Summer Camps

Earthwise Summer Camps

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Camp Descriptions

Engage your child in nature by introducing them to the plants, insects and sustainable practices of our Earthwise Gardens. Come prepared for creative projects, games and hands-on fun!

  • Unique & nature focused programming
  • Hands-on activities and education
  • Individualized care (maximum 10 campers per session)

All three days: $175 Click HERE: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/all-three-earthwise-camps-tickets-34894066091

Individuals Days: 3 options (see pricing and register below)

1. Farming Fun!

Explore the gardens, plant lettuce to take home and go on a scavenger hunt

Date: July 4th, 2017

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

Age: 5-8

Cost: $75 (or $175 for all three days-see above)

Register online: Click HERE https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/farming-fun-tickets-34891631810

Overview:

  • Explore the Earthwise gardens and see all of the delicious foods that are in season
  • Grow your own plant! Plant lettuce seeds in pots to take home
  • Go on a scavenger hunt to spot unique plants and creatures
  • Participate in fun games and activities

2. Mystical Garden

Create a succulent terrarium and discover the magic of the Earthwise gardens!

Date:  July 5th 2017

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

Age: 5-8

Cost: $75 (or $175 for all three days-see above)

Register online: Click HERE https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mystical-garden-tickets-34892234613

Overview:

  • Explore the many gardens at Earthwise and spot the plants and critters that call it home
  • Discover the magic of plants and why they come in many different colours, shapes and sizes
  • Participate in fun games and activities
  • Plant a succulent and create a terrarium (a clear potting container) with fun pebbles and decorations to take home!

3. Creepy Crawlers

Go on scavenger hunt at the local beach and help create a bug “mansion” habitat for the critters that bring Earthwise to life!

Date: July 6th, 2017

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

Age: 5-8

Cost: $75 (or $175 for all three days-see above)

Register online: Click HERE https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/creepy-crawlers-tickets-34892545543

Overview:

  • Discover different types of insects and their importance for the Earth
  • Explore the Earthwise gardens and visit our Mason bees to learn about their important role in pollination
  • Learn about composting and meet red wriggler worms, owls, and swallows
  • Go on a scavenger hunt at the local beach
  • Participate in fun games and activities
  • Contribute to the garden and help create our new bug “mansion” habitat!

What to Expect from Camp

Day camps will begin with a morning circle and will include many different hands-on games and activities. Campers should bring their own litterless lunch, snacks, hat, sunscreen and a water bottle. There will be multiple snack breaks and a lunch break halfway throughout the day. We will end our day with a group game and a closing circle.

Registration, Fees and Cancellation

  • Please register as soon as possible to secure your spot! Numbers will be capped at 10 campers per session.
  • Payment is accepted in the form of cash, cheque, or credit card. Payment is required 5 days in advance.
  • If you should need to cancel for some reason, we ask that you provide us 1 week of advance notice.
  • If we need to cancel any of the camps due to low enrollment or inclement weather, we will do our best to notify you as soon as possible, and we will offer you a choice of either a credit towards a future course or a full refund.

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