Archives: February 2017

LDBA Day Camp and Farm Camp dates and info

LDBA-Brooklyn, NY

LDBA/NYC DAY CAMP:
Summer ARTS Camp
Monday- Thursday, 9am-3pm
Session 1: July 17-20
$800 per week
Enrollment for sibling:
$700 per week

LOCATION: LDBA Summer Arts Classroom, Williamsburg Public Library Studio- 240 Division Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11211
LDBA will take your kids on a New York City Arts and Parks exploration! Activities and field trips include: Daily art classes with emphasis on the fine arts, including watercolor, painting, drawing, collage and sculpture. We will travel to MOMA, (MOMA art lab), Explore History and SPACE at the Natural History Museum and Planetarium, Visit Natural Dye Gardens and then learn how to dye and batik textiles, and many other hands on art projects! Price includes all Metro rides, Museum admissions, snacks, and water, as well as art supplies and camp T-shirt. Students bring their own lunch, sunscreen and a change of clothes. Waiver, information form and details provided upon registration. Please register soon for the limited number of spots available!


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LDBA FARM CAMP 2017:
DATE: JULY 24-28, 2017
Ages: 7-12 (Mature 6yr.olds will be considered. Children must be able to sleep away from parents for 5 nights.)
Location: Mark Firth’s Farm, near Great Barrington, MA
Price for the week: $1500.00 (Price includes all food, water, tents, classes, art supplies and transportation including to and from camp, pick up/drop off in Williamsburg).

Sign your kiddo up for a camping experience they will never forget! LDBA is pleased to announce registration is open for the 5th annual Farm Camp! For five days and nights your child will learn invaluable skills such as how to pitch their own tents, how to build and manage shelters and fires safely, how to make arrows, tie knots, identify plants, mushrooms and trees, how to milk cows, feed and care for chickens, pigs, sheep and goats. We will learn about bees, gardens, pottery, foraging, and so much more. Daily art, cooking and survival classes will be held and visiting artists will teach special workshops. Food will come from surrounding farms and is cooked by professional chefs, as well as food from Prairie Whale, Mark and Bettina’s restaurant in Great Barrington! We will visit farms in the area, but the main farm school will be on the Firth Farm. Kids will sleep in canvas tents, hike in the great outdoors, swim, fish, play soccer, hone their skills and enjoy the great outdoors. We have 6 core councilors (cpr certified) who will be there day and night, and many visiting artists and teachers- we also have a tipi!
Parents are welcome on the final night, ( Friday, July 28th), to come join us for dinner and a sleep over- (parent transport and camping supplies not included)-
Purchase is available in full, or you can reserve a spot with a non-refundable deposit that will be applied to the full price.
Waiver, information form, supplies list and details provided after registration. Please register soon for the limited number of spots available!