SUMMER CAMP 2020!

Join us each week as we dive into nature on our unique urban farm.

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ABOUT SUMMER CAMP AT FAIRVIEW GARDENS

With 13 acres of agricultural land, we'll spend time learning about our food systems and the importance of our environment and world around us. Each week we will engage in fun activities, meet new friends, and taste food directly from where it's grown! This year, alongside our traditional farm camp, we will be offering specialty camps focused in cooking, art and science.

Session Dates:

Week 1 June 8-12
Week 2 June 15-19
Week 3 June 22-26
**no camp June 29th - July 3rd**
Week 4 July 6-10
Week 5 July 13-17
Week 6 July 20-24
Week 7July 27-31
Week 8 August 3-7

BASIC INFO

When:

Week 1 June 8-12
Week 2 June 15-19
Week 3 June 22-26
**no camp June 29th - July 3rd**
Week 4 July 6-10
Week 5 July 13-17
Week 6 July 20-24
Week 7July 27-31
Week 8 August 3-7

Ages:
5 - 15 years old
(see details below)

Week-long Session
See details below

Extended Care Available
from 7:30am - 9am and 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Additional $75/week (Optional)

PARKING

Please park in the lot behind the
First Church of Christ Scientist at
480 N. Fairview Ave.

From there you can  walk
onto the farm at the South end of the parking lot,
up the driveway toward the farmhouse.

Please do not drive onto the Farm.
We will gather near the mulberry tree
across from the farmhouse.

FARM CAMPS

for 5-12 year olds

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POPPIN' PEPPERS

for 5 year olds

The perfect camp for our littlest farmers! Campers will explore the farm with all their senses. We’ll build new friendships, create new experiences and get a taste for organic farming with our fun and energetic camp staff. Each week will be packed with hands-on learning, arts and crafts, and food from the farm! This camp runs 9am-12pm with no option for extended care.

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-12:00pm
$225/wk
Available weeks 1-8

REGISTER HERE
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RAD RADISHES

for 6-8 year olds

This camp is designed for our creative and curious outdoor adventurers. We’ll play games, climb trees, look for creepy crawlers in the ground. We'll learn what it means to be a steward of the land. Campers will utilize science, arts and crafts, and play to explore the imagination in fun and energetic ways. Together we’ll create new experiences, friendships and a sense of community each week. This camp runs 9am-3pm with an option for extended care.

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$295/wk
Available weeks 1-8

REGISTER HERE
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TOMATO HEADS

for 9-12 year olds

In this camp we will utilize the farm as our own living laboratory. Each week campers will meet new friends, participate in team building activities, and explore the farm to learn about how we operate as an organic agricultural space. Campers will not just learn about the natural environment, but will engage in fun hands-on activities and projects that bring an appreciation to the land and to each other. We’ll end each camp week with a meal prepared by the campers utilizing the farm's abundance of produce. This camp runs 9am-3pm with an option for extended care.

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$295/wk
Available weeks 1-8

REGISTER HERE

CIT (COUNSELORS IN TRAINING) CAMP

for 13-15 year olds

Ready to upgrade from camper to counselor? Join our Counselor in Training (CIT) Camp! CITs get to be role models for our younger campers and help them explore the outdoors through educational arts and crafts, farm activities, and more! The CIT program is a perfect opportunity to increase your skills working with children and earn community service hours. Under the guidance of our knowledgable camp staff, CITs will walk away from camp with a better understanding off responsibility, team building skills, and a deeper passion for the outdoors.

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-1:00pm
$75/week
Weeks 1-8

REGISTER HERE

SPECIALTY CAMPS

for 5-12 year olds

LITTLE FARM CHEFS

for 6-8 year olds

Campers will spend the week discovering all that our abundant, organic farm has to offer. Participants will use all of their senses to explore fruits and vegetables and will learn how to prepare tasty snacks using what they harvest fresh from the fields.  

