Zephyros Farm and Garden near Paonia is offering a week of farm immersion this summer.The program is a great way to experience and learn about true farm life.
Participants will spend time milking goats, collecting eggs from the chickens, feeding the pigs and playing with all the farm critters. They will also work in the vegetable and flower gardens, learning to care for the plants and harvesting the food we will eat. They will be planting crops for the fall harvest, and working in greenhouses, as well as working together to create amazing farm-fresh meals each day. All activities are hands-on and age appropriate. Come spend time with your children as they discover the wonder of nature on the farm.
For adults there will be a separate optional curriculum based on growing in a greenhouse.
There is also a lot of free time to play with animals, read a book, join in with the farm crew, go wine tasting or swim in our pond.
The camp is for kids of all ages 4-17, 3 and under are welcome at no cost. They will break up into age-appropriate groups for the activities. Sign up fast as there is a space limit.
The camp is offered Thursday, July 25, at 3 p.m. through Monday, July 29, at noon. The cost is $495 for adults and $395 for children, with a deposit of $100 at reservation and the balance due three weeks before camp starts.
Zephyros Farm and Garden is located at 11466 3725 Road, Paonia.
For information and reservations call 970-270-2510, or online at: www.zephyrosfarmandgarden.com/farm-camps.blog comments powered by Disqus