Juniper Tree Puppets Events and Course Calendar

Welcome to our Course Calendar. This is where you can find the schedule of courses coming up for the next year or so. You can view all the full course descriptions on our Course Details and sign up page, as well as sign-up and pay securely online to book your space in the courses. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please email


Coming this  summer!  New Directions - an Online Course on Developing your own 'Puppet Tales for Tots' / Parent-Child Program as a Profitable Business!  An 8 week course.  Click Here to learn more!

Summer Online Course: The Protection Story. A 10-Day Writing Challenge Course
July 6-15 2019 - Online
Children today benefit from healing stories that create a picture of a good world, one where all is well.  The Protection story builds story layers of peace and safety, friendship and warm heart.  The 10 day writing challenge will walk you through step by step exercises on how to write a therapeutic story for young children. Click here to read more and sign up


Summer Online Course: Walkabout Tales. A 10 Day Writing challenge creating stories for children.
July 14-23  2019 - Online
This course is an introductory program on the art of writing for children inspired by nature. It is a peek at our ‘Year of Writing’ training , also based on walking, observing, and writing in nature settings. In this 10-day challenge you will be guided through a wonderful process of contemplative nature walking in a quiet open way, noticing what speaks to you, and allowing those experiences to spark your story. Click here to read more and sign up

The Annual 5-Day Puppet Boot Camp Early Childhood Puppetry Intensive
summer 2019 June  21-25  - Boulder, CO

This year's Theme is  Steiner's 12 Professions, the value and wonder of the Worker Character in Story and Fairy Tale.
This puppetry immersion course is about how to create meaningful, therapeutic, and magical puppetry for children 2-9 years. It is invaluable for teachers of kindergarten, early grades, preschool, childcare, after care, home programs, children's librarians, therapists, speech pathologists, parents, homeschooling parents, and all who love young children. Click here to read more and sign up


The Art, Delight, and Meaning of Finger Puppet Theater for Young Children -  an ONLINE course to inspire teachers and parents!  A four week program with weekly content and assignments - August 3-24 2019                          Click here to read more and sign up