News & Announcements

Nationwide Potluck

7th Annual Nationwide Potluck Weekend March 31-April 1-april 2, 2017 F&W camper families, staff, alumni and friends are getting together and you are invited! Potlucks are a fun way to connect with other members of the F&W community in a … Continue reading

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2017 Summer Registration!

Registration for F&W’s summer camps in 2017 is open! Spaces are filling up fast.                                                      Register Today!!

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House Parties!!

F&W is interested in bringing together alumni, families, and friends to reconnect and strengthen our community. Here are some of the camper-oriented events we offer throughout the year. House PartieS and gatherings 2017 In the late fall and winter, F&W … Continue reading

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Ice Cutting Feb. 17-20, 2017

Registration is open for Ice Cutting from Feb. 17-20. Help us stock Flying Cloud’s ice house with blocks of frozen ice from the pond. More details here.  

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Harvest Weekend – Oct. 7-10

Join F&W staff as we harvest the remaining crops and put the gardens to rest for the winter at Harvest Weekend, Oct. 7-10. In preparation for the impending cold weather and snow, you will chop and stack wood, secure all … Continue reading

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Interdependence Day Musings

Erik Erikson: Life doesn’t make any sense without interdependence. We need each other, and the sooner we learn that, the better for us all. We celebrated Interdependence Day recently, with most camps singing songs that reflected how interconnected we are … Continue reading

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Rebecca’s Welcome

I know Summer 2016 is approaching rapidly when I see fiddleheads and wildflowers emerging on our F&W lands. Our pigs, alpacas and sheep are enjoying the spring grass as they graze on pastures around campus. The goat kids were just … Continue reading

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Why Summer Camp?

Here is a link to a recent Washington Post article about the lifelong benefits of summer camp. As camp approaches, some questions may arise. Here is a link to another Washington Post article about helping children make the transition to … Continue reading

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Year-round Position Available

Farm & Wilderness is hiring for a Capital Campaign Director for the public phase. More details are available here.

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Spring Planting – May 27-30

Join us as we prepare camps for the upcoming summer by turning soil, planting seedlings, rowing docks and other fun adventures. More details here.

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