The Hartsbrook School

Farm Camp

FarmCampCultivating a Child’s Connection to Nature –
Farm Camp offers children a fun learning opportunity to work hands-on with animals and to participate in a variety of agricultural and craft activities.  Farm Camp is open to children at The Hartsbrook School, as well as children from the wider community.


Farm Camp serves the following age groups:

• Sprouts (ages 4 to 6 years) get an introduction to the animals and taking care of them.
• Young Stewards (ages 6 to 12 years) will have more hands on animal experience.
• CITs (ages 13 to 15 years) assist the counselors, organize activities and help with campers.

FCfeedWeb All Farm Camp sessions meet Monday through Friday, from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Spring Session:  Register Now
April 18-22    Young Stewards Only

Summer Sessions:  Register Now
June 20-24, June 27- July 1, July 5-8, July 11-15

Cost: $390 per week ($40 sibling discount)
$600 for CIT’s (two week session)

For more information, call Hartsbrook at (413) 586-1908, ext. 116 or email:

“My child very much enjoyed the journaling, wool craft, animal care, water games, new songs, as well as time with her friends and her great counselors.”

“The best part of Farm Camp for my son was feeling satisfied that he did important work.”

Farm Camp Forms (pdfs)

Farm Camp Emergency Contact Form 2016

Health Form

Transportation Form

MA School Health Record

Immunization Exemption Form

See Also

Vacation Farm Camp in Hadley Fosters Relationship with Nature (Springfield Republican, April 22, 2014)