Summer Camp 2022

Registration now OPEN! We have an excellent line up for the upcoming summer season!!!  Looking forward to returning and new campers!

Register online or upload and send in application

 for questions - 610-838-2928  Kathy

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 NEW THIS YEAR

Counselor-In-Training & Jr. Counselor Positions

 

CIT (counselor-in-training- 14-15yr old) and JR COUNSELOR-  16 yr old 

 

Call 610-838-2928 for questions or schedule a tour and interview.

Application Form

Summer 2022 Details

SEND YOUR SPECIAL YOUNG PERSON TO CAMP IN 2022.

Gift Certificates available for gifting the camp experience for loved ones! We also take checks payable to Flint Hill Farm Educational Center, as well as Visa and MasterCard.

EXPANDED SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS

Look for the themes that interest your camper! We saw great interest last year in our Colonial America theme and are repeating it this year. Weaving and other crafts are new to our program. Please look at the expanded scope and sign up your special camper today!

Slots are limited to 12 campers for each session.

SEND YOUR CAMPER ALL SUMMER

Special Pricing for 4 or more weeks for same child. 10% discount for second child from same family. Campers must be 7 yrs or older.  Special pricing if you register before April 1, 2022. Tell your friends! $25.00 Shopping Coupon at the Farm Store for referral who signs up.  Must notify staff at time of sign up to receive Shopping Credit.

Balance due two weeks before camp starts.

  • 4 weeks- $1260 

  • 5 weeks- $1550

  • 6 weeks- $1860  

  • 7 weeks- $2200

  • 8 weeks- $2530

 

AFTER CARE AVAILABLE FOR ALL CAMPERS

$5.00 PER 1/2 HR. Must be prearranged with camp counselor unless emergency.

Mommy, Daddy, and Me Camp

Ages 2-3 Parent & Child

Tuesday & Thursday morning 9-11AM   $180 FOR 4 HALF DAYS

DETAILS

  • Non Refundable $50 per child deposit holds your spot.

  • Each session must have 5 registered families to run.

  • 10% off if signing up for more than one session. 

DATES

Session 1: June 22, 23, 28, 30 

Farm Animals- how they live and what they eat.  Parents are encouraged to pack healthy snack. Your child will engage in one unique craft daily.

 

Session 2: July 12,14, 19, 21   

Woodland Animals- where do they live and what the eat.  Parents are encouraged to pack healthy snack. Your child will engage in one craft daily.

 

Session 3: Aug 2,4, 9,11    

Gardens, Flowers, pollinators- Special morning with Beekeeper Eric! Planting, watering and sharing the yummy produce from our vegetable and herb gardens. Parents are encouraged to pack healthy snack. Your child will engage in one craft daily.

PDF for Registration

KinderCamp

Ages 4-6

8:30-11:45 AM Monday-Friday   $190 HALF DAY

DETAILS

  • Extended care is available after 11:30 for an additional charge $5.00 per half hour

  • Non-refundable deposit required of $50.00 per child per week .   Balance is due two weeks prior to start of camp week.

  • As the goal of our camp is to teach children in a safe environment, we reserve the right to cancel summer camp for any child who is unable to follow safety rules.

  • Children should wear appropriate attire for exploring the farm. Additional outfit should also be provided. Suggested attire of shorts, sneakers and rain slickers.

 

DATES

June 20-June 24th   

Who lives in the Woods??? Exploring woods & woodland creatures!  Visit to the woods, stories and games.  

July 4--8th    

Chickens, Goats, Horses, Cows!  All live on the farm.  Visiting the barns & pastures to better appreciate the "home" of each animal.    

July 18th-22   

What grows in the garden?  Taste, smell, feel yummy garden goodies.  How to plants grow?  Fun in the garden and greenhouse!  

Aug 1- 5 

Who lives in the Woods???  

Aug 8-12th   

Chickens, Goats, Horses and Cows!   

