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2017 Friends of the Fells youth forest programs

  Youth forest programs — enjoy the Fells throughout the year!

Welcome forest families — old and new!  Even if you are familiar with our past programs, please be sure to click links for full descriptions of Forest Kindergarten and Youth Program offerings.  Additional specifics for parents and guardians available at our parents-instructor-info site.

Spring Daytime (March-June) — 5-week sessions for kids ages 4-5: pick 9-11:30 AM or 12:30-3 PM

Spring Daytime

Spring After School (March-June) — 5-week programs for older schoolchildren: 3:30-5:30 PM

  • EXPLORERS ages 5-7 | ADVENTURERS ages 8-10  — now with enriched learning opportunities!
Spring After School

April School Vacation Week – week-long session for 2 age groups: mornings 9-11:30 AM for ages 4-6 and 12:30-3 PM for ages 7-9

April School Vacation Week

Summer Programs (July-August) – week-long Monday-Friday sessions for 3 different age groups: pick 9-11:30 AM or 12:30-3 PM

Summer Programs

Stay tuned for our fall programs!  Please download, print, and complete our required combined waiver for web – 2017 form and have it on hand your child’s first day.  Thank you!

We are delighted to announce that the Friends of the Middlesex Fells Reservation has received a Cummings Foundation $100k for 100 grant to support our youth forest programs!

Many thanks to the Cummings Foundation for their year-round support of local non-profits’ dedication to their communities. Learn more at