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Luscher Farm childrens garden

Children's Garden Classes & Activities

Luscher Farm Summer Camps

Nature on the Farm Mini-Camp

Children discover nature through play and mindful activities.  Each morning begins with yoga and singing, followed by nature-based activities, healthy garden snacks, and traditional games played in the field. To register, click here.

Food Around the World Camp

Make dishes with international flair. Learn about different cultures and geographic regions, and the interesting ways they approach food. Learn about organic gardening and help grow your own food for lunch. FULL

Cooking and Gardening Camp

Learn food preparation and presentation techniques with farm fresh ingredients. Kids get hands-on experience growing, harvesting, and preparing delicious food from the garden. Healthy lunch prepared everyday by students. Register here.

In My Backyard Camp

Help build a worm bin, learn about organic gardening, chickens and the water cycle. Engage in science experiments and games. Harvest food to make lunch by solar cooking. Daily hikes. Register here.

Gardening and Fiber Arts Camp

Play with fiber arts each day, delving into felting, weaving, and dyeing. Help maintain the Children's Garden, harvest a healthy snack and gather items from the farm to use in projects. To register, click here.

Garden Art Camp

Explore art and nature in playfully creative ways! Gardens are full of colors and textures that inspire artists. Our creations will be displayed at the end of the week for family and friends. To register click here.

Knitting and Weaving Camp

Join others learning to knit and weave. Begin by knitting a dishcloth, then move on to a scarf, headband or a bag. Learn to weave using conventional supplies and materials from the garden.To register, click here.

Tractors, Trucks and Trailers

Climb on Big Red, a tractor very similar to the one Rudy Luscher used. Dig in our digging corner, plant seeds. Listen to stories and make farm related crafts. To register click here.

Luscher Farm Classes

Garden Babies

Parents bring your wee one to the Farm for some fun garden based activities. Parents must accompany children. Class is held rain or shine!

Ages 0 -3 Staff LUSCH
Free Drop-In Program
10-10:45a M 4/7-8/25*

no class 5/26

Barnyard Tales

Join Luscher Farm staff for a weekly story time on the farm, followed by a short tour of the Children’s Garden. Parents
must accompany children.

Ages 3-8 Staff LUSCH
Free Drop-In Program
10-11a W 4/9-8/28

Flower Power for Kids

Make a flower themed gift to take home for Mother’s Day. Gather items from the Children’s Garden pollinator bed to
create a special masterpiece for Mom while learning about flowers.
Ages 5-12 Staff LUSCH
Res $20/Non-Res $30
2229030 10a-12p Sa 5/10

Cooking Series with Chef Laura Content- Register Now!

Little Chefs

Bring your preschooler to the Farm for an interactive
learning experience. Make a healthy snack together with
produce from the garden and develop a life-long love for
the culinary arts.
Ages 3-8 Content LUSCH
Res $19/Non-Res $29

Sun Toast and Fruit Kabobs
2325530 9:30-10:15a Sa 4/26

Cooking for Teens

Take the fear, mystery and unknown out of cooking! Join us
in the farmhouse kitchen and discover how to make your
favorite meals. Learn kitchen safety, proper food handling
and cooking & baking techniques.
Ages 13-18 Content LUSCH
Res $27/Non-Res $41

Tamales and Mexican Hot Chocolate
2325541 2-4p Sa 5/17

Kids in the Kitchen

Hands-on fun in the kitchen! Learn important cooking skills
while preparing a healthy meal using produce from the
Children’s Garden. Allow creativity to mesh with culinary
techniques for exciting results!
Ages 6-15 Content LUSCH
Res $27/Non-Res $41

Spring Fling Pizza and Snickerdoodles
2228001 11a-1p Sa 4/26

Macaroni and Cheese, Carrot Cupcakes
2228002 11a-1p Sa 5/17

Multigrain Waffles and Fruit Compote

3228000 11a-1p Sa 6/14

Potstickers and Ginger Cookies

3228001 11a-1p Sa 7/12

Cannelloni and Vanilla Bean Gelato

3228002 11a-1p Sa 8/16