Photo taken by James Nardacci, Jr.

Wilderness First Aid Class (WFA)

November 3-4, 2018

Those interested in attending should contact Frank Evans at

If you are interested in attending the course, it is important that you contact Frank Evans as soon as possible in order to reserve your space in the program— space is limited. The cost covers class fees, materials, refreshments. As soon as payment for the program is received, a list of required personal gear will be forwarded to you along with an admission slip.
This class is a mandatory 16 hours over Saturday and Sunday. Both days must be attended if certification is to be issued.
Class times: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM both Saturday and Sunday.

□ Member $165.00
□ NON – Member $180.00
□ Friday & Sat Lodging available at $15.00 per night (members) and $20.00 per night non-members
□ CPR/Adult/Child/AED is available Saturday evening at and additional cost of $50.00

Growing Up WILD Professional Development Workshop 

Exploring Nature with Young Children is an early childhood education activity guide that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Through a wide range of activities and experiences, it provides a foundation for developing positive impressions about nature while also building lifelong social and cognitive skills.

Workshop participants will receive a copy of the guide and a certification of completion.
Growing Up WILD’s activity guide:
  • Is written for early childhood educators of children ages 3–7. 
  • Features 27 field-tested, hands-on, nature-based activities in a full-color 11”x 17’’ activity guide.
  •  Includes art projects, music, conservation activities, reading and math connections and much more.  
  • Involves social, emotional, physical, language, and cognitive domains to help foster learning and development in all areas.
  • Supports developmentally appropriate practice allowing children to learn at levels that are individually, socially, and culturally appropriate.
  • Is correlated to the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Standards the Head Start Domains.

Date: Saturday November 3, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Workshop Fee: $25/person

Location: Noble View Outdoor Center
To register: Please contact Pam Landry, MassWildlife,

Registration deadline October 21, 2018.

Interested in low cost overnight accommodations at Noble View?

Contact Laura Stinnette at

*Please bring a bag lunch


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