McLennan County 4H invites you to the World Hunger Relief Farm for Farm Camp! Come learn about different pieces of the farm at this exciting camp! A farm has many different parts that are all important. Learn about plants and how they grow, food and where it comes from, and how animals help us. Through hands-on lessons, crafts, cooking, songs, games, and activities, campers will have a wonderful week filled with experiential learning. This camp is for kids 7-11 years of age.
farm camp faqs
CAN I VISIT WHRI BEFORE FARM CAMP?
Absolutely! Please call our office 254-799-5611 about scheduling a visit.
IS LUNCH SERVED?
No lunch will be served, but farm fresh snacks will be provided.
WHAT IS FARM CAMP?
Farm Camp offers hands-on experiential learning about plants, animals and food. Campers will be trained in planting and tending a garden, caring for animals, and cooking nutritious food. They will be motivated to explore and learn more about the world around them through arts, crafts, games, and activities. Campers will be introduced to healthy nutritious snacks, and will learn more about where their food comes from.
WHAT DOES A TYPICAL DAY LOOK LIKE?
Each day will consist of farm-related lessons, games, crafts, story-time, and activities. We will have planned breaks so the campers can rest.
WHAT IS APPROPRIATE DRESS?
All campers MUST wear closed toed shoes, cool clothing that you don’t mind getting dirty, and if possible a hat.
WHEN IS FARM CAMP?
June 24th - 28th, 2019
WHAT ARE THE TIMES?
Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 12:00pm.
HOW OLD DOES MY CHILD HAVE TO BE?
We will accept children ages 7 to 11 years old.
WHERE IS CAMP HELD?
World Hunger Relief, Inc.
356 Spring Lake Rd. Waco, Texas 76705
HOW MUCH IS FARM CAMP?
Farm Camp is $119.00. It includes a t-shirt, water bottle, and nutritious snacks.
WHAT IF I HAVE TO CANCEL?
Please contact McLennan Community College Kids College at phone number: 254-299-8888