South Burlington & Hinesburg, Vermont

Offering creative outdoor play experiences to children in the Green Mountain State, our program melds the health and learning benefits that occur when children are empowered and challenged in a natural environment.

Overview


Wonder Roots LLC is proud to bring you licensed TimberNook programming to the Greater Burlington area. Our programs are located on the 6 acres magical woods behind Ascension Church in South Burlington. We have also added a NEW location on Texas Hill Road in Hinesburg.

TimberNook of Greater Burlington offers various drop-off and caregiver-child programs with their own distinctive curriculum, outdoor challenges and creative activities. See below for registration.

NOTE: Programs may differ slightly from the program description listed below. Please click on the tab to explore more information for the correct program description.

2020 Summer Camp Registration is OPEN


COVID-19 In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have updated our policies and procedures in accordance to Vermont Health Department and American Camp Association Guidelines.


We are planning for the fall!

In this ever changing world, the importance of nature and play are ever more important. Join us to stay up to date on ways we can work together to make outdoor environments more accessible to children.

We will be working with families and schools this fall to educate and bring more outdoor programming to our community.

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Timbernook Certified Provider
Your Certified Provider:
Colleen Christman

Email: colleen.christman@timbernook.com

Phone: 716-912-3876


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Available Programs

Extreme Art – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Extreme Art – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jul 27 - Jul 31

Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Price: $298.00 per child

Overview:

Children will work together to create a grand-scale art fair from scratch! They will be designing their own art pieces, creating art exhibits, and then selling their merchandise at the end of the week to paying customers. If you think your child will enjoy art experiences orchestrated through play, than this is the program for them! Programs may vary based on location.
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Carnival Creations – Wonder Roots TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Carnival Creations – Wonder Roots TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 5 - 10

Dates: Aug 3 - Aug 7

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Price: $325.00 per child

Overview:

These program series offer learning through meaningful play experiences. Children will do everything from create giant ball runs in the woods to designing adventure courses through the mud. Each program offers unique and memorable play opportunities that challenge creativity, social emotional development, problem solving, social skills, and the senses at the same time! Programs may vary based on location.
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Barefoot and Buckets – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Barefoot and Buckets – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 4 - 7

Dates: Aug 10 - Aug 14

Times: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Price: $170.00 per child

Overview:

This program emanates childhood days past. A traditional TimberNook program where young children have unique play experiences that challenge their mind and body in beautiful natural settings, followed by hours of play. They’ll be doing everything from building dams to alter the flow of water to creating clever castles in the woods. And so much more! Programs may vary based on location.
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Going Wild – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Going Wild – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Aug 17 - Aug 21

Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Price: $298.00 per child

Overview:

An all-time classic TimberNook camp for older children that enjoy taking play to a whole new level. This week is inspired by the classic, “Lord of the Rings” series. This Middle Earth themed week will having children doing everything from building a fortress & hobbit homes to traversing over mud, land, and water on different warrior missions. It will be a week full of adventure, games, and surprises! Programs may vary based on location.
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Tiny Ones – Wednesday (Single Session) TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Tiny Ones – Wednesday (Single Session) TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 1.5 - 5

Dates: Sep 11 - May 27

Times: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Price: $17.00 $0.00 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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