MAPLE SUMMER SESSION

Social Learning * Playful Exploration * Nature Connection

 

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Maple is currently full for our Summer Session. Please scroll to the bottom to sign up for our waitlist. 

Full Day Nature Immersion Program for Ages 5-7*

June 13 through August 18, 9:00am to 2:30pm
Children must be at least 5 years old by the start of the session to join a Maple full day program

Aftercare option available until 5:30pm (pick up anytime during those hours).

In our magical forested setting, children in Maple explore and play, while cultivating an innate connection with the Earth's wisdom. Our guides and mentors engage children in building fairy houses, discovering trees, plants and animals, working in the gardens, doing nature-inspired art projects, playing in our mud kitchen, and taking hikes to explore the many ecosystems on our land. Children will have opportunities to learn basic tool use, fire and shelter building, farming, foraging and more. Cooperative problem-solving, community-building, empathy for other living beings, and strengthening confidence and comfort in nature are all skills that are organically woven into the day. The program will be outdoors, rain or shine unless weather is extreme (such as high winds or heat index of 100 or more), which may result in cancellation.


 

ENROLLMENT OPTIONS

Choose to attend on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and/or Thursdays for the full summer, one month or two months of your choice:

  • Full Summer Session: 9 weeks, June 13 through August 15 (no camp Week of July 4)
  • Month 1: Weeks of June 13, June 20, June 27
  • Month 2: Weeks of July 11, July 18, July 25
  • Month 3: Weeks of August 1, August 8, August 15


AVAILABILITY

  JUNE JULY AUGUST

Monday

FULL FULL
FULL
Tuesday FULL
FULL
FULL
Wednesday FULL
FULL
FULL
Thursday FULL
FULL
FULL


Feel free to add yourself to our waiting list by filling out the form at the bottom of this page.


PRICING

A $30 Registration fee per child will be applied for all enrollments.

Link to Aftercare options here.

OPTION #1: FULL SUMMER (June through August)

#Days/Week Deposit Balance Due June 1** Full Camp Price
One $75 $672 $747
Two $150 $1,344 $1,494
Three $225 $2,016 $2,241
Four $300 $2,688 $2,988

 

OPTION #2: TWO MONTHS (Choose June, July and/or August)

#Days/Week Deposit Balance Due June 1** Full Camp Price
One $50 $468 $518
Two $100 $936 $1,036
Three $150 $1,404 $1,554
Four $200 $1,872 $2,072

 

OPTION #3: ONE MONTH (Choose June, July OR August)

#Days/Week Deposit Balance Due June 1 Full Camp Price
One $25 $234 $259
Two $50 $468 $518
Three $75 $702 $777
Four $100 $936 $1,036

 

Family Discount: When enrolling more than one child, enter coupon code FAMILY10 to receive 10% off.

If you need financial assistance, please see directions for scholarships below BEFORE ENROLLING.

 


 

SCHOLARSHIPS

A limited number of Scholarships are available to families who are unable to pay full tuition cost.
Please complete a scholarship form BEFORE ENROLLING. Once a Scholarship Form is completed, you will be given instructions on how to enroll with scholarship assistance.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 


 

PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION POLICY

A non-refundable registration fee of $30 and non-refundable deposit is paid for each enrollment at the time of registration. The amount of the deposit varies depending on the number of days per week and number of months of enrollment (see pricing above). The remaining balance is due on June 1st and will automatically be charged to the card used at registration.**

Cancelling by emailing transform@throughthetrees.org 14 days or more before your chosen session starts will result in a full refund of any payments, minus the $30 registration fee and deposit. For cancellations 13 days or less before your chosen session starts, no refunds will provided.

 


 

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"If we want children to flourish, to become truly empowered, then let us allow them to love the Earth before we ask them to save it."
-David Sobel
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*We recognize that children don’t all develop at the same rate. For children who are on the line between age groups, our staff will work with parents to make an assessment as to which group seems most appropriate based on personality, ability and group dynamics. Children must be at least 5 years old by the start of the program to join a Maple full day program. 

**If you would like us to set up a monthly payment plan, please email us after you submit your enrollment form and we can assist.