Mud City Forest SchoolNow Registering for Fall 2022
A once-a-week full-day program entirely outdoors at the beautiful Lamoille County Nature Center located in Morrisville, VT.
Welcome To Mud City
The Lamoille Nature Conservation District is excited to announce a new offering this fall. Lamoille Nature Center has been running popular summer camps for almost 20 years and we are so pleased to expand this year. Due to repeated requests, we are piloting Mud City Forest School in Morrisville.
Mud City Forest School will be a once-a-week full-day program entirely outdoors at the beautiful Lamoille County Nature Center located in Morrisville, and we acknowledge that this land is the traditional land of the Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk Abenaki Nation.
Emily Porter-Goff (she/her), PhD, expert in freshwater ecology, has been educating youth on wildlife ecology and conservation for 15 years.
Willow Longo (she/her), MA, VT Highly Qualified teacher (grades 7-12), naturalist, artist, and writer who has been working with youth for more than a decade.
The day would consist of outdoor skills such as fire-building, forest safety and weather prediction. We would also work on identifying plants, building outdoor structures, and herbal medicine.
Students will also play forest games, complete projects including art, engineering, math and writing, explore science (ecology, water quality testing and assessments, taxonomy), and free exploration in nature.
The days would run from 9am-3pm Tuesdays, rain or shine
Cost: $700 nine week session
September 20th–November 15th
–We believe that Black lives matter and are a secular, LGBTQIA+ welcoming space–