Kids’ Camps at Merck Forest
Merck Forest and Farmland Center offers fun, educational camps that will get kids exploring the outdoors through hands-on activities during Forest Day Camp, July 22 to 26. At Eco Day Camp, August 5 to 9, outdoor workshops, trainings and special events will allow them to explore various ecosystems. Both will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. The cost for each is $250 per camper. Farm Chores for Children will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Thursdays, July 11, 18 and 25, and August 1,8 and 15. Participants will learn what is involved in taking care of farm animals, nuturing plants and tending to the Farm’s berry bushes. The cost is $5 per person. Contact Liz Ruffa at 802-394-2579 or [email protected] for more information. Merck is located at 3270 Route 315 in Rupert. For more information, visit merckforest.org.