Family Nature Classes

Coming Together in Nature for Yoga, Art and Fun for All Ages

 

Join us in nature for a fun and engaging experience for the whole family! Soak in your natural surroundings of woods and waters as we come together for various activities, including yoga, art, family guided nature walks, wilderness skills, and more. All ages are welcome!

Upcoming events

  • (1 hr 30 mins)
    Fire Building Basics Class

    Learn the basics of fire building with our Maine Guides - the fire triangle, material needed and fire safety. For this class …

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    Learn the basics of fire building with our Maine Guides - the fire triangle, material needed and fire safety. For this class we will be using natural materials, but lighting with a match. For those who master building a quick fire, there will be opportunities to try starting the fire with ferro rod and complete a water boiling challenge. This is not a drop-off class for children.

    Cost:

    $25 per individual

    $50 per family

    Wildly Mindful Members: FREE

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  • (1 hr 30 mins)
    Tarp Shelter Construction

    In this class, Registered Maine Guides will share how to construct a shelter using rope, a tarp and natural material in your …

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    In this class, Registered Maine Guides will share how to construct a shelter using rope, a tarp and natural material in your surroundings. Various types of shelters will be discussed and demonstrated. Participants will then be able to work on constructing their own shelters. This class is ideal for families (children of all ages welcome!) and adults. The entire class will be held outdoors, and we will be walking through the woods for about a quarter mile. Please be sure to dress for warmth and with appropriate footwear. Outhouse style bathrooms are available.

    Payment is transferable but non-refundable, unless Through the Trees must cancel due to extreme weather conditions.

    Cost:

    Family - $50

    Individual - $25

    Wildly Mindful Members - FREE

    PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT AT THE LINK BELOW. This event is FREE for Wildly Mindful Members. Learn more about our Wildly Mindful community and how to join.

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  • (1 hr 30 mins)
    Making Wooden Coal Spoons

    Join us to learn how to make a wooden spoon, using coals from a campfire. We will demonstrate how to burn and carve the spoon…

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    Join us to learn how to make a wooden spoon, using coals from a campfire. We will demonstrate how to burn and carve the spoon, and each participant will be able to make their own to bring home! We will have some carving tools available, but participants are welcome to bring their own carvings tools or knives. Making spoons is for ages 7 and up, but families are welcome to bring younger children with their group. This is not a drop off class for children. Individual adults and families welcome.

    Class payments are transferable but non-refundable. 

    Cost:

    $25 per individual

    $50 per family

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