Youth Education

Youth Education


  •  Sat., March 2, 2024
     9:00am - 12:00pm

Spring is around the corner and what can be more of a symbol for this time of year than the clover! Join us in the Youth Garden as we learn about this lucky little flower while making a shamrock bouquet to take home.


  • Seed to Garden Adventure
     Sat., March 9, 2024
     10:00am - 11:30am
  • Wild Foraging Expedition
     Sat., March 23, 2024
     10:00am - 11:30am
  • Blooming Garden Quest
     Sat., April 13, 2024
     10:00am - 11:30am
  • Herbal Odyssey
     Sat., April 27, 2024
     10:00am - 11:30am
  • Pollinators Paradise
     Sat., May 11, 2024
     10:00am - 11:30am
  • Natural Dye Magic
     Sat., May 25, 2024
     10:00am - 11:30am

Eco Warriors is a club for youth ages 12-15 who want to build leadership skills, foster meaningful friendships and become changemakers


  •  Sat., May 4, 2024
     9:00am - 12:00pm

Come bring your sense of adventure as we hike to Cordova Creek with one of our Youth Educators. Along the way we will search for unique plants, creatures, animal tracks and scat, and other cool surprises at the creek.


  •  Tue., June 18, 2024 - Fri., June 21, 2024
     9:00am - 11:30am

Session1. Using stories, songs, crafts, and games, our youngest campers will learn about our farm while enjoying playful, fun-filled mornings. For ages 4-5


  •  Tue., June 25, 2024 - Fri., June 28, 2024
     8:30am - 1:00pm

Session 1. Learn how to grow food and flowers, harvest and cook with our culinary team, and explore new spaces with us! Youth will spend the week learning about the American River Ranch and connecting to their food, their health and the environment. In the garden, around the farm, and at the American River, campers will become stewards of the natural world and build a new community of friends. For ages 6-8


  •  Tue., July 9, 2024 - Fri., July 12, 2024
     8:30am - 1:00pm

Session 1. Learn how to grow food and flowers, harvest and cook with our culinary team, and explore new spaces with us! Youth will spend the week learning about the American River Ranch and connecting to their food, their health and the environment. In the garden, around the farm, and at the American River, campers will become stewards of the natural world and build a new community of friends. For ages 9-12


  •  Tue., July 16, 2024 - Fri., July 19, 2024
     9:00am - 11:30am

Session2. Using stories, songs, crafts, and games, our youngest campers will learn about our farm while enjoying playful, fun-filled mornings. For ages 4-5


  •  Tue., July 23, 2024 - Fri., July 26, 2024
     8:30am - 1:00pm

Session 2. Learn how to grow food and flowers, harvest and cook with our culinary team, and explore new spaces with us! Youth will spend the week learning about the American River Ranch and connecting to their food, their health and the environment. In the garden, around the farm, and at the American River, campers will become stewards of the natural world and build a new community of friends. For ages 6-8


  •  Tue., July 30, 2024 - Fri., August 2, 2024
     8:30am - 1:00pm

Session 2. Learn how to grow food and flowers, harvest and cook with our culinary team, and explore new spaces with us! Youth will spend the week learning about the American River Ranch and connecting to their food, their health and the environment. In the garden, around the farm, and at the American River, campers will become stewards of the natural world and build a new community of friends. For ages 9-12