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New Hanover County Center 6206 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403, USA 6206 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403, USA NC State Extension 3 months ago
Description: Farm to Fork Food Camp (9-12 years old)

Date: July 8-11
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $80
Ages: 9-12 years old

Limit: 16 youth

Registration & Payment Deadline: Monday, July 1 by 4:00 p.m.

Description:
This advanced “Farm to Fork” camp will have your young chef’s enthusiasm back to the source of the ingredients: land, soil, seeds, animals, plants and more. Campers will explore how to grow and cook a farm-fresh meal from the ground up using ingredients that are in season and locally grown in North Carolina. After getting their hands dirty, kids will wash up and commence cooking. Nothing tastes better than a meal that is freshly harvested out of the ground! This four-day experience, brings a new food focus and a local chef will to share knowledge and a tasty hands-on lesson. Learn farmers market etiquette and shop for the farm to fork lunch you will prepare in the Cooperative Extension kitchen. This is a great opportunity to learn how to prepare a meal from local seasonal ingredients.

Participants will need to bring water bottles each day. Snacks will be provided.

MUST WEAR: Closed-toe.heel shoes, socks each day of camp. No flip-flops, no sandals.



Campers will be dropped off and picked up at New Hanover County Cooperative Extension Office each day.
Jul 8 Mon