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Summer Camp

Gifts of Love Farm located in Simsbury delivers relevant, hands-on, farm-based teaching strategies to enhance student learning, while promoting the preservation of precious natural resources, focusing on the importance of building sustainable food systems, and protecting local farms. Experienced teachers guide the learning process mixing academic rigor with fun farm-based activities in a friendly and caring environment. See what goes on in a typical day..

The camp is not only fun, but incorporates the importance of community service while educating kids about sound nutritional choices, a healthy lifestyle and the issue of hunger in our community.

The camp is located at the Farm, 73 Wolcott Road, Simsbury - The first week of camp will be prorated due to the change in date for the last day of school this year. Please contact the office at 860-676-2323

Weeks are filling up quickly. 

If you see that a week is full, please call the office 860-676-2323 and ask to speak with Paul Sicilian, Farm Coordinator to put your name on a wait list. 

Paul is also the person handling the scholarships this year. 

Week 1  June 24-28; Week 2  July 8-12; Week 3  July 15-19; Week 4   July 22-26; Week 5 July 29-Aug 2; Week 6  Aug 5 -Aug 9 

Extended Care is offered

AM Care 7:45-8:45 $50 per week ~ PM Care 3:30-5:30 $80 a week

Both AM & PM Care $120 a week

For program descriptions click on link for Camp Flyer camp flyer front-2019(2).pdf & camp flyer back pdf.

Please print and complete the back of the camp flyer.

Please mail all forms to 34 E.Main Street, Avon, CT 06001

Each session has a different theme. Students may attend one or multiple sessions.  

Click Here to print and complete  registration form 

2019 Community Farm of Simsbury PERMISSION SLIP.pdf


Medical-Form.pdf

Medication-Form.pdf

PAYMENT - we apologize our online payment processing is temporarily out of order - please contact Jennifer Reynolds at 860-676-2323 with payment information. 

SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION

Required information for each child to attend camp:

Completed Youth Camp Health Exam Form

Completed Medication Administration Form (if applicable)

Farm Program Registration Form

2019 Gifts of Love Farm Permission Slip

What to bring:

*Lunch: (paper bag with name on it if you wish to have it refrigerated)

*Snack for full day campers, in a separate bag with name on it

Bathing suit and towel - campers are encouraged to wear their bathing suits under their clothes when they come to camp

Sunscreen and bug spray

Water bottle

Water shoes / old sneakers/boots

Change of clothes

Families are all invited and encouraged to attend scheduled FAMILY NIGHTS - 2019 Dates will be posted soon

There will be annual overnight for any camper 10 and older will be held following one of the Family nights

A detailed camp calendar will be available at the start of the camp season

*No peanut products please

 Please note: cell phones and electronic devices are not necessary at camp and should be left at home, should campers bring them we are not responsible for them.   

 

 

 

 

 
 
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