The Summer Program

Get out of the city and grow, learn and thrive at our educational Farm Program for children. Enjoy one of six weeks of The Summer Program with hands-on, educational activities with chickens, geese, goats, rabbits, pig, cow, horses and ponies, and cats and dogs too! Learn the care and maintenance of each of the farm animals and get active with gardening, game time and learn to ride a horse. Academics are important; the entire program is taught by an experienced, Oregon State Certified Teacher. Please bring a sack lunch.

Session 2, The week of the Geese, July 6-10

$249.00

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Get out of the city and on to a beautiful, 68-acre Farm Program for children. Learn good life lessons and academic skills while enjoying nature. Our Program is taught by an experienced, Oregon State Certified Teacher. We have many different types of Farm Program animals such as chickens, ducks, geese, pig, dogs, goats, sheep, cow, horses and donkeys. Each week is similar and similar with horse husbandry and horse-riding time, but during the Focus Feature, we will teach extra and specific information on the Focus animal of that week. Learn about those loud and amazing geese and ganders and the eggs too!

For Students going into 2nd-6th grade. 18 students maximum. $249 for the week plus $48 Bus.

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Unless OMF obtains the container with preprinted, pharmacy instructions and a written release and instructions from you we cannot dispense any prescription medications. For nonprescription medications, we must have a written note with instructions, date and signature of parent or guardian along with original container. Please do not give any medications directly to the student to be taken while at OMF to ensure that another child does not come in contact with your medication. Your understanding is appreciated!

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The above named student may participate in any of the programs offered this summer at Old McDonald’s Farm, Inc. (OMF, Inc.). I have the authority to act on this student’s behalf and I release OMF, Inc. and its representatives from liability in the event of accidental injury or illness. I give my permission for this student to receive emergency medical treatment. I accept full responsibility for any expense incurred in providing medical treatment for this child. I understand the inherent risks of working on a farm, in a garden, in nature, with farm animals and including working with and riding horses.

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COVID NOTICE – What is happening on Fridays?

Given the Virus, we are not doing our Friday Wrap Up Party as usual. Friends and family are not welcome to join us on Friday afternoons please, as in the past. We will end at noon Fridays so please plan to pick up your student at the Farm Program at noon on Fridays only or we will transport students back to Portland if they have been taking the bus all week. Please pick up your student at 12:30 on Fridays at Concorde Career College if we are transporting them.

Schedule

  • Monday-Friday, 8:30-2:50
  • (Bus Times 7:50 & 3:30 p.m.)
  • The Summer Program and Jr. Vet. Program Week presentations for the parents are on Fridays from 2:00 sharp to 3:30.  “Gray Shirts” give presentations too.  Please bring something to share. Finger food is best but whatever you want to share is fine by us. OMF is not coordinating the food.

What is the cost?

The cost of the Summer Program is $249 per student. The cost of the Jr. Vet. Week is $259.