Fort Building

MaY - August, 2018

  • 1-day Program
  • Ages: 6 - 12
  • Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm; Summer hours: 10:00am-3:00pm
  • Location: Knoll Farm, 700 Bragg Hill Rd, Fayston, VT
  • Tuition: $30; Summer tuition: $40 per day

This 1-day program provides an opportunity for kids to learn basic building principles with 2x4’s and natural materials. They will learn how to use drills, jigsaws, and clamps to design and build structures in the woods around the shop. 

 

4th of July Parade Float

June 25 - 29, 2018

  • Ages: 8-14
  • Dates: Monday - Friday, June 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
  • 5 sessions
  • Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Location: Knoll Farm, 700 Bragg Hill Rd, Fayston, Vermont
  • Tuition: $275/ siblings $175

In this week long summer program, kids will build a float for the 4th of July parade in Warren, Vermont. They will learn design and building skills through the production of a large-scale sculpture made out of wood, wire, paper mache, fabric and recyclables. The finished float will be presented at the parade on July 4th in front of hundreds of kids and families.

 

Plastic Bottle Boats

JuLY 16 - 20, 2018

  • Ages: 8-14
  • Dates: Monday - Friday, July 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
  • 5 sessions
  • Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Location: Knoll Farm, 700 Bragg Hill Rd, Fayston, Vermont
  • Tuition: $275/ siblings $175

In the 3rd annual boat building program kids build floating vessels out of recycled plastic bottles, duct tape, and chicken wire. This week-long study on the wonders of buoyancy will culminate in a group race down the Mad River.