Monday, June 6, 2011

Summer Camps

We’re gearing up for summer camps! At the SAGE Garden, our summer camps are week long learning adventures where kids will learn about their local ecosystems, where food comes from, and how to grow their own food!
Click HERE for a printable registration form, or  To register online click HERE.
SAGE Youth Summer Camp Schedule, 9am-3pm
Cost: $36/day
  • June 27-July 1: Discovering Dinner
    Ages 8-11
    Travel to nearby farms on a journey to discover where your food comes from.  We’ll explore fields and pastures, markets and orchards, soup kitchens and food banks in search of all Corvallis grows!  Bring your bike.
  • July 25-July 29: What’s for Lunch?
    Ages 8-11
    Grow locally and cook globally in this food-filled camp.  Learn how to plant, nurture, and harvest fresh vegetables and then prepare garden feasts! Bring your bike.
  • August 1- August 5: The Buzz about Bees
    Ages 9-11
    Garden life depends on these busy, buzzing pollinators. Suit up and explore bee hives at the garden, build a bee box, harvest honey, and make beeswax candles.
    *Possible field trip fee.
  • August 22- August 26: Edible Chemistry
    Ages 7-10
    Explore the intersection between gardening, cooking, and science!  Spend time learning about the garden in the morning and then take food that you’ve helped grow and harvest to the kitchen to cook it up using science! Bring your bike.
SAGE Kid’s Camp Schedule (Ages 5-7) 9am-12pm or 9am-2pm
Cost: $32/day or $18/half-day
  • July 11-July 15: Critters, Veggies, and Dirt Search for bugs, get your hands in the dirt, and taste garden veggies in this exploratory camp.
  • August 29-September 2: Roots, Shoots & FlowersNibble and grow!  Taste test different plant parts as they ripen and bloom.
Call (541) 753-9211 for more information.