Junior Farmers

About Junior Farmers Camps
Ages 3-5
8:30 am-12:30 pm
This half-day camp is full of playful, educational and safe activities for 3 to 5 year olds, designed to inspire a connection with and love of nature and the outdoors. Children will feed and care for the farm animals; get creative with arts and crafts; experience the garden through digging, planting and harvesting seasonal flowers and vegetables; enjoy story and music time; and explore freely in the natural open play space we call the grove.

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Junior Farmers Camp Sessions:
June 12-16: Beginnings
Kids will learn about natural cycles through exploring seeds, sprouts, eggs, birth, seasons and the many ways we witness transformation and new beginnings in nature.

June 19-23: Air
Hearts and minds will take flight as kids play with feathers, bird seed, wings, kites, balloons, bubbles and other airy things that fly and float.

June 26-30: Earth
There will be digging, planting, excavating and more as kids play with sand, mud, rocks and clay. Tasting roots veggies, building compost and creating a mini garden complete this week.

July 3-7: Sun
SUN: Sun and star themes will weave throughout the stories, crafts, gardening and cooking activities this week as we celebrate the warmth of summer and the sunshine that makes life on earth possible.

July 10-14: Water
WATER: Splish-splash! Buckets, garden hoses, streams, boats, watercolors, freezing juice into popsicles and water science experiments are what this liquidy water week is all about.

July 17-21: Connections
Plants, animals, food, environment, friends, family… we are all connected! Through creative games, art, projects and activities, we will explore relationships and the inter-connectedness of all living things.

July 24-28: Air
Hearts and minds will take flight as kids play with feathers, bird seed, wings, kites, balloons, bubbles and other airy things that fly and float.

July 31-August 4: Earth
There will be digging, planting, excavating and more as kids play with sand, mud, rocks and clay. Tasting roots veggies, building compost and creating a mini garden complete this week.

August 7-11: Sun
SUN: Sun and star themes will weave throughout the stories, crafts, gardening and cooking activities this week as we celebrate the warmth of summer and the sunshine that makes life on earth possible.

August 14-18: Water
WATER: Splish-splash! Buckets, garden hoses, streams, boats, watercolors, freezing juice into popsicles and water science experiments are what this liquidy water week is all about.

August 21-25: Connections
Plants, animals, food, environment, friends, family… we are all connected! Through creative games, art, projects and activities, we will explore relationships and the inter-connectedness of all living things.

Aug 28 – September 1: Completions
Nature’s beauty and bounty comes in cycles. In this camp, kids will explore the end of summer with crafts, puppet shows, songs and stories about endings… and how to celebrate them!

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