Waltham Fields Community Farm
240 Beaver Street, Waltham, MA 02452
Multi-session spring Learning Garden programs for ages 6-13. Spring is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors! From cooking delicious food, to planting our spring crops to caring for the Waltham Fields' chickens, there's so much to do! Our Learning Garden Programs enable hands-on learning about natural ecosystems, crop production and the farm environment, nutrition and food choices, and group cooperation. Children participate in a range of activities such as planting vegetables, exploring the compost pile, observing wildlife, playing games, and cooking. We focus on Farm-to-Table programming, providing opportunities for participants to make and try healthful, farm fresh snacks in the solar powered kitchen of our outdoor classroom.
After School Garden Explorers for ages 5-13
Six 1.5-hour long sessions, Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays, 3:30-5:00pm. $90
Enjoy the spring planting season, by exploring the farm with hands-on farming projects, cooking healthy snacks andgrowing veggies, caring for our chickens and learning about the natural environment.
Please Note: All sessions take place outdoors, rain or shine! Please wear closed-toed shoes, bring sun protection (sunscreen, a hat), a reusable water bottle, and rain gear if necessary.
We look forward to seeing you on the farm this season!