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Just Kidding Around Summer Farm Day Camp 2018 (whole week)

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Hux Family Farm

1923 Shaw Road

Durham, NC 27704

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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Come join us, the goats, the sheep, the horses, the ducks, and all the other animals for an awesome Summer Day Camp!

Every Week we will be

  • Playing with and caring for all the farm animals

  • Exploring the woods near Falls Lake

  • Getting wading time at the lake

  • Playing games

  • Doing arts and crafts, and so much more!!!

Our counselor to camper ratio is at most 1:10 (but often smaller). We also have junior counselors each week of camp.

When/What:

Check out our themes for each week to see special activities that will be available. Weeks that have the same theme will have new activities as well as old favs! Come to one or all, a few days or a whole week!

Nature Exploration: June 17-21: Special activities will include: Exploring the woods around Falls Lake; doing nature crafts; learning more about the local ecosystem; Lots of hiking and fishing!

Animal Helpers 101: June 24-28: Special activities will include: Learning about all the aspects of care and training that go in to making our goats, sheep, rabbits, and horses so special; how to train a therapy animal; teaching the babies the goat obstacle course.

Fun on the Farm/Farm stories: July 8-12: Special activities will include: creating forts, play areas, and fairie gardens to use in our stories; making up plays, skits, and urban legends around our farm and animals; exploring the woods, the trails, and our farm to help ignite creativity! Plus extra games, and run around time; extra time with the animals; garden and farm projects; fishing and hiking around Falls Lake.

Animal Helpers 102: July 15-19: Special activities will include: Learning about all the aspects of care and training that go in to making our goats, sheep, rabbits, and horses so special; how to train a therapy animal; teaching the babies the goat obstacle course. (you don't have to attend 101 to enjoy 102!)

Surviving in the wild: July 22-26: Special activities will include: shelter building, cleaning water, edible plants, starting a fire, and more!

Its good to be a farm kid July 29-Aug. 2: Special activities will include: Extra time with the animals; digging, planting, watering, and harvesting in the garden; fishing to help supply our aquaponics system; building and creating with farm projects that are going on.

*Additional weeks may be added if enough interest-so please let us know if other weeks are desired*


Time:

M-F 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Early Drop off and late pick up available for small fee


Cost:

$160 per week

*If want to do just one or a couple of days, please see the Eventbrite listing for "individual day option" tickets! We will email you or you can email us to let us know which day(s) you want!** (The ticket won't let you type that part)

$15 discount per child for multi-child families

Early Drop off and late pick up:

  • Early Drop off: starts at 7:30 am ($4 per day or $15 for the week)

  • Late Pick up: ends at 6:00 pm ($6 per day or $20 for the week)

Friend Discount:

If you and a friend both sign up for camp, just have your friend shoot us an email letting us know you referred them to our camp and we will give you both a $15 refund on your camp ticket!


Ages:

Campers: 7-13 years old (may accept 6 year olds that enjoy playing outside all day long!)

Got a 14-17 year old? They can be a junior counselor, or if you get a small group together (at least 5 kids) we will run a special camp group just for them in the week(s) of your choice for just $100 each, or $25 each for a day! (send us an email at huxfamilyfarm@gmail.com if interested)

Junior Counselors: must be ages 14-17. Attend for free in exchange for assisting the counselors and helping with our campers. Great for resumes, volunteer hours, and good work experience.


Perfect for children and youth who:

  • Love the outdoors

  • Enjoy animals and nature

  • Like to hike and explore in the woods

  • Like creating things with their hands

  • Like to move and play

  • Enjoy laughing and getting dirty


Can sign-up and purchase through evenbrite or by emailing us at huxfamilyfarm@gmail.com if you would rather pay by check or cash (and avoid the eventbrite fee)


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Location

Hux Family Farm

1923 Shaw Road

Durham, NC 27704

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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