“Our kids LOVED their BOAT CAMP experience – I think this is the best program in the greater Newburyport area. So unique and offers an incredible experience. Extremely well-staffed with enthusiastic and capable counselors. Hope to do this camp for years.”...Read More
Let’s go out and PLAY! Merrohawke’s afterschool programs take full advantage of time spent in nature as we explore the beauty of fall, including lots of time to enjoy the outdoors and soak in some healthy fresh air. As we build our awareness of the natural world,...Read More
Our Forest Kindergarten program is modeled around German Waldkindergartens, in which all of our class time is spent entirely outside! Enrollment for 2015-2016 is open! Outdoor classrooms naturally create endless learning opportunities for our children to nurture their own...Read More
We envision a world where all youth find their strength in nature, know how to tend the wild within, and live compassionately with the earth always in mind.
Merrohawke Nature School, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, provides meaningful outdoor education programs ashore and afloat, for all ages, in all seasons, to inspire a deep connection to land and sea, a strong sense of self, and compassion for all.
While many programs have waitlists, we still have a few open spots due to shifting schedules, snow days and added weeks. Join us!