We provide an outdoor-based preschool program for children aged 33 months – 5 years old.

Our program subscribes to the Reggio Emilia approach, and emphasizes self-directed and experiential learning, relationships between children and the natural world, and creating different ways and opportunities for children to express themselves.

Our program options are:

Our Staff


Daniela D'Onofrio

Daniela completed her Early Childhood Education at Vancouver Island University and has been enjoying her work in the field for 20 years. During her time with inclusion Powell River, Daniela has worked in both the preschool program and the Supported Child Development program.

In 2021, Daniela was awarded the British Columbia Regional Award of Excellence in Childcare for the Vancouver Coastal Region.

Daniela promotes children’s learning, creativity, and development through a nature-based curriculum in an environment that values each child and supports their interests.


Wendy Featherling

Wendy has been an Early Childhood Educator for 34 years. She holds a diploma in Education in Infant Development and Supported Childcare.

In 2011, Wendy was presented with the Prime Ministers Award for Excellence in Early Childhood Education Certificate of Achievement. 

Wendy joined Cranberry Eco Preschool in 2018, offering an opportunity to combine her love of nature with emergent child development curriculum in a beautiful forest setting.


Additional Supports

Cranberry Eco Preschool is proud to be located at inclusion Powell River’s Cranberry Child Development Centre.

inclusion Powell River’s child development services include:

  • Infant Development Program
  • Supported Child Development Program
  • Early Intervention Physiotherapy
  • Early Intervention Occupational Therapy
  • FASD/CDBC Services
  • CYSN Services
  • Youth Outreach Program

For more information on accessing these services and supports please click here or call 604-483-4042.

Cranberry Eco Preschool

6831 Artaban St
Powell River, BC V8A 3R2

(604) 208-3807