Tag: Community

Week 1: Relearning the Land

Welcome back, Hawk Circle families! We had a joyous first day at Chautauqua last Monday. We welcomed our wonderful new intern, Melissa. In order to welcome her into the circle, we began our day with an epic snowball fight! The snow was just perfect…

A Song of Fire!

This past week was our last session of Village Day for the entire Fall and Bobcat Clan really stepped up and showed us what they are made of! Our amazing Elder Jane (who drives from SE Denver each week just because she loves your kids…

Week 9: Ancestral Ties and Potluck Celebration

Dear Hawk Circle Families, Pinar, Rivi and I want to extend our deepest gratitude to you all for joining us for the beautiful potluck celebration this past Monday! What a wonderful gathering it was! We are impressed by your ability to stick out the…

Final weeks at Robin Circle

Our last two weeks at Robin Circle were joyous, full of play and celebration! During week 9, we spent the day at play. We played a long game of Raccoon Steals Donut, one of our groups’ favorites. After practicing our sneaking and teamwork skills,…

Week 8: Working in community

Today was a day filled with community. What a wonderful thing it is to come together as a group – working and playing for the benefit of all! The day started out with something new – Brady, one of the mentors for Magpie circle…

WEEK 1: Welcome Wander

Howdy Chickadee Clan Families! My name is Patrick and I have the privilege of getting to take the boys of Chickadee Circle out into the semi-urban wilds every week! I just moved to town this month after moving out with my lovely wife from the…

Week 13: Rainy Day Potluck and “See ya later!”‘s for Summer!

It is always bittersweet when we reach our final day of a season of Robin Circle. To celebrate another absolutely wonderful program, we did a special ceremony of love and appreciation for each girl in the program. Ann and I created little appreciation cards…

Week 12: Handmade Creations

This week was our first sunny day in a while. Even though the week’s moisture left the grass soggy and muddy, many of the girls still took off their shoes to play! We revived a project from last fall when we learned from Lorene how…

Week 11: Camouflaged

This week’s Robin Circle was a bit on the chilly side, as the forest was soaked with the weekend’s rain. We decided to stay warm by wandering in the forest and playing a perpetual game of Camouflage, or Eagle-Eye. The girls began with Thanksgiving…

Sneaky Owls

The sun graced us with his delicious rays Tuesday as we embarked on our weekly Owl Circle adventure.  We started with some games to blow off steam before settling in to give thanks and eat a snack.  Zeke shared with us that he had…