Tag Archives: Farm

Farm School 2013

Where does our food come from?  Where is it grown and how does it get to our plate?  Are some foods healthier than others?  What does it take to become a farmer? Akron students from Findley CLC spent three days … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Highlights

It’s hard to believe summer camp season has already come and gone.  We had a blast with our kids this year doing everything from outdoor skills to making cheese.  Each week of our summer offered a different themed camp.  Here … Continue reading

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Summer Camp In Your National Park

Come spend your summer with us in Cuyahoga Valley National Park!  With weeks focusing on Theater, Survivor, Farm, Chef, Tent Camping, and Jr. Ranger Exploration, you can pick the themes that sound best to you.  Hiking, campfires and camp songs … Continue reading

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From Farm to Fork

As I watched the slurry of chicken, pig, and sheep poop run down the driveway while I sprayed off thirty pairs of child-sized boots with the hose, I thought to myself, “this is one of those tasks listed under ‘other … Continue reading

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Farm Camp

Farm Camp was in full force last week here at the EEC.  Twenty students from an Akron Boys & Girls Club enjoyed a week of history, harvest, animal care, and even farm chores!  Based out of the Stanford House, Hale … Continue reading

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Summer Staff Training Week

Summer is finally here!  It was a quick transition into summer camp mode this year with field instructor interns leaving Everett on Friday or Saturday and new summer staff moving in on Sunday.  This summer we are fortunate to have … Continue reading

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Summer Camp at CVEEC

As the days start to get longer, the temperature a little warmer, and spring break has come and gone, I am anxiously awaiting for summer to arrive.  Although June 1st marks the last day of our resident program for the … Continue reading

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