Updated: 7 days ago
Ages 7 -11 & 12-16 Weekly Hands on Learning Group
What is Barn Kids?
Barn Kids is a group designed for those who don’t have regular access to a barnyard and all the developmental and recreational benefits of growing up with animals, community, and acreage in their own back yard.
*Please note – this program is intended to supplement participation in our Therapeutic Programs.
Spring Session (10 weeks) -$300 +gst
Fridays 4-6pm beginning April 3rd (Ages 12-16)
Saturdays 2-4pm beginning April 4th (Ages 7-11)
Summer Session (8 weeks) -$240 +gst
Saturdays 12pm-2pm beginning second week of July (all ages)
Fall Session (8 weeks) -$240 +gst
Fridays 4-6pm beginning September 11th (Ages 12-16)
Saturdays 2-4pm beginning September 12th(Ages 7-11)
· Cleaning pens, stalls, and paddocks
· Filling/cleaning water tanks
· Filling hay nets
· Feeding daily grain rations
· Yard work & grounds keeping chores
· Basic horse healthcare
· Equipment care & maintenance
· Daily care needs of a typical horse
· Task planning
· Time management
· Problem solving
· Barnyard Safety/Awareness
· Physical activity/fitness
· Work ethic
· Problem solving
· Confidence and Self-esteem
· Pro-social interaction
· Sense of belonging
Completed intake forms, and payment for the first 4 sessions, or confirmation of billing authorization is required to reserve space. Limited space available on a first come, first serve basis. Upon registration you will receive a confirmation email which will include your dates, and basic program registration information. All parents & legal guardians MUST complete a registration form with waiver for each child who plans to participate. These forms are available online, by email, or at our office. They must be fully complete & submitted on the morning of the program at the latest or your child may be denied participation in the program.
**Session rates are for consecutive weeks and cannot be pro-rated
This program meets the criteria for the individual child grant with Jumpstart. Click here for more information or to apply.