Camp

Spring Break Camp 2014 Week 3 Apr 14 - Apr 18
9am - 12pm Half-day | 3-4 years
Mon - Fri: $75/day | Full Week: $325
9am - 3pm Full-day | 4-8 years
Mon - Fri: $125/day | Full Week: $550

Spring is in the air on the farm and we want you to join us. Ladybugs, baby chicks, caterpillars to butterflies and more! All children will have up close and personal experiences with our animals in the petting zoo and be a part of live animal science classes. They will cook in our kitchen, create art masterpieces, and sing along with the guitar in music. Since Spring will be upon us, all children will go outside every day to the park at Asphalt Green and our full-day campers will play outdoor games in Carl Shurz Park (weather-permitting). We will provide a snack for half-day campers before pick up and full-day campers please bring a nut-free lunch. We will provide snack before pick up from camp.

June Camp 2014 May 27 - June 27
9:30am - 12:30pm | 3-5 years
Mon - Fri: $395 | Mon, Wed, Fri: $255 | Tues, Thurs: $185

Our June Camp is a half-day camp experience which is offered before our main summer camp begins. Children ages 3-5 years old can join us for all 5 days per week or choose our 3-day or 2-day option. Every week our program will revolve around a theme, such as beach week, safari week, artists week and more. The children will begin with open play and getting our day started in our preschool room. Then from there they will move onto art, music with live guitar and singing, a hands-on animal class in our indoor petting zoo, cooking in our kitchen and outdoor play at Asphalt Green playground. Three experienced teachers will work with 15 children per group. We are looking forward to having you help us kick the summer off right!

Summer Camp 2014 Enjoy your city summer on our country farm!

Our indoor eco-friendly facility offers a full day and half day camp experience for children ages 3 to 8. All children get hands on experience learning about and caring for our live animals in our award winning petting zoo. It's time for them to coo with the birds and hop with the bunnies.

Camp activies include animal science/care, cooking, crazy science experiments, nature, music, drama and outdoor play at our local parks and playgrounds, Asphalt Green and Carl Schurz Park. All campers play outdoors every day. They have soccer twice a week with Super Soccer Stars and our full day campers swim at The 92nd St Y.

Every week we focus on a different theme. All children get to experience our theme entertainers and our full day campers get to go on excursions which relate to our themes. Our art projects and many of our activies revolve around our weekly themes making camp a different experience every week.

General Summer Camp Information:
  • Summer Camp Dates: June 30th - August 22th, 2014
  • All campers eat lunch at The Art Farm. You may either pack your child a lunch or buy one through us from Red Rabbit.
  • If you choose to pack your child's lunch please pack with an ice pack and no nuts. We are a nut-free environment.
  • Groups are based on 15 children + 3 teachers
  • Swimming and field trips are offered to full day campers only.
  • Tuition is calculated by the number of weeks your child is enrolled.
  • We offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Half Day Hamsters Group 9am - 12:30pm | 3-4 years
Mon - Fri: $525 | Mon, Wed, Fri: $385 | Tues, Thurs: $275
Early Drop Off 8:30am - 9:00am: $15/day

We offer a half day camp with a warm nurturing program so that separation is easy. Children spend time on the farm learning about and caring for our animals. They create art masterpieces, bake goodies, sing their favorite songs and play soccer with Super Soccer Stars. The children go outside every day. Twice a week they participate in soccer at Carl Schurz Park and when they are not playing soccer they go to the outdoor playground at Asphalt Green. Every week the children get to participate in a weekly theme event which takes place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays so all children get to enjoy the fun. Please pack a lunch for your child and if your child is not fully potty trained please send him or her in pull-ups. view schedule

Full Day Froggies Group 9am - 3pm | 4-5 years
Mon - Fri: $650 | Mon, Wed, Fri: $525 | Tues, Thurs: $385
Early Drop Off 8:30am - 9:00am: $15/day
Extended Day 3:00pm - 5pm $30/day

Our full day campers participate in music, art, cooking, animal care, science, nature and outdoor play. They also play sports every day. Twice a week they play soccer at Carl Schurz Park instructed by Super Soccer Stars. They also swim twice a week at the 92nd Street Y, where they receive swim lessons instructed by the Red Cross trained lifeguards. Your child can be a beginner in the pool or a pro. The swim teachers will assess the children and teach lessons appropriately. On Wednesdays the children have field day in Carl Schurz Park. Every week we focus on a different theme. The children enjoy special theme presentations and they will also get a chance to venture out on field trips throughout the summer. view schedule

Full Day Geckos Group 9am - 3pm | 5-8 years
Mon - Fri: $650 | Mon, Wed, Fri: $525 | Tues, Thurs: $385
Early Drop Off 8:30am - 9:00am: $15/day
Extended Day 3:00pm - 5pm $30/day

Our full day campers participate in music, art, cooking, animal care, science, nature and outdoor play. They also play sports every day. As the campers grow older we like to encourage independence through picking out what activities they want to participate in. Therefore, we give our Geckos group a chance to create their own schedule. The Geckos participate in electives twice a week where they get to customize their day. They can choose from jewelry making, digital photography, computer, wood working, dance, drama, animal science, sports and karaoke. Twice a week they play soccer at Carl Schurz Park instructed by Super Soccer Stars. They also swim twice a week at the 92nd Street Y, where they receive swim lessons instructed by the Red Cross trained lifeguards. Your child can be a beginner in the pool or a pro. The swim teachers will assess the children and teach lessons appropriately. On Wednesdays the children have field day in Carl Schurz Park where they play relay races and outdoor games. Every week we focus on a different theme. The children enjoy special theme presentations and they will also get a chance to venture out on field trips throughout the summer. view schedule

 
 
Week 1
June 30th - July 3rd
Party in the USA: We are celebrating the red, white and blue as we explore what makes our country unique as we finish off with patriotic birthday party!
Week 2
July 7th - 11th
(no camp July 4th, 5th)
Barnyard Fun: Join the Barnyard Fun and meet visiting goats, sheep, ducks and more!
Week 3
July 14th - 18th
Growing in the Garden: We will be digging in the garden, and making art out of recyclable materials as we embrace the natural world around us and how to preserve it.
Week 4
July 21st - 25th
Under the Big Top: Come one, come all! Join The Art Farm for a week of silliness and fun including face-painting, balloon animals, carnival games and tons more!
Week 5
July 28 - Aug 1st
Tropical Excursion: Come take a dip in the deep blue sea as we explore the ocean and its creatures. We've made sure to pack our lei's and grass skirts for an island adventure along the way. Splashing through the sprinklers in the park will make this week a whale of a good time!
Week 6
Aug 4th - August 8th
Blast-off to Space: Prepare for an out-of-this-world adventure as our space cadets learn about space travel, the solar system and what it takes to be an astronaut.
Week 7
August 11th - 15th
Safari Adventure: Grab your binoculars and join us as we set out on an expedition through the safari! Snakes, alligators, hedgehogs, and other exotic creatures visit The Art Farm!
Week 8
August 18th - 22nd
Cruise Around the World: Bon Voyage!! Campers will have fun getting their passports stamped as we travel around the world in five days! Learning about different cultures, traditions, foods, flags and more!
Activities
  • Animal Care/Science
  • Cooking
  • Music & Drama
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Outdoor Play Time
  • Soccer with Super Soccer Stars
  • Swimming
  • Science Experiments
  • Nature
  • Special Weekly Theme Entertainers
  • Field Trips
  • Martial Arts
  • more...