Pecatonica and South Beloit, Illinois

Welcome to TimberNook Tri-County! We are excited to bring TimberNook to Winnebago and Boone Counties, Illinois, and Rock County, Wisconsin, beginning with Winnebago County in the summer of 2019. TimberNook is innovative outdoor play experiences designed to challenge the senses and inspire creativity, imagination, and independent play.

Overview

TimberNook Tri-County in Northern Illinois- We are excited to bring you TimberNook at the Pecatonica River Forest Preserve, located at 7260 Judd Rd. Pecatonica, IL. It is a hidden gem in Winnebago County. The preserve is 466 acres of woodlands including black sugar maple grove, spring wildflowers, a winding ravine, wadable creek, and a limestone barn that is over 130 years old. We have added a second location at the property of Amazing Grace Lutheran Church in South Beloit, IL. It has a magical woods and a beautiful creek. Come and explore the new space for TimberNook Tri-County.

Timbernook Certified Provider
Your Certified Provider:
Laura Peterson & Carmen LaMonica

Email: carmen.lamonica@timbernook.com

Phone: 815-222-5840


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Available Programs

Ages: 4 - 9

Dates: Oct 11

Times: 7:30 am - 11:30 am

Capacity: 24

Price: $40.00 per child

Overview:

One of our most popular programs, where young children “live and breath” stories out in the wild. Inspired by Dr. Seuss classics, children will be doing everything from creating a life-sized circus to enjoying a “green eggs and ham” experience in nature. With the turn of every day, comes a new story for the children to experience and lots of FUN! Programs may vary based on location.
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Storybook – TimberNook Tri-County

Storybook – TimberNook Tri-County

Ages: 4 - 9

Dates: Oct 14

Times: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Capacity: 24

Price: $40.00 per child

Overview:

One of our most popular programs, where young children “live and breath” stories out in the wild. Inspired by Dr. Seuss classics, children will be doing everything from creating a life-sized circus to enjoying a “green eggs and ham” experience in nature. With the turn of every day, comes a new story for the children to experience and lots of FUN! Programs may vary based on location.
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Tiny Ones – TimberNook Tri-County

Tiny Ones – TimberNook Tri-County

Ages: 1.5 - 3

Dates: Oct 26 - Nov 16

Times: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Capacity: 12

Price: $40.00 per child

Overview:

This program was designed for the smallest of our TimberNook adventurers. You and your child will venture into the woods for creative play opportunities that engage the mind and challenge the senses, such as hosting a tea party in the garden to doing “construction work” in mud puddles to experimenting with color in giant foam experiences. You’ll also walk away each week with an idea on how to inspire creative play at home. Programs may vary based on location.
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Village Folks – TimberNook Tri-County

Village Folks – TimberNook Tri-County

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jun 24 - Jun 28

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Capacity: 24

Price: $250.00 per child

Overview:

The children will be creating an entire village from scratch using their own two hands. They’ll design and build a village out of unique materials, while learning basic carpentry skills to further enhance their play experience. This program is sure to inspire hours of construction and most importantly playing! Programs may vary based on location.
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Enchanted – TimberNook Tri-County

Enchanted – TimberNook Tri-County

Ages: 5 - 9

Dates: Jun 17 - Jun 21

Times: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Capacity: 24

Price: $210.00 per child

Overview:

Children will dive deep into their imaginations, as they enter the world of Heroes & Villains. Children will choose to become either a super hero or super villain for the week. They will create their own lairs, test their skills over and through the mud, and enjoy battles, feasts and more! This week is sure to inspire and create lasting memories for years to come. Programs may vary based on location.
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Friends in the Wild – TimberNook Tri-County

Friends in the Wild – TimberNook Tri-County

Ages: 4 - 7

Dates: Jun 10 - Jun 14

Times: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Capacity: 24

Price: $180.00 per child

Overview:

This program is all about diving deep into one’s imagination with a little help from one’s friends. Children will pick a stuffed animal from home to bring into the woods this week. They will enjoy handcrafting items for their special stuffies and taking them on sensational journeys such as rafting down a waterway, mud play, and “bath time.” This week will inspire hours of pretend play out in the wild. Programs may vary based on location.
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Sensory Adventures – TimberNook Tri-County

Sensory Adventures – TimberNook Tri-County

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jul 8 - Jul 12

Times: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Capacity: 24

Price: $210.00 per child

Overview:

This week is sensory extraordinaire. Children will design unique musical instruments using junk & host their own concert. They will also have fantastic sensational adventures such as creating their own “dunk challenge” and hosting a waffle café. This program is sure to challenge the mind, while fully engaging the senses at the same time. Programs may vary based on location.
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