FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Cancellations made prior to two weeks from start date will be given a 50% refund. Cancellations made after two weeks prior to start date will not receive a refund. We offer deposits and payment plans on a case by case basis. We reserve weather related cancellation for extreme/unsafe weather, therefore we do not offer weather related refunds or make up days.
WHAT TO BRING
Please have your child wear seasonal, weather appropriate clothing. They should have food and water that they would typically consume during the timeframe that they are in program. All of their belongings should fit into a back pack that they are able to carry independently.
This is a great resource if you are looking for outdoor gear and how to layer appropriately according to each season in New England:
WHAT TO EXPECT
Our enrichment programs are created with intention and care. We work hard to build community and the social emotional well being of our participants. Collaboration, curiosity and compassion are encouraged in every aspect of our programs as we explore, create and engage in nature. We teach age appropriate fire building and knife skills in all of our programs. We have a Bell Tent (indoor-outdoor classroom) that we use on especially cold and wet days for story telling, reading, craft and art.
Many of our programs include kayaking and/or paddle boarding. We train our staff in ACA water rescues and risk management. All participants, regardless of swimming ability, wear a PFD at all times on the water.