Vermont Wilderness School builds long-term mentoring relationships rooted in community, nature connection, and earth living skills. We are a non-profit 501(c)3, based in Brattleboro, VT and founded in 2000. Explore our work and contact us to learn more.
Summer Camp Registration is Open!
Otter Day Camp, VWS’s long-running nature camp for ages 7-12 at Fort Dummer State Park in Brattleboro, will be offered June 22-26, June 29-July 3, and July 6-10 in 2015. Learn more and register here.
Shambhala Warrior and Nature Camp, a week of martial arts and nature awareness for ages 9-15 (8 by permission), will return June 22-26 in 2015. Learn more and register here.
Earthfriend Discovery Day Camp at the Manitou Project land in Williamsville, VT (20 minutes from Brattleboro downtown), will return this year August 3-7 and 10-14. For ages 7-12. Visit the Manitou Project to learn more and register.
Oyase Community School Open House
Thursday, April 30th, 9am-3:15pm. Dummerston, VT.
An Open House for VWS’s core weekly program for children and teens ages 7-15. Suggested donation $10. For more information on Oyase Community School and to register, click here. To register for the open house, contact Amy Hyatt at Hyatt@vermontwildernessschool.org.
Essentials of Resilient Community – May 2015 (final session of this cycle)
You’ve heard it takes a village to raise a child. What does it take to raise a village? Join Amy Hyatt to learn practices and teachings of the Art of Mentoring that will support you to grow as a mentor, leader and designer of regenerative, resilient community – whether on a family, neighborhood, or regional scale. Can be attended as a 7-month series or as individual topical weekends. Learn more about this powerful new program here.
Full Moon Girls Benefit Event
Sun, April 26th 1-5pm at Great Falls Harvest in Turners Falls, MA
Sponsor a girl living her empowered true nature at FMG. Learn willow basketmaking craft or bid on fabulous regional offerings while in good company…you may even opt to stay and dine!
- Open to Women of all ages
- Tickets at the door for the workshop are $25-100.
3-5 pm - Silent Auction