Your camper will learn about growing vegetables, harvesting fruit, soil life, plant biology, beneficial insects, forest ecology, pollinator observation and protection, weaving with willow, dying with plants, creative writing, story telling, painting in nature, and much more.
Held right here on location at Winslow Food Forest, a safe and secluded 1 acre edible forest garden full of organically grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, and edible flowers. Everyday, campers will enjoy snacking on fresh fruits and vegetables grown on site, along with a vegan lunch lovingly prepared from food forest grown produce and locally grown foods.
Program Content designed for elementary school children k-4
Camp sessions take place weekdays Monday - Friday from 8am-3pm.
August Session 1: August 5th - August 9th
August Session 2: August 12th - August 16th
August Session 3: August 19th - August 23rd
Registration Opens April 2019 for summer 2019 sessions
8:00am-8:45am Flexible morning drop off
9:00am Circle time and daily agreements
9:30am Yoga and/or garden meditation
10:00am Garden Snack + Free Play
10:30am-12:00pm Nature Crafts + Edible Education Activities
12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch break
1:15pm Nature Walk
1:30pm Garden Games
2:30pm Garden Snack + Free Play
3:00pm Campers picked up
Forest Garden Summer Camp is taught by local farmers and educators Jessica Dean, Lucy Stirling, and Melissa Manuel.
Bios coming soon..