This is a full-day multi-component immersive program for girls focused on developing practical skills, confidence, resilience, love of nature and plants, and deep connections. We will also have fun, sit in a fireside circle, share meals, s'mores, stories and reflections.
The program will be led by a group of mentors, teachers and apprentices affiliated with Antinanco Earth Arts School.
SCHEDULE: 10am - meet and greet, intro circle. We will spend the afternoon working with plants, foraging, identifying what plants grow in our backyards and learning their medicinal properties.
12pm - auto repair class. We will explore how to run basic car diagnostics, and how to change tires, wipers and oil.
1:30pm - lunch, playtime.
3pm - self-defense class. We will learn elements of martial arts, conflict resolution and strategic negotiation.
6pm - fire circle, food prep, s'mores, stories.
FOOD AND WATER:
Food, water and snacks will be provided. Our meals are local, sustainable, organic, non-gmo. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.