Join us this Summer on the Farm
Two separate weeks in July—Dates to be defined
Sign up coming soon.
Cost is $265
(Two Scholarships per week are available
More info here)
All children should arrive promptly at 11am with comfortable shoes, clothes that can get messy and a sack lunch. Snacks and drinks will be provided by the farm during camp hours.
11am-11:30am: Scientific Sketch Journal Warm-Up (Put on your Scientist Hat and learn to sketch nature like a real Scientist)
11:30-12pm: Nature Hike to observe farm animals and the garden
12-12:30: Lunch on the Farm Patio with homemade lemonade
12:30-1:30: Papier Mache Sheep Sculptures
1:30-2pm: Free Play
2-3pm: Bread Baking in the Pizza Oven
This Summer's camp will be lead by Melissa Shilling. Melissa is a public school teacher and disaster relief arts educator with over 10 years experience working with children in outdoor landscapes. She thrives in gardens and shines in roller skating rinks. She is known for making bigger messes than any kid in any class she has taught.
- She holds a Master of Science from Cal Poly - SLO and a Bachelors in Communications from University of the Pacific.
- She has co-taught wine and cheese courses with Cheese Maker Rebecca King for more than 5 years.
- Her arts nonprofit, Project HOPE Art serves 200 children in Haiti; and has served 200 children in the Philippines and 200 children in New Orleans.