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 in January - New Year / New Directions - an Online Course on Developing your own 'Puppet Tales for Tots' / Parent-Child Program as a Profitable Business!

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Online Course: The Protection Story. A 10-Day Writing Challenge Course
October 20-29  2018 - 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

Online Course: Walkabout Tales. A 10 Day Writing challenge creating stories for children.
Jan. 26 - Feb 4  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 TBA - Boulder, CO
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

Our Professional Puppetry Training Course.
summer 2019 datews TBA - Boulder CO
This course welcomes those ready to work inwardly and outwardly with joy, enthusiasm, and will. There is a full year commitment. The process of unfolding the artistic and therapeutic ability is a time process and requires practicing the skills during the months in between our training sessions. Monthly email assignments and mentoring will support and guide you with your puppet practice and projects through the year. When participants do this, the steps forward in depth of skill and healing quality is profound. Click here to read more and sign up