Camp Creative 2022
Come be crafty with Inspiring Your Child at the Groton Farm School in Groton, MA this summer! Campers will have a chance each day to create some fun art, move and groove around the farm, meet the animals, and so much more! Each week will have a different activity focus so please check out what we have to offer on the next page for our young friends this summer.
Camp starts June 27th and runs Monday - Friday until July 29th.
We have offerings for Grades K-6th
The 5-12 yr old group will be split into two sections each week so campers can be with kids their own age: Alpacas- for kids in or entering grades K-2 & Equines for kids entering grades 3-6
Price per week: $400 (early bird special: $375 until February 28th)
Camp Hours 9am-3pm
(AM and PM extended care is possible, please see camp information sheet for details.)
All camps include outdoor play time as the weather permits. In case of rain we will have access to areas under cover. Please read our camp information sheet for details about: daily schedules, camp procedures, camper checklist, and registration requirements. Our IYC Policies and Participant Handbook is also always available online.
Options for weekly camp activities:
Week One: June 27- July 1
Up Up and Away
We are all STEAMed Up for this camp that will combine science and art! With air, art, and science as our muse, campers will engage in activities that have a science and art twist that relate to the air including paper airplane challenges, egg drops, paint pendulums, rocket launchers, giant marble runs and so much more. This is the perfect camp for future scientists, artists, builders, tinkers, and engineers.
Week Two: July 4-8
Christmas in July! “Oh My!”
It is never too early to celebrate the holidays. Our elves, oops! we mean campers, will create, make, and participate in a holiday themed camp where they will make gifts, play reindeer games, and enjoy a holiday themed camp in July.
Week Three: July 11-15
Creating with Clay
This camp is all about making with clay. We will make clay jewelry, pinch pot creatures, clay trays, clay animals and more. Campers will also be encouraged to use different materials to enhance their clay creations.
Week Four: July 18-22
Field Day Palooza
Hip Hip Hooray! Who doesn’t love field day?
We sure do! Each day of camp will be different field day events based on a theme. On the last day campers will get to vote on their favorite field day events to play on the last day. This is a great opportunity to engage in some outdoor fun on 20 acres of land.
Week Five: July 25-29
In this sew creative camp we will make a variety of items by hand and sewing machines (for advanced sewers). Projects include but are not limited to plushies, drawstring bags, glove monsters, bean bag chickens, dolls, a simple skirt, scrunchies. Campers will get to design their own creations with support from Camp Creative Staff.
All Weeks: Crafting Club for Mature Campers
Is your child entering 7th to 9th grade? Send them to our Crafting Club! It will be full of fun activities on a beautiful farm. They can hang out with the animals, learn some new crafts, and work on them independently after instructions. The club will run the same hours as camp (9am-3pm). Activities included (but are not limited to): giant paper flowers, picture frame art, key chains, bracelets, friendship necklaces, shirts, sewing, and much more. Campers will also have the option to visit with animals, do farm chores, and swim in the afternoon. Total: $375 per week (10 Camper Max)