Farm Bioscience

Monday, September 11, 2017Monday, October 23, 2017 (7 weeks)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please register by: Mon, Aug 28, 2017

Description: Explore plant and animal biology on a working farm. Learn as you work hands-on with the plants and livestock of Gale Woods Farm. Explore such topics as genetics, ecosystems, sustainable farming practices, animals systems, food production and much more.

This curriculum is part of a two-year rotation of four sessions (in the fall and spring of each year). Participants may start at any point in the four sessions. Participants do not need to enroll in the full two years, but they will benefit the most if they are able to do so.

Target age range: Farm BioScience is designed for the skills and interests of children ages 12 to 16 years.

Cost per child/student: $89
Cost per adult/educator: free, welcome as assistants to farm educator

Registration: Reservations required by two weeks prior. Register online for class number 6GAL1010 or by phone call to 763-559-6700.

Maximum class size: 10 students
If the class is full, call Gale Woods Farm at 763-694-2001 to be placed on the wait list. Additional educators will be added, as available, if there is sufficient interest.

Parent/guardian/educator policy: Farm Bioscience is a drop-off class. Parents are welcome to attend in the role of volunteer assistants to the Farm Educator.

For more information, contact Gale Woods Farm at 763-694-2001 or visit threeriversparks.org/location/gale-woods-farm.

For more information about Three Rivers Park District homeschool programming, visit threeriversparks.org/page/homeschool

 


Information subject to change. Please check with Gale Woods Farm for the most current information.