Explore the world of wild plants, animals and folk craft. Get your hands dirty learning to care for the land. Create useful, beautiful and often delicious homestead crafts. Our Wilders go beyond the farm, journeying into a world where our gardens grow through the natural forest.
Summer Camps 2016 Bay Area
Choose your own adventure with different weekly themes:
Grade 1-5 Urban Farms & Survival: Learn self-reliance skills in the city wilds of Berkeley and beyond. Explore caring for animals of the urban homestead and how to forage for survival resources everywhere.
Grade 1-5 Forage, Feast, and Campfire Cooking: Learn campfire cookery. Bake with Dutch ovens, fry with skewers, and griddle on cast iron. Identify edible plants, preserve foods and cook a feast to feed the village!
Grade 1-5 Woodworking and Forest Craft: Embark on forest and folk craft adventures. Practice woodworking and carving. Make containers or baskets, and even fashion natural rope.
Grade 1-5 Animals, Fiber Arts, and Folk Craft: Learn skills of animal husbandry. Weave and spin their wool. Explore wild spaces, connecting with local animals and plants that occupy them.