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Curious on Hudson: Outdoor Skills Class (10yrs and Older), Saturdays 2Hrs

Curious on Hudson: Outdoor Skills Class (10yrs and Older), Saturdays 2Hrs

Date(s) - Oct/21 - Dec/02
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

New Era Creative Space (NECS)

Outdoor Skills Class
Saturdays 10:00 – 12:00PM, 6 Weeks (10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2)
Cost $300 (3% admin fees will be added to online registration – To avoid fees, mail Check to NECS)
Limited scholarship available for Peekskill residents. please call 914-325-1053 for more information.

This class is designed to develop an appreciation for earth as a whole as well as specific skills required to enjoy and benefit from the outdoors required to enjoy and benefit from the outdoors. 

* Camping and Cooking

* Survival skills

* Tree identification

* Wildlife tracking

* Knife safety and use

* Outdoor crafts such as primitive tool making (axe, spear, fishing pole)

* Tree and plant identification and observation

* Shelter construction

* How to detect natural signs for time, direction and weather

The majority of this class will be spent outdoors. Some class time may be indoors for discussion, films, etc and during inclement weather. Please prepare to be outdoors for each class.

Please DOWNLOAD FORM, complete and mail with payment to New Era Creative Space (NECS), 1016 Brown Street, Peekskill NY 10566, or pay using the online form below. Online payments will be charged a 3% processing fee. To avoid fees, mail us a check.

Taught by Curious on Hudson Instructor

Curious-on-Hudson Instructors will

Present original projects that are engaging, fun and provide a positive environment for learning

Provoke ideas and overcome hesitation

Meet the needs of reluctant participants

Guide positive outcomes

Who We Are

Curious-On-Hudson offers engaging inquiry-based classes led by professionals in science, technology, engineering and the applied arts.  Our offerings include STEM and STEAM-based enrichment as classes and summer camps.  From out loft space on the banks of the Hudson River in Dobbs Ferry, NY, we are able to utilize our unique situation to develop engaging programming that explores the natural and built environment in a creative, hands-on exploratory way.  We offer programs at our location and at off-site locations based upon the needs of the communities we serve.  The key distinguishing factors of our organization is the belief that all children, regardless of background and means, possess a natural enthusiasm to explore and that by pairing highly passionate instructors with interesting and engaging curriculum, we can uncover the authentic interests of each participant in our programs. To learn more visit COH Website.


Bookings are closed for this event.