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Girl Guides’ Natural Playground

Girl Guides’ Playground Restored Five Years After Flood

Girl Guides’ Playground Restored Five Years After Flood Five years after a flood destroyed the Cochrane Girl Guides’ playground, our team was thrilled to partner with the organization to design a natural playscape for its camp in Cochrane, AB. Camp Jubilee sits on 35 hectares of untouched nature along the Bow River, and serves as… Continue reading Girl Guides’ Playground Restored Five Years After Flood

Winter Is Just Around The Corner

Winter Is Just Around The Corner: Let It Snow!

Winter Is Just Around The Corner: Let It Snow! Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds is proud to present professional development programs for early childhood educators to take advantage of winter as a teaching tool. Winter is a perfect time to use what Mother Nature has so generously provided: cold weather, snow, and ice as provocations that encourage… Continue reading Winter Is Just Around The Corner: Let It Snow!

Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds And TimberNook Partner To Promote Healthy Child Development

A Natural Fit: Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds And TimberNook Partner To Promote Healthy Child Development

A Natural Fit: Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds And TimberNook Partner To Promote Healthy Child Development  Adam Bienenstock and Angela Hanscom Hamilton, Ont. / Barrington, N.H. – As global leaders in a growing movement to connect children to nature, Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds and TimberNook are thrilled to announce a partnership that will enhance the health and well-being of children in urban environments.… Continue reading A Natural Fit: Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds And TimberNook Partner To Promote Healthy Child Development

How To Reuse Your Christmas Tree

Stumped On How To Reuse Your Christmas Tree?

Jill Bienenstock helps out a child while cutting the branches off a used Christmas tree. For children, Christmas trees can still provide wonder and magic long after the holidays are over, says Jill Bienenstock, RECE and Education Director at Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds. Jill, who specializes in learning through nature play, is encouraging teachers, parents, and caregivers to… Continue reading Stumped On How To Reuse Your Christmas Tree?

First Creek Park Natural Playground Officially Open

The first of its kind natural play area is a fully accessible and fully sensory space that seamlessly integrates the stream and forest with innovative landform and natural play features. The project was designed and built by in collaboration with Valerian LLC, Naranjo Civil Constructors, Denver Urban Drainage and Flood Control District, and Denver Parks Department. Channel 4 News… Continue reading First Creek Park Natural Playground Officially Open