Global Source offers summer food and farming programs
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Written by Admin
Monday, 24 May 2010 17:48
Global Source Education has three different Food and Farming programs coming up on Bainbridge Island this spring/summer, for both youth and adults.
Spring Farm-School Programs
For Elementary and Secondary Students
Suyematsu-Bentryn and Morales Farms, May-June 2010
A diverse menu of lived experiences to make a more lived curriculum!
Guided Farm Tours, Farm History & Heritage, Plant Cultivation, Sustainable Agriculture, Habitat and Conservation Studies, Farm as Artistic & Literary Landscape, School Garden Development, School Farm Baskets & Tasting Tables
4th Annual Summer Institute on
Food, Farming, Culture and Education
For K-12 and Community Based Educators
Hosted at Suyematsu-Bentryn Farms, July 26-30, 2010
Connect with people, places, projects ?that will enrich and enliven your teaching and learning!
This unique program offers educators of all kinds an opportunity to deepen their professional repertoire, nurture educational leadership, enhance classroom curricula, and build locally grown farm-school programs. Be well fed and help feed others!
Farm Hands Summer Camps
For Youth Entering Grades K-6
Hosted at Suyematsu-Bentryn and Morales Farms
June 28-July 2; July 5-9; July 12-16, Three Week Long Sessions, Full and Half Day Options
A Locally Grown Farm and Food Experience for Young People!
Join us for a summer week full of learning, playing games and having fun while investigating and experiencing local farm ecology and our community food system. Farm Hands is a fresh and seasonal program of lived experiences on working landscapes aimed at cultivating farm stewardship and food citizenship.