The Home School Naturalist Program uses nature observation, awareness and earth-based skills to introduce a world of adventure, self-reliance and the passion to learn to help prepare our future leaders. We immerse our students weekly into the wonderful and amazing world of our earth’s delicate environment, ecosystems, and life skills.
- This is a drop off program with age appropriate activties!
- When: Programs run from Sept -June between 10am-3pm once a week
- Ages: 7 -12 (Must be of age at start of the program)
- Locations: Several locations listed below
Virginia Home School Programs: Great Falls I – Monday
Maryland Home School Programs: Takoma Park/Silver Spring – Tuesday
Maryland Home School Programs: Greenbelt – Wednesday
Virginia Home School Programs: Springfield – Wednesday
Maryland Home School Programs: Annapolis/Bowie – Thursday
Virginia Home School Programs: Great Falls II – Friday
Our adult workshops engage your mind and body at your level of understanding and experience. You will learn something new when you attend our workshops. Who says and old dog can’t learn new tricks?
Our teen programs are designed to provide powerful and dynamic experiences that will help your kids become self motivated, inspired, creative, and independent. Through hands-on skills, nature immersion, and leadership training our teen programs help our participants transition from being kids to becoming responsible young adults. These programs are for all genders between the ages of 13-17.
The Mid-Atlantic Primitive Skills Gathering (MAPS Meet) is the perfect place to disconnect from the stress of modern life and reconnect to the natural world. If you are a seasoned outdoors person or a novice, we have a host of expert instructors who will teach you on your level of understanding. There are over 100 workshops available in many topics including; primitive skills and technology, food storage, herbalism, bushcraft, hunting, wilderness survival, earth based skills, nature awareness, and more.
This Home School Naturalist Program meets on Wednesday’s in Greenbelt MD.
This program meets on Tuesday’s in Silver Spring MD.
This program meets on Thursday’s in Bowie MD.
This program meets on Wednesday’s in Springfield VA
This program meets on Friday’s in Great Falls VA.
This program meets on Monday’s in Great Falls VA.