Over 500 people enjoyed a rare opportunity to put their boots on and dance under the stars at Connolly Ranch on April 25. With the help of our amazing supporters, Connolly Ranch was able to raiser more than $15,000 for our community programs. While celebrating art, music, movement and nature guests enjoyed live music, farm tours, fire spinning, aerial acrobatics, yoga classes, dance performances, star-gazing and a moonlit nature walk.
Summer Camp Counselors
Camp instructors strive to foster an appreciation and understanding of the natural world by helping children develop a sense of place, build knowledge, and encourage healthy, sustainable lifestyles. We are seeking dynamic counselors interested in environmental and agricultural education that will enhance camper’s ecological awareness and provide fun hands-on learning opportunities in a community-minded and non-competitive atmosphere.
Summer Camp Registration – NOW OPEN
Multiple camps for ages 3-13
June – August 2015
Summer camps at Connolly Ranch offer enticing opportunities for kids to unplug and tune in to the natural world. To keep things fresh, each week brings new topics for ever-changing exploration and fun. New this summer are camps for ages 3-5 (Junior Farmers) and 9-13 (Connolly Ranch Stewards)! Campers will grow, learn and play through creative, hands-on projects, developmentally appropriate activities, hikes, crafts, games, gardening, cooking and more. Prices increase May 1.
Connolly Ranch preschool programs provide nature-based, tactile, interactive and experiential activities that promote age-appropriate growth and development for young children in the Napa Valley.
Connolly Ranch offers classic early childhood education in an alternative play-based format fall, winter, spring and summer, and all programs operate rain or shine. Some programs are drop-in, while others run as part of a series.
Connolly Ranch presents sustainable living workshops on the second Saturday of each month, featuring experts on organic gardening, beekeeping, composting and canning.
Connolly Ranch offers variety of farm-based environmental education programs, including Sounds of Silence, Nature’s Play and Fun Family Fridays, that provide perfect a fun way to spend time with your little one. Walk-in Wednesdays are the ideal opportunity for the whole family to enjoy time at the Ranch.
Our one-week day camps change weekly (Life on the Farm, Art Exploration, Farm-to-Table Cooking and Ecology Play), so children may attend more than one camp and learn different things each week. Camps are also offered during spring and winter break.
Connolly Ranch offers engaging, hands-on educational programs designed to meet California state standards for each grade level. Watch as science, language arts, history, physical education and nutrition come to life while your students are having fun learning.
With a mission of connecting kids and families to nature through farm-based education, Connolly Ranch aims to encourage the next generation of environmental stewards.