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Farm School- September 12

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Eden Village Camp

392 Dennytown Rd

Putnam Valley, NY 10579

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Located at Eden Village Camp's 248 acres, just an hour north of New York City, the Farm School Program empowers students to cultivate genuine lifelong connections to their food and to nature through innovative gardening, cooking, art, music, and wilderness experiences, all incorporating the natural rhythms of the Jewish calendar and holiday cycles.

Eden Village Camp is offering you groundbreaking, farm to table and wilderness education in a supportive Jewish environment. Look for more detailed information about the spring curriculum on our website.

This program runs every Tuesday from September 12- October 3

Train Pick-up

There is a $10 train pick-up fee for all families travelling by the Metro North Railroad. Take the Hudson Line and get off at the Cold Spring Station. The train from Grand Central Station leaves at 9:40am. Pick-up time will be at 11:05am.

To help our educators prepare, there is a $5 courtesy walk in fee. You are higly encouraged to register beforehand. If you have any questions, please email farm@edenvillagecamp.org

3 Year Olds:

All children 3 or under can come for free if you are bringing other children over the age of 3! Add this free ticket to your order so we know how many other children to expect! NOTE: If you bring a sibling 3 years of age that would like to participate, please sign them up to pay full price. Please expect to accompany any children 3 years or younger for the duration of the program.

Discount for More Than 1 Child:

Discount Code for registration: If you are bringing more than one child who is participating, please enter 'children' in the promotional code box. (Please enter just the word all lower case).

Helpful Tips:

You should bring your own picnic for lunch! Additionally, seasonal produce and eggs are available for purchase as available.

Packing List:

  • Full water bottle
  • Hat
  • Long sleeve/long pants to have for hiking
  • Closed toe and closed heel shoes
  • Lunch
  • Parent-if 3 years or younger
  • Smile!

About Farm School:

Whether planting trees, baking bread in an earth oven, sharing Jewish tales and midrashim around the fire, or packing Tzedakah boxes of homegrown produce for donation to a local food bank, students put ancient agricultural traditions into practice while participating in a vibrant earth based community.

On the farm, we learn about soil, seeds, compost, insects, animals, herbs, and fruit trees through the lense of Jewish traditions and cycles. In the woods, we learn about trees and practice our navigation and safety skills, while learning to build primitive shelters, track animals, and identify wild edibles. Art projects include printmaking, plant sketching, making costumes and paper mache shofars, and tons more!

If you have any questions about our homeschool program, please contact farm@edenvillagecamp.org

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