2019 TreeSong Tracking/Naturalist Program
TreeSong offers a robust collection of tracking courses which cover a wide array of skills, substrates, and ecosystems. The facilitators are phenomenal naturalists, trackers and teachers who are Cybertracker certified, as well as dedicated and passionate about sharing their love of tracking. The program is brimming with high-quality instruction, adventure and meaningful nature connection. Whether you’re just beginning your tracking journey or you’ve been tracking for years, the TreeSong tracking and naturalist program is sure to advance your knowledge and enrich your connection with the natural world.
Birds and Botany
Join long-time Audubon teacher Laura Whittemore and Biologist Sage Jensen for a unique and illuminating experience of the plants and birds that inhabit the Pacific Northwest forest.
Sunday, April 7, 2019
EARTH MAGIC: MINDFUL EXPLORATION AS POETICS PRACTICE
Poetry provides a way to explore our universe and document this process of discovery.
SATURDAY, APRIL 27
Friction Fire Weekend
Friction fire is an important survival skill. This class will help you feel more comfortable with friction fire components that may become a life-long journey.
Saturday, May 11 - May 12
Tuition: $240 - $270
Voices of the Birds: A Birdsong Immersion Retreat [Sold Out]
Longtime Audubon ear birding teacher Laura Whittemore will guide you through basic birdsong ID, deep listening, naturalist practices, the benefits of a daily sit spot, and more.
Saturday, May 18 - May 19
Tuition $170 - $200
Awaken Your Senses, Forest Therapy Day Retreat
Would you like to feel more alive? What would it be like to really feel connected to the world around you? The practice of Shinrin Yoku or Forest Bathing is about being in nature and connecting to the sentient being-ness of the forest.
Saturday, June 29
Meet Your Spirit Guide: Weekend Sculpting Retreat
There is another spirit always present. A shadow, an angel, an intuitive voice that guides your decisions. It’s personal. It’s precious. It’s your other self. And, to create it in sculptural form is to embrace its power in your life.
Friday, July 12 – Sunday, July 14
Tuition: $335 - $385
Forest Goddess Ceramics Class
Students will use clay as well as other materials such as wood, sticks, roots, and other found objects to create.a nature-inspired goddess sculpture.
Saturday, August 3 and Saturday, August 10
Touch the Earth: A Weekend Women’s Forest, River, Yoga Retreat
This retreat into the serene riverside forest is an opportunity to give yourself sacred time to reconnect with, rejuvenate and renew your intimate relationship with the Earth and with your Spirit through outside Yoga and Meditation, River and Forest Bathing, Silence, Art, Walking, Singing and Rest.
Friday, August 16 to Sunday, August 18
Tuition: $290 - $330
Watercolor retreaT – WILD ART: Meditations, Methods, & Magic
This drawing-and-painting-focused retreat will weave meditation techniques and forest meanderings into the art process.
Friday, September 13 – Sunday, September 15
Tuition: $335 - $385
Learn how to develop the tools to help form a relationship with your dreams that can lead to personal growth, self-exploration, and healing.
Saturday, October 26
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