Category: Bear Clan

Sun, Moon, Stars

Last week at the Village, we divided up in a different way then normal! After So told everyone an amazing true story about someone named Faun who didn’t necessarily feel like a boy or a girl.  When Faun’s class of adults had to opportunity…

Village Day Overnight and Beyond…

Bear Clan’s hope of practicing our scout skills on the overnight became a true reality! The girls spent a huge chunk of the evening before bedtime, sneaking up on the other clans, only to find out that all of the other clans were also…

Bear Clan gets a taste of both sweetness and sadness

At Bear Clan this season we have had some pretty contrasting days together so far, some planned for, while others where totally spontaneous. On our first week together, while wondering about the land in the rain, some of girls found a great patch of…

Bear Clan has a run in with Mysterious Pollen!

Over the last few weeks we have continued to on again, off again work on our shelter, which continues to grow as the girls find more and more places to add rooms!! Two weeks ago we began our day with some tracking, due to…

A shelter spot is discovered!

All throughout our day out on the land 2 weeks ago the wind whipped violently, constantly reminding us of its presence. After we played a few games and brought our hearts, minds, and bodies together through our thanksgiving address and shared movement, we all…

The Magic of Long-Term Mentoring

Today did not start out looking like it was going to be an awesome day at Bear Clan. Driving to the land, I wrestled with the feelings of sadness and overwhelm that had weighed upon my heart the past couple of days. As I…

From one of the girls!

Jessica (11) wrote this post back in November. She describes much of the flood’s impact. Thanks, Jessica…     Hello from the Bear Clan girls! There certainly were surprises when after the flood we came back to the place where Feet on the Earth…

Bear Clan is awesome…

We began our day in Left Hand canyon this last Wednesday awaiting the sun’s emergence over the ridge. To warm up we ran to the biggest sunny patch in the field we could find, knowing that it would only continue to grow. Once in…