Fire Tenders 2019 Program Calendar

Our program calendar moves with the seasons, allowing for a sense of timelessness and natural rhythm. Unless noted otherwise, all weeks listed below begin at 12:00 pm Wednesday and run no later than 7:00 pm Sunday evening. Exceptions to this rhythm are listed in blue, representing extended multi-day intensives or special events. Personal Mentoring Sessions are not listed below as they are scheduled individually upon acceptance. Please note that this calendar represents the program dates, not the curriculum covered during each week.

Week A: Mon Feb 26th – Wed Mar 6th  Wilderness Trip * Note: this wilderness trip is for 2nd and 3rd year participants only, and is a non-catered event. Food will be communal. Dates will include travel days. Details on location and timing given upon registration. 

Session 1: Wed Mar 20th – Sun Mar 24th

Group Call 1: Mon April 1st, 5:30-7:30 pm

Session 2: Wed April 3rd – Sun April 7th

Group Call 2: Mon April 22nd, 5:30-7:30 pm

Session 3: Wed May 1st – Fri May 10th Wild Tending Trip
 * Note: this is a wilderness trip. Catering not included

Session 4: Wed May 29th – Sun June 2nd

Session 5: Wed June 19th – Sun June 23rd


Session 6: Wed July 31st – Fri Aug 9th 10-day Intersession * Note: this is a wilderness trip. Dinners are included and participants will be responsible for their own breakfasts and lunches

Group Call 3: Mon Aug 12th, 5:30-7:30 pm

Session 7: Wed Aug 28th – Sun Sept 1st 

Session 8: Wed Sept 18th – Sun Sept 22nd

Session 9: Wed Oct 9th – Sun Oct 13th

Session 10: Wed Oct 30th – Sun Nov 3rd

Session 11: Wed Nov 20th  – Sun Nov 24th

Group Call 4: Mon Dec 9th, 5:30-7:30 pm

Session 12: Wed Dec 11th – Sun Dec 15th