How to Tap a Sugar Maple Tree With the start of spring right around the corner, it is officially maple syrup season! Before you fire up those pancakes, Bienenstock Director of Education Jill Bienenstock, demonstrates how to tap a sugar maple tree. Step 1. Using a ½” drill bit, drill a 1.5” to… Continue reading How To Tap A Sugar Maple Tree
Have you noticed that kids aren’t spending as much time outdoors anymore? It’s no secret that with increased exposure to accessible technology children are spending less time outdoors rolling down hills, climbing trees or nature playing and more time engaging with screens. Angela Hanscom from TimberNook recently sat down with the Exceptional Parenting Podcast to talk about how outdoor… Continue reading Have You Noticed That Kids Aren’t Spending As Much Time Outdoors Anymore?
Ground Breaks On Innovative Outdoor Campus At Rochester, New York School Our team had the pleasure of breaking ground on an innovative outdoor campus at The Harley School in Rochester, New York – a project that will engage students while also enhancing child development and at the progressive school. “The natural playground and outdoor learning center at… Continue reading Ground Breaks On Innovative Outdoor Campus At Rochester, New York School
What’s The Buzz Around Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds? Welcome to the inaugural post of The Buzz – our blog to keep you in the know about all things Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds. In addition to updates about our projects, transformative training workshops, and advocacy campaigns, The Buzz will provide readers with: Company news Information about the natural playground industry Nature-play tips and tricks How-to… Continue reading What’s The Buzz Around Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds?