Activities for Grades K - 5: Little Farmer, Jr. Farmer, Jr. Chef Camps

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Little Farmer Camp (ages 3 - 5)


Youngsters will dabble in all aspects of the farm experience - from planting and harvesting fresh veggies in the garden, to feeding our various farm animals. Children will learn how to spot squash bugs, where to look for monarch caterpillars and how to collect eggs from the chicken coop! Children will delight in games, crafts and food preparation using veggies straight from the gardens in this delightful and peaceful outdoor farm setting.

*Entering kindergartners who prefer to be with younger children are also eligible for the program.

Summer Sessions:   Dates: Day: 
 Time:
 Fee:
 Code:
     June 24 - June 28 M - F
 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. $375
 JFC01 
   June 24 - June 28 M - F  1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. $375  JFC05
   July 29 - Aug 2 M - F   8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. $375   JFC02
   Aug. 5 - Aug 9 M - F   8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. $375   JFC03
   Aug 12 - Aug 16 M - F  8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. $375  JFC04

*Children must be toilet trained

Location: Wakeman Town Farm, 134 Cross Highway, Westport                 

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For more information about this and other Wakeman Town Farm programs, visit us at www.wakemantownfarm.org  

 

 

 

 

 

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Junior Farmer Camp - Summer (grade K - 5)

Calling all Farm Hands! For youngsters who just want to get their hands dirty and learn what it is to be a real farmer, we offer a golden opportunity. Come to Wakeman Town Farm and learn about sustainable farming firs-hand through planning, planting and caring for a garden, feeding and caring for the animals, and understanding the science behind raising a successful garden using both modern and time-honored technologies. Children will delight in games, crafts and food preparation using veggies straight from the gardens.

Summer Sessions:  Dates:
Days:
 Time:
Grade:
Fee:  Code:
 Session 1:  July 8 - July 12      
M - F
8:30 a.m. -12 p.m. 
K - 5
$375   FH03   
 Session 2:  July 15 - July 19 M - F
8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. K - 5
$375  FH04
 Session 3:
 July 22 - July 26
M - F
8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
K - 5
$375   FH05

Location:
Wakeman Town Farm, 134 Cross Highway, Westport

For more information about this and other Wakeman Town Farm programs, visit us at www.wakemantownfarm.org  

 

 

 

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Junior Chef Summer Camp (Ages 7 - 11)

Participants in Wakeman Town Farm's Junior Chef Summer Camp get to work alongside local Chef's and counselors to pick the freshest ingredients from the farm's organic gardens, see how fruits and veggies grow. Campers learn to cook and create nutritious yet fun fare, from pickles to smoothies to stir-fries to homemade ice cream to a variety of baked goods, in Tim's Kitchen, our brand-new farm kitchen classroom! Its seed-to-plate culinary fun and learning with a homegrown spin.

Summer Sessions:  Dates: Days:
 Time: ages: Fee:  Code:
Session 1:
July 8 - 12 M - F
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
 7-11
$375  FC01
Session 2:
July 15 - 9
M - F
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
 7-11
$375  FC02
Session 3:  July 22 - 26 M - F  12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  7-11
$375  FC03


Location:
Wakeman Town Farm, 134 Cross Highway, Westport


Junior Farmer Chef Combo - (Ages 7 - 11)

Enroll in both the Farmer Camp and Chef Camp for a reduced price!
In this five-day program, students will learn what life is like on the farm and will get to work alongside local chefs and counselors to pick the freshest ingredients around from the farm! Participants will see how organic fruits and veggies grow, and learn to cook and create fun, delicious masterpieces, from smoothies to stir-fries, in our brand new farm kitchen classroom. In addition, they will help with animal care and spend time bonding with the farm animals. Students will help plant seeds, take care of growing plants, help with the harvesting, and be able to work with local chefs to taste some of the fruits of their effort!

Summer Sessions:
 Dates:  Days:  Time:
 Ages:
 Fee:
 Code:
 Session 1:
 July 8 - 12
 M - F
 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 7-11
 $600  JFCC01
 Session 2:
 July 15 - 19
 M - F
 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 7-11
 $600  JFCC02
 Session 3:
 July 22 - 26
 M - F
 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 7-11
 $600
 JFCC03

Location: Wakeman Town Farm, 134 Cross Highway, Westport
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