KID'S FARM CAMP

At Emerald Hill Farm we strive to bring fun and farm education to young children through our summer camp programs. We value teaching children about gardening, life cycles of chickens, goat milking, farm animal care, facts about the animals on our farm and much more. 

Each camp week is spent doing hands-on activities with each of the animals around our farm as well as a special farm themed lesson each morning. We enjoy a quiet, relaxing break from the sun while we gather in our little barn for story time. Children create fun arts and crafts throughout the week, some they bring home and some we share with the farm animals. We dedicate time for free play each day and host water play day on Fridays. 

 Our goal for each week is that children take away knowledge of farm life, form great camp friendships and have the eagerness to return to camp again the following year!

 

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More Information About Summer Camp 2021

There are 5 weeks of summer camps offered for ages 3-6. Please see dates and the sign-up link below. *Must turn 3 years old by August 31 and must be potty trained.

 

This year ages 7-10 can join us for our Young Farmers week on August 9-13. Please see the sign-up link below.

 

The camp runs Monday-Friday from 8:30am-12:30pm. 

 

The cost is $150.00 per child. We offer a discount for additional siblings.  There is a $50 deposit per child due at registration to hold your child’s spot. After June 1st your deposit is non-refundable. The remaining balance is due the first day of camp. 

 

*Cancellation policy: You may cancel anytime but after June 1st your deposit is non-refundable. If the CDC guidelines change in a way that prevents Emerald Hill Farm, Kid’s Farm Camp to open, all monies will be refunded at any point.

 

Children who are enrolled before May 1st will receive a FREE camp t-shirt. After that date t-shirts will be available to purchase for $12.00 each. 

 

This summer we will also have Emerald Hill Farm water bottles for sale. They are $15.00 each.

 

What to bring:

  • Each day please send your child with a packed lunch and a water bottle. Please label with their name. A morning snack will be provided. 

  • Sunscreen is strongly encouraged, please apply to your child before sending them for the day. 

  • We recommend sending your child in play clothing, we will be outside, in grass and mud as well as doing many art and craft activities throughout the camp day. We will get messy! 

  • Closed-toed shoes or boots are required. (Please, no crocs unless it's water play day)

  • Some families may choose to also send along an extra outfit.

 

Basic Daily Schedule:

 

8:30              Arrive and settle in

8:45-9:00      Daily Farm Animal Lesson

9:00-9:45      Animal Adventures around the farm

9:45-9:55       Story time in our little barn

9:55-10:10      Snack Time

10:10-10:30    Daily Art Project

10:30-11:00    Daily Special Activity

11:00-11:45     Free Play (field games, hula hoops, kickballs, chalk, farm market stand, Etc.)

11:45-12:15      Lunch Time

12:30              Pick-up Time

 

Each Friday we will have a water play day. We set up sprinklers, a splash pad, water balloons, etc! Please send your child in their swimsuit on Friday morning and pack them a change of clothing and towel.

 

At the beginning of each camp week you will receive a lesson plan so you can look ahead at all the fun activities we will be doing!

 

Important!

If you would like to sign your child up please click on your desired week(s) below. If you are signing up more than one child you will need to fill out a registration form for EACH CHILD. You will get a confirmation email once your registration is submitted with the payment info. You will also receive an invoice for the remaining balance once your deposit is paid.

 

2021 Farm Camps

  • Farm Camp June 21-25
    Farm Camp June 21-25
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    Jun 21, 8:30 AM
    Ages 3-6
    Campers will enjoy a week of hands-on experiences with our farm animals, story time in our little barn, arts and crafts projects and some fun farm themed activities!
  • Farm Camp July 5-9
    Farm Camp July 5-9
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    Jul 05, 8:30 AM
    Ages 3-6
    Campers will enjoy a week of hands-on experiences with our farm animals, story time in our little barn, arts and crafts projects and some fun farm themed activities!
  • Farm Camp July 12-16
    Farm Camp July 12-16
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    Jul 12, 8:30 AM
    Ages 3-6
    Campers will enjoy a week of hands-on experiences with our farm animals, story time in our little barn, arts and crafts projects and some fun farm themed activities!
  • Farm Camp July 26-30
    Farm Camp July 26-30
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    Jul 26, 8:30 AM
    Ages 3-6
    Campers will enjoy a week of hands-on experiences with our farm animals, story time in our little barn, arts and crafts projects and some fun farm themed activities!
  • Farm Camp August 2-6
    Farm Camp August 2-6
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    Aug 02, 8:30 AM
    Ages 3-6
    Campers will enjoy a week of hands-on experiences with our farm animals, story time in our little barn, arts and crafts projects and some fun farm themed activities!
  • Young Farmers Week August 9-13
    Young Farmers Week August 9-13
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    Aug 09, 8:30 AM
    Ages 7-10
    Campers will enjoy a week of hands-on experiences with our farm animals, story time in our little barn, arts and crafts projects and some fun farm themed activities!