South Burlington, 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

Summer Program Registration now open! See details below!
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Programming for TimberNook of Greater Burlington is located in the 6 acres magical woods behind Ascension Church in South Burlington.

TimberNook of Greater Burlington offers various drop-off and caregiver-child programs with their own distinctive curriculum, outdoor challenges and creative activities:

Wild Ones, for ages 7-12, will engage and develop creative thinking, social intelligence, and complex problem solving through learning experiences in the wild. There will be plenty of time for children to explore and learn about the natural world around them, design, create, play, and cook over open fire.
--> Drop-off program. Meets the 2nd Monday of each month. 9-2pm

Little Wild Ones, for children ages 4-9 years, provides opportunities for children-- such as hosting parties in the woods for animals, reenacting favorite story-books, or creating life-sized contraptions and then testing them out.
--> Drop-off program. Meets the 1st Tuesday of each month. 10-2pm

Tiny Ones is a caregiver-child program designed for ages 18 months to 4 years. Children and their adults will venture into the woods for creative play opportunities that engage the mind and challenge the senses.
--> Parent/child program. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. 9:30-11:30am

SUMMER PROGRAMS


Get ready for 2019 Summer Programs! TimberNook of Greater Burlington will be offering drop-off summer programs for ages 3-12. Registration is now open!

SALE! All summer programs are currently on Sale. Click on the underlined link for more details!

Barefoot and Buckets: June 3, 5, 7: (3 days)
Ages 3-6yrs. 9-1pm

StoryBook: June 11, 13: (2 days)
Ages 3-6yrs. 9-1pm

Woodland Tinkering *: June 17-21
Ages 7-12yrs. 9-3pm

Extreme Art *: July 8-12
Ages 6-12yrs. 9-3pm

Sensory Adventures *: July 28- Aug 2
Ages 6-12yrs. 9-3pm

Going Wild *: August 12-16
Ages 6-12yrs. 9-3pm

Village Folks-- Carnival Time *: August 19-23
Ages 6-12yrs. 9-3pm

* Limited aftercare avail until 4:30p. $10/day
Sibling discounts available upon request.

2019-20 School Year
TimberNook of Greater Burlington will be offering weekly Wild Ones and Little Wild Ones programs for the 2019-20 school year. More details to come!

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.

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Timbernook Certified Provider
Your Certified Provider:
Colleen Christman

Email: colleen.christman@timbernook.com

Phone: 802-489-0410


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Available Programs

Going Wild – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Going Wild – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Aug 12 - Aug 16

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Capacity: 18

Price: $240.00 $195.00 per child

Overview:

An all-time classic TimberNook camp for older children who enjoy taking play to a whole new level. During this program, the children will create an elaborate fort system equipped with trap doors, barricades, tunnel systems and more. It will be a week full of adventure, games and surprises! This program will stretch the minds of our young ones and leave them asking for more. Programs may vary based on location.
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Extreme Art – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Extreme Art – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jul 8 - Jul 12

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Capacity: 18

Price: $240.00 $195.00 per child

Overview:

This week is all about art...gone wild! Children will be dabbling in decorative fort making, rocket painting, and even cooking with colors. Each day brings new creative art and play experiences. If you think your child will enjoy whole-body sensory art, then this is the perfect program for them! Programs may vary based on location.
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Sensory Adventures – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Sensory Adventures – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jul 29 - Aug 2

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Capacity: 18

Price: $240.00 $195.00 per child

Overview:

This program is sensory extraordinaire. Children will design creative forts using unusual materials, have fantastic mud and slime wars, and go on an amazing race with small groups that challenge both their minds and their senses. There will also be plenty of time for free play, cooking over an open fire, and other exciting games in the wild. This program is sure to challenge the mind while fully engaging the senses. Programs may vary based on location.
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Sensory Adventures: Single Days – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Sensory Adventures: Single Days – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jul 29 - Aug 2

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Capacity: 18

Price: $55.00 $48.00 per child

Overview:

This program is sensory extraordinaire. Children will design creative forts using unusual materials, have fantastic mud and slime wars, and go on an amazing race with small groups that challenge both their minds and their senses. There will also be plenty of time for free play, cooking over an open fire, and other exciting games in the wild. This program is sure to challenge the mind while fully engaging the senses. Programs may vary based on location.
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Extreme Art: Single Days – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Extreme Art: Single Days – TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Jul 8 - Jul 12

Times: N/A

Capacity: 18

Price: $55.00 $48.00 per child

Overview:

This week is all about art...gone wild! Children will be dabbling in decorative fort making, rocket painting, and even cooking with colors. Each day brings new creative art and play experiences. If you think your child will enjoy whole-body sensory art, then this is the perfect program for them! Programs may vary based on location.
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Village Folks- TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Village Folks- TimberNook of Greater Burlington

Ages: 7 - 12

Dates: Aug 19 - Aug 23

Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Capacity: 18

Price: $240.00 $195.00 per child

Overview:

During this program, children will create an entire carnival using their own two hands. They’ll design and build everything from the venue to the carnival games and more! There will also be plenty of time for free play, cooking over an open fire, and group games. This program is sure to inspire hours of building, creating and, most importantly, playing! Programs may vary based on location.
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