Kids Cook Classroom invites you to 
Summer Learning & Fun in the Garden!

Each day includes gardening, harvesting and cooking

Summer Days in the Garden**

Monday, June 18th 

  • 9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. The Herb Lesson 
Monday, June 25th 
  • 9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. Honey, Bees and Pollination 
Monday, July 9th 
  • 9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. Hungry Minds Weave the Web of Life 

Monday, July 16th

  • 9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. Grain Lesson

Kids Cook Classroom Day Camp**
Camp begins the Monday after summer school ends, so summer school students may attend!!!

Monday, August 6th—Friday, August 10th 

  • 9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. Harvesting | Gardening | Preserving | Cooking

    • Harvesting the Parts of the Plant We Eat
    • Planting Cover Crops and Seed Saving
    • Making Preserves of: Jams and Jellies, Pickles and Beets, Salsa and Chutney
    • Cooking Lunch from the Garden
    • Baking Pies from the Orchard
    • Art Project to Promote Pie Auction

**Offered to children ages 3—12 (children ages 6—12 may attend without a parent). This program is offered to Loring students and children in the community.

  • A $50 donation is requested per child per program. In lieu of the $50 donation, families may contribute their time and talents to help the Kids Cook programs - some suggestions are as follows:

    • assist with the garden throughout the summer - weeding and watering
    • wash dishes
    • draw pictures or write stories
    • blog about your Kids Cook experiences
    • junior leader volunteers (middle and/or high school aged siblings)
    • entertain at Summer Potluck Picnics
    • attend the Sunday, August 12th Pie Auction Event and "purchase" a pie

To sign up for Summer Days in the Garden or Kids Cook Classroom Day Camp, email Kids Cook Classroom at or call Robin at 612.597.1235. Please indicate the donation/contribution you will provide to pay for the program.

Summer Potluck Picnics for the Community

Sunday, June 24th

  • 5:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 29th
  • 5:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 12th

  • 5:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m. Pizza, Potluck and Pies