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WildRoots NaturePlay Session 3

WildRoots NaturePlay Session 3

May 12 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

WildRoots NaturePlay is an outdoor-based play program geared toward toddlers and pre-k kiddos (age 2.5 to 5). 

In each session, facilitators will lead your child through an immersive lesson about the natural world and support their unstructured play time with peers. Learners will splash in the mud kitchen, catch frogs, and practice make believe at its best. 

Each spring session follows a unique theme: the spring equinoxecosystemsand life cycles of plants, frogs, and turtles

Wildwood’s unique natural setting provides endless opportunities for problem-solving, creativity, and STEAM education.

$149 for 3 sessions

Wildwood Outdoor Education Center

7095 W 399th St
LaCygne, KS 66040
+ Google Map
913-738-9067

Wildwood Outdoor Education Center

913-738-9067

WildRoots NaturePlay Session 2

WildRoots NaturePlay Session 2

April 14 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

WildRoots NaturePlay is an outdoor-based play program geared toward toddlers and pre-k kiddos (age 2.5 to 5). 

In each session, facilitators will lead your child through an immersive lesson about the natural world and support their unstructured play time with peers. Learners will splash in the mud kitchen, catch frogs, and practice make believe at its best. 

Each spring session follows a unique theme: the spring equinoxecosystemsand life cycles of plants, frogs, and turtles

Wildwood’s unique natural setting provides endless opportunities for problem-solving, creativity, and STEAM education.

$149 for 3 sessions

Wildwood Outdoor Education Center

7095 W 399th St
LaCygne, KS 66040
+ Google Map
913-738-9067

Wildwood Outdoor Education Center

913-738-9067

WildRoots NaturePlay Session 1

WildRoots NaturePlay Session 1

March 10 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

WildRoots NaturePlay is an outdoor-based play program geared toward toddlers and pre-k kiddos (age 2.5 to 5). 

In each session, facilitators will lead your child through an immersive lesson about the natural world and support their unstructured play time with peers. Learners will splash in the mud kitchen, catch frogs, and practice make believe at its best. 

Each spring session follows a unique theme: the spring equinoxecosystemsand life cycles of plants, frogs, and turtles

Wildwood’s unique natural setting provides endless opportunities for problem-solving, creativity, and STEAM education.

$149 for 3 sessions

Wildwood Outdoor Education Center

7095 W 399th St
LaCygne, KS 66040
+ Google Map
913-738-9067

Wildwood Outdoor Education Center

913-738-9067

Camp Wildwood–A Ten Year Program

Camp Wildwood–A Ten Year Program

A camp session at Wildwood lasts just 5 days, but we often talk about Camp Wildwood being a 10-year program.

Why? We focus on having campers come back each year because the research shows increased benefits for campers each year they return, culminating in long-term benefits that will impact campers into adulthood.

What are these benefits? We’re glad you asked!

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Trauma-Informed Care Matters at Camp–Here’s Why

campers goofing around with counselor

On a hot July day at camp this summer, I got to witness trauma-informed care in action. An eight-year-old camper sat on a bench outside the dining hall. He stared at his knees, head in his hands.

Seeing the sad camper, Robyn, Wildwood’s Executive Director, sat next to him.

“Hey, Mason. You look upset. Are you doing okay?”

Another camper ran up to the bench.

“No,” explained the camper, “Mason’s upset because there weren’t any apples left in the snack bowl today.”

“I didn’t get one yesterday either,” Mason chimed in.

“I can fix that!”

Mason didn’t think it would happen–there were only oranges in the snack bowl in the dining hall. But the walk-in refrigerator had plenty of apples.

When Robyn brought back an apple for Mason, his face lit up. He smiled wide and hugged her.

“Thank you!” Mason exclaimed.

“You’re welcome, buddy.”

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