?  Books open up new worlds, expose the reader to new ideas, and help you realize who it is that you …

Meeting Trees

Our programs director, Sarah Hubbard – also known as Ms Chickadee – returned for a day visit to South Jackson Elementary School on November 18, 2016.  She took 5 classes for a walk on the nature trails behind the school …

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My Perfect Day

by Sarah Hubbard (Chickadee) On my perfect day the wind would be blowing from the southeast – right off the ocean.  You would be able to smell the salt water in the air.  The sun would be warm and bright leaving a …

Summer Forest Caterpillars

Camp will be held at Little Rose Nature School in Watkinsville July 5-8, 2016 from 10 am – 1:00 pm Registration begins on Tuesday, April 12 at 8am. Follow this link for more information or to register!