summer camp at Abernethy Elementary's School Garden! Ages 5-12 welcome to all
reserve a spot simple email Sarah Sullivan, Garden Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org I
will send you a confirmation email with the registration forms required.
July 12th, 13th,
9am-1pm. Cost: $120.
Campers will plant, harvest and care for the gardens at Abernethy Elementary.
Participants will learn about local food, urban farming, cooking and edible
natives. Ages 5-12 welcome.
Green Building/Cooking Camp:
9am-4pm. Cost: $215.
Campers will have a chance to choose from a variety of other
activities such as helping create a new compost bin, building a worm bin, bean
trellises, and a container it the kitchen-courtyard for culinary herbs to green
the Abernethy schoolyard! We will also harvest fresh produce from the
garden and cook it in the Abernethy kitchen. Ages 5-12 welcome.
Science in the Garden:
August 2nd, 3rd,
9am-3pm. Cost: $220. Campers will learn about the magic
of compost, the role of pollinators and bugs, and the art of seed saving.
Campers will also learn about nutrition while making seasonal dishes in the
kitchen. One day will include a walking field trip to a local restaurant for a
tour and talk with some real Chefs! Ages 5-12 welcome. Lunch provided.
NOTE: Camp ends at 3pm, not 4pm.
Please inquire about scholarships:
2421 Southeast Orange Avenue
Portland, OR 97214-5398
Garden of Wonders Program:
As one of the leaders in the local farm to school movement, Abernethy has had 6 successful years of providing comprehensive food based education,
gardening space, access to fresh produce through our healthy lunch program and a focus on wellness to improve
learning and instill lifelong habits for optimal health. With a focus on nutrition, the culture of food and cooking the Abernethy Cafeteria and Garden of Wonders have received 5 awards in the past 2 years.
Instructors: Sarah Sullivan, Garden of Wonders Program Coordinator, Permaculture Instructor
Nicole Hoffman, Abernethy Elementary's Chef
Nori Gordon, Garden of Wonders Food and Garden Educator