Join Madrona alum, Karin Michela Knighton, Miss Mary (our beloved Thimbleberry kindergarten teacher), and others, for summer day camp experiences full of exploration, creativity, adventure and joy!


Woodland and Seashore Adventure Camp
Venture into the woods and explore some of the lowest tides of the year while learning wilderness skills, collecting treasures, picking berries, and doing nature crafts and cooking. We will meet at a different Bainbridge Island park each day. Suitable for ages 4-10.

9:30am - 1:30pm. $225. Sibling discount 10%. Limit 12.

Camp Session I: June 11-June 15, 2018 -- FULL
     Please email Mary Knighton,, to be placed on a waitlist. Use the subject line "Waitlist for Woodland Camp I"
Camp Session II: June 25-June 29, 2018


Doll Camp
Back for the 5th year in a row! Come to Lowery Farm with your favorite doll for fun-filled days of doll activities including games, singing, sewing, baking, arts and crafts, and a special tea. Suitable for ages 4-10.

9:30am - 1:30pm. $180. Sibling discount 10%. Limit 12.

Camp Session: June 18-June21, 2018


Little House on the Prairie Camp
Come to Lowery Farm and immerse into pioneer life. Each day will be filled with cooking, baking, sewing, gardening, chicken tending, old fashioned crafts, woodworking, games, stories, and even a pioneer school lesson. Suitable for ages 4-10.

9:30am - 1:30pm. $225. Sibling discount 10%. Limit 16.

Camp Session I: July 9-July 13, 2018
Camp Session II: July 16-July 20, 2018
Camp Session III: July 23-July 27, 2018

Karin Michaela Knighton attended Madrona School from parent-child through 8th grade. She went on to attend Seattle Waldorf High School, and graduated from West Sound Academy. This fall, she will be a senior at the University of Portland. Karin started her camp career directing doll camps at home. She was also a volunteer camp counselor for several Mountaineers summer camps and Camp Stand By Me. This is her fifth year offering camps for children on Bainbridge Island. She loves the creativity and joy she sees in the campers.

Mary Knighton has taught early childhood classes at Madrona School since it began in 1999. She currently teaches one of the mixed aged kindergartens where the children are outdoors everyday, including three full days outdoors. She loves bringing crafts and outdoor experiences to children.