Nature & Craft Program

June 24th – August 22rd
Monday – Thursday
9:00 – 12:00

Come and experience life on a working farm! Our goal this year is to give your child a fun, safe and educational look at farming and nature. All new activities include planting and maintaining our own garden and helping care for the animals. Our program is designed for children 3½-7. Children may be grouped by age for activities.

Sign up for a full week, a day or a day each week. Same day drop-in is available.

Themes for this year include:

Week 1: Strawberry Surprises.
Week 2: Let's Plant a Garden!
Week 3: Bees, Butterflies and Bugs.
Week 4: Farm Animal Friends.
Week 5: Cowboy and Cowgirl Fun!
Week 6: Feathered Friends on the Farm.
Week 7: Tractors and Other Farm Machinery.
Week 8: Summer Harvest: Farm Fresh Foods.
Week 9: Get Ready for Apples!

Weekly ongoing activities include:

  • Maintaining our garden.
  • Helping to care for the animals.
  • Crafts using as much natural & recycled material as possible.
  • Songs and stories.
  • Simple cooking and snack-making.
  • Exploring the farm by hiking, nature walks and scavenger hunts.
  • Occasional guest visitors.
  • Fun science projects.
  • Weekly Farmyard Follies: fun and old-fashioned games and challenges.

Cost: $135.00/week, $40 per day. Siblings receive 10% discount. Pre-register now or take advantage of same day sign up for an additional $10.00 per day.

You can download required documents here.

Smolak Farms 2013 Nature Registration


Parent Information

Release Form

Mail all forms to: Smolak Farms, 315 South Bradford Street, North Andover, MA 01845, Attn: Education or drop off forms at the Education & Activities office.

Email for more information or call Kathy at 978-687-4029.