Blog posts about our youth programs

Critters, Climbing, and Community

By |2019-04-09T16:54:54-04:00April 9th, 2019|Field School, Youth|

Seconds remained in the game. There was mud everywhere, but only smiles could be seen on the faces of the children and mentors as we played ultimate frisbee. Five. Four. I could see David getting ready to throw the disc toward the end zone. Three. Behind me, Ivy jumped. Two. I leaped into the air, but the frisbee was just out [...]

Feathers and Flesh: An Investigation

By |2019-03-29T18:25:00-04:00March 29th, 2019|Youth|

March 22, 2019: Today was really something. There was rain. There was snow. It was wet and chilly, but Crow's Path was unphased! The children at Crow's Path, by being exposed to all different types of weather patterns today, are able to grasp what it takes to be ready for the outdoors and its unpredictability. [...]

Tides of Spring

By |2019-01-17T08:46:05-04:00May 6th, 2018|Adult, The ID Club, Vacation Camp, Youth|

Tides of Spring The arrival of spring is being felt deep within the collective taproot of Crow's Path. Slowly but surely, layers were shed, and suddenly it seemed there was more space around the circle during our morning gratitude and song! The quietude of winter was slowly broken, beginning with the trills of [...]

Following the Fox Trail

By |2018-02-25T11:51:42-04:00February 21st, 2018|Adult, Corvid Community Naturalists, Field School, Waystones|

Following the Fox Trail Waystones Tracking a Fisher Our first week back to Field School after our winter break was snow-filled and prompting for tracking. Many of the animals that roam the Rock Point landscape are nocturnal or crepuscular (active during dawn and dusk) and since we haven’t figured out the [...]

End of summer, beginning of fall

By |2017-08-26T09:22:38-04:00August 26th, 2017|Summer Camps|

  One of my favorite times of year is during the middle of winter when we decide what summer camps we're going to run. We try and create different themes that cater to our staffs' various interests and offer unique opportunities for kids to get outside and play while learning awesome skills. We added [...]