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GROW-EAT-MAKE
SUMMER CAMP

Join us on the farm for an immersive summer camp experience.

kids hands making ceramic bowls and cups

Campers will immerse themselves into the everyday activities of our farm, including feeding and collecting eggs from chickens, planting seeds, learning the basics of using different farm tools, exploring the diversity of food growing on the farm, learning to compost, harvesting and cooking from our organic farm, learning how to harvest and protect water, making music together, playing games and having fun.

young girl holding a basket and picking flowers on the farm

Grow-Eat-Make Summer Camps emphasize hands-on experiential learning opportunities and exploration of our working farm, culinary kitchen and children’s garden. Campers will spend their week immersed in nature, practicing farming and environmental stewardship, and exploring together as a small, cooperative group.

young child scrapping cut cucumbers into a bowl

Offered in both Spanish and English, our camps cater to the unique interests and needs of each age group, ensuring a personalized and enriching experience.

 Grow-Eat-Make Camp counselors lead a group of about 16 campers, ages 6-11. This engaging experience will nurture a life-long appreciation of the outdoors, and help your child explore how people and the environment are connected.

Campers can sign up for one week or multiple weeks to build upon previous lessons and activities.

Ages:

6-11 years old

Price:

$600/ week, includes a farm-fresh lunch.

Purchase your tickets below!

Schedule:

Monday – Friday 9am to 3pm

Week 1: June 10 – June 14

Week 2: June 17 – June 21

Week 3: June 24 – June 28

(Closed week of July 4)

Week 4: July 8 – July 12 

Week 5: July 15 – July 19

Week 6: July 22 – July 26

Week 7: July 29 – August 2

Week 8: August 5 – August 9

2024 Grow-Eat-Make Summer Camp: Week 2

The Ecology Center 32701 Alipaz Street, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA, United States

Join us on the farm for an unforgettable summer camp experience.

Sold Out $600.00

2024 Grow-Eat-Make Summer Camp: Week 4

The Ecology Center 32701 Alipaz Street, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA, United States

Join us on the farm for an unforgettable summer camp experience.

Sold Out $600.00

2024 Grow-Eat-Make Summer Camp: Week 5

The Ecology Center 32701 Alipaz Street, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA, United States

Join us on the farm for an unforgettable summer camp experience.

Sold Out $600.00

2024 Grow-Eat-Make Summer Camp: Week 7

The Ecology Center 32701 Alipaz Street, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA, United States

Join us on the farm for an unforgettable summer camp experience.

Sold Out $600.00

2024 Grow-Eat-Make Summer Camp: Week 8

The Ecology Center 32701 Alipaz Street, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA, United States

Join us on the farm for an unforgettable summer camp experience.

Sold Out $600.00

Cancellation Policy:

Our program is designed to proceed rain or shine, ensuring that participants can make the most of every session.

Full refund for withdrawal up to 30 days before the program begins. Purchase pays for all series days – no prorated discount if you plan to attend fewer than offered. No refund for absences; program runs rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather conditions, 24-48 hour advance notice by The Ecology Center will be provided in which case a refund will be issued, only for days deemed unsafe. Tickets are not transferrable.

The Ecology Center is a place where education, adventure, and environmental stewardship meet, inviting children to grow with the rhythms of nature.