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Lower Elementary (Grades 1-3)

ProgramBFMA FamiliesOpen Registration
5-Day (M-F) – Full Day (8:30am-3:00pm)$370$395

Pricing includes a field trip every other week! Theme-oriented trips to museums, local attractions and more make Bay Farm Summer more than just a place to stay for summer break. See registration for schedule details.


Please Note: We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and will open with a safe, physically distant, but socially close summer program as soon as we’re given the green light. 

Session 1: Make & Create

Week 1: June 8-12  Cancelled

Week 2: June 15-19 Cancelled

Making, crafting, creating and tinkering are fundamental human means of self-expression and within this session, attendees will have the opportunity to explore each, whether it’s exploring fundamental physics through fun experiments and activities or engaging with a variety of artistic media to create works that reflect the inner worlds we strive to cultivate in our educational practices.

Session 2: Music, Drama & Movement

Week 3: June 22-26 Cancelled

Week 4: June 29-July 2

Explore the beauty of human voice and movement in this session designed to immerse attendees in drama, music, and movement. Centering, balance and posture, breathing, emotional development and expression, singing and dance are all explored in breakout sessions.

Session 3: On the Farm

Week 5: July 6-10

Week 6: July 13-17

What is our role as stewards of the Earth? How do we connect to the web of life around us and how do we influence it? Through an intensive exploration of gardening, animal care, nature hikes, exploring the natural world, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the work necessary to cultivate a more sustainable existence for ourselves and our furry friends.

Session 4: H2O

Week 7: July 20-24

Week 8: July 27-31

Water touches our lives in countless ways and in unexpected places. Explore the many different ways that water impacts our lives, whether it’s as a home to our animal friends or as a vitally sustaining force for our communities.

Session 5: Sports & Fitness

Week 9: August 3-7

Week 10: August 10-14

Whether its dribbling or Downward-facing Dog, our Sports & Fitness Session is sure to appeal to attendees of all ages and abilities. There are countless opportunities for exploring a variety of sports and fitness activities, including Gym-class favorites like Red Rover, basketball, soccer, yoga, Tai Chi, and general calisthenics.

Daily Structure

Arrivals are at 8:30am

Attendees enjoy morning play on the playground with friends.

Snack-time gives children fuel to continue the day.

Breakout time where children engage in theme-driven activities and a splash in our newly installed, heated pool.

Attendees come together for group lunch, free-play and sport-court games.

Attendees return to their weekly theme activity and get a second dip in the pool.

Attendees are picked up at 3:00pm

COVID-19 Update
COVID-19 Update

Thank you for your interest in Bay Farm Summer! 

We are carefully monitoring the situation as it unfolds and expect to offer Bay Farm Summer for at least a portion of the year. Our Program Director and her team are working diligently to create protocols and procedures intended to ensure a fun, healthy, and safe experience for our attendees.

Pre-paid families will be reimbursed for any weeks we are forced to cancel as a result of the pandemic. 

Registrations are open, though spots are filling fast. 

If you have any questions, please email summer@bfarm.org.