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Fri, Feb 24

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Wickham Park

FOREST FRIDAYS

Children ages 4-8 will discover the wonders of nature through exploration, investigation and play.

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FOREST FRIDAYS
FOREST FRIDAYS

Time & Location

Feb 24, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Wickham Park, 2500 Parkway Drive, Melbourne, Fl

About the Event

FOREST FRIDAY SCHEDULE (2nd/4th Fridays)

1 - February 24th 9a-1p

2 - March 10th 9a-1p

3 - March 24th 9a-1p

4 - April 7th 9a-1p

5 - April 28th 9a-1p

6 - May 12th 9a-1p

7 - May 26th 9a-1p

TUITION

(Two Fridays each month)

9:00AM - 1:00PM: $300 + $15 Registration Fee

Educator-guide: Ms. Johanna

Sample Rhythm

East

Excitement and Inspiration

9:00-9:45 am

Children sign in, open-ended nature play opportunity in forest classroom, provocations

Southeast

Orientation and Motivation

Activate Learning

9:45-10:15 am

Cue to gather in Circle, Good Morning Dear Earth song, gratitudes, seasonal happenings discussion

Introduce theme with story, song, biofact, movement or game

Snack

South

Focus and Perspiration

10:15-11:45 am

Gear up and hike, explore natural spaces. Games, focused activities, shelter building, fairy house building, scavenger hunts, etc.

Southwest

Relaxation and Internalization

11:45-12:00 pm

mindfulness moment, engaging the senses, sit spots, nature journals, meditate, yoga

West

Harvest and Celebration

Gather

12:00pm-12:40 pm

Lunch and Free Exploration

Northwest

Release and Reflection

12:40-12:50 pm

Closing Circle, sharing stories, rose, buds and thorns

North

Integration

12:50-12:55 pm

Closing Question

Northeast

Closing

12:55-1:00 pm

Goodbye song, free play in nature classroom until parents pick up

Children must bring their own lunch, snacks and refillable water bottle

Sibling discounts are not available for Forest Fridays.

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE

Tickets

  • Registration Fee (REQUIRED)

    Registration fee required for all Forest Friday reservations.

    $15.00

Total

$0.00

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