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$325/wk
Week 2 June 15-19
REGISTER HERE

Bugs, Bees & Butterflies
OH MY

for 6-8 year olds

Hop, fly, and flutter around the farm observing and learning all about the fantastic flora and fauna that live here. Participants will have a chance to see pollinators at work and bugs on the move all while learning about how important they are to our world.  We’ll even help these friends out by improving insect habitats throughout the week while learning all about our farm ecosystem!

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$325/wk
Week 4 July 6-10
REGISTER HERE

NATURAL ARTIST -
ART IS EVERYWHERE!

for 6-8 year olds

Whether out in the fields, in the gardens, or in the orchards, participants will immerse themselves with the natural world and get creative! We will have the opportunity to experiment with various ways of making art using materials we find on the farm and drawing inspiration from the beautiful landscape.

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$325/wk
Week 6 July 20-24

REGISTER HERE

COLOR YOUR WORLD

for 9-12 year olds

Campers will have the opportunity to engage with the beauty of the farm throughout the day and week in a way only art can. Participants will make arts and crafts inspired by what they find, see, and do. We'll experiment with natural pigments and dyes, pine needle paint brushes, flower pressing, and much more!  

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$325/wk
Week 3 June 22-26

REGISTER HERE

GROW IT, COOK IT, EAT IT

for 9-12 year olds

Spend the week learning what it takes to get healthy food from field to table.  Participants will learn how to take care of plants and lend helping hands to tend the Children’s Garden. We will celebrate the bounty of the land by preparing a different nutritional recipe each day using food campers harvest.    

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$325/wk
Week 5 July 13-17

REGISTER HERE

THE WORLD BENEATH
OUR FEET

for 9-12 year olds

Deepen your connection with our most valuable resource, the soil! Campers will gain an understanding for the connection between healthy soil and healthy food. We'll get our hands dirty learning to take care of the gardens and farm. We'll discover what soil it made of, who lives in it, how it helps us and how we can support his important ecosystem below us! 

Session Info:

Monday-Friday
9:00am-3:00pm
$325/wk
Week 7 July 27-31

REGISTER HERE

EXTENDED CARE

not available for Poppin' Peppers

Trying to balance work and childcare? Let us help you! We are offering extended care for families that need to drop off or pick up time outside our regular camp hours. Morning extended care will consist of helping counselors prep activities for the day, songs, games and open exploration in the children’s garden. During afternoon extended care, campers will engage in arts and crafts, games, open exploration and an afternoon snack from the farm. By signing up for extended care, your coverage includes both AM and PM extended care hours for your convenience. Spaces are limited. To register your child, please include our extended care add-on at the end of the registration form.

Extended Care Info:

Monday-Friday
Includes hours:
7:30-9:00 drop off
3:00-5:30 pick up
$75/week

REGISTER HERE

SUMMER CAMP 2020 REGISTRATION FORM


  • Parent / Guardian Information

  • Child's Information

  • Waivers and Liability Information

  • I hereby authorize The Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens (CUAFG) and those acting pursuant to its authority to photograph, video tape, or use any other electronic method of recording my likeness and/or voice to be used at CUAFG’s discretion in Fairview Gardens publications and/or web sites. The photographs and/or video footage will not be digitally manipulated to change its content.

    I hereby give CUAFG the absolute right and permission, without restrictions, to make, copyright, and/or use, re-use, or publish said photographs/video footage of me in which I may be included in whole or in part, and waive any right to inspect and/or approve the finished printed materials, videos and/or web sites where my image appears. I further consent that my name and identity may be revealed therein or by descriptive text or commentary.

    I release CUAFG and those acting pursuant to its authority from liability for any violation of any personal or proprietary right I may have in connection with such use. I understand that all such recordings, in whatever medium, shall remain the property of CUAFG.

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  • Please select which camp line you are registering your child under for week 6 of camp.
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  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
  • Selecting extended care will provide early and late drop off/pick up Monday - Friday from 7:30-9am and 3:00-5:30pm. ***Extended Care is not available for Poppin' peppers and CIT camp.
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