 

Friday is Family Day

Parents are invited to come on Friday and join the group, share the adventure and treats to close the very special week.​

Horse Lovers Camp

Ages 7-13

8:30AM-3:00PM Monday-Friday               $375 FULL DAY

 

DETAILS

  • FULL DAY CAMPER DETAILS

  • $100 per camper non refundable deposit to hold your slot.

  • No experience necessary, young people enjoy hours of fun & recreation learning new skills and making new friends.

  • Horse camp offers 4 hours of riding and horse related activities in the AM, crafts and horse related programs in the PM.

  • A special Horse Show is open for families on Friday show off new skills and new friends.

  • Limited spaces available

  • An additional outfit for other activities should also be provided, shorts and sneakers and rain slickers.

  • Children should wear appropriate attire for riding, long pants, and shoes with heels. Riding helmets are required and can be rented for $2.00 per day. Please notify need on  your application.

  • As the goal of our camp is to teach children in a safe environment, we reserve the right to cancel summer camp for any child who refuses to follow safety rules.

DATES

 

July 4th-8th

Horse Lovers Camp- Happy July 4th!!!   

July 18-22rd

Horse Lovers Camp- Show Horse week on Friday!  Remember to invite your family.  Meet the Farrier with Mr. Graham Wilkerson- horse shoeing education and demonstration  

Aug 8-12

Horse Lovers Camp- horse handling skills. Special focus on skills for your own horse or continuing with riding lessons.  Riding on Ben our Draft horse Big Ben, care of saddles and bridles, basic horse health.   

Farm Camp

Ages 7-13

8:30AM-3:00PM Monday-Friday               $375 FULL DAY

 

DETAILS

  • FULL DAY CAMPER DETAILS

  • $100 per camper non refundable deposit to hold your slot.

  • This involves our camper with all aspects of the summer season on the farm.

  • Time is divided between gardening, animal care and handling and forestry projects. Each group is unique, creating their own area of focus for the week.

  • Limited spaces available

  • An additional outfit for other activities should also be provided, shorts and sneakers and rain slickers.

  • As the goal of our camp is to teach children in a safe environment, we reserve the right to cancel summer camp for any child who refuses to follow safety rules.

DATES

June 27- July 1 

Farm Camp- Explore the world of farming in and around 1930's. Projects: making a water cistern, work the garden plot, make jam from seasonal fruit.  Enjoy the animals, plants, and woods of June. Dress for the weather!!  

July 11-15 

Farm Camp with Gardening/carpentry

July 25-29 

Farm Camp - Camping skills , butter making, colonial Johnny Cakes  baking- make our brick bake oven 

Full Day Campers

Farming Experience


The farm week will introduce campers to the source of their food, good soil practices, composting, earth worms and local pollinators. The expanded  “Woods and Pasture walk” developed in collaboration with the PA Department of Forestry will introduce campers to the area’s rich   natural  resources.  Since the farm is also a Registered a Certified Raw Milk Goat Dairy, the campers will be involved with the daily feeding and care of our dairy herd.  Each day has a different theme: Horses and their care, Goats/Cows-Dairy and Cheesemaking, Garden and woods, Chickens-housing, feeding and care/eggs. Friday is Parents Day.  Put the time aside to come and see what your campers learned! 6 calves due between July and August!

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR BOTH FULL DAY CAMPS:

Long pants in the AM. All campers may bring a change of clothing for afternoon games and crafts, such as shorts & sneakers.  All campers should have sunscreen, and bug repellent, as well as a rain slicker for inclement weather.

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Whether your camper has chosen the farm’s horseback riding or farming experience, your child will never forget their time here at Flint Hill Farm Summer Camp.  We are located on 26 acres on the top of Flint Hill in beautiful Lehigh County.  

Camper goals:

  • Increased self esteem

  • Team work ethic

  • Greater awareness of food choice options

  • Appreciation for soil, plants and animals