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Thank you for voting Franny’s Farm one of the “Favorite Farms to Visit” in Western North Carolina.

We appreciate your support! Stay tuned for all the fall fun happenings!  Get on out here & get down for BARNAROO on Sept 30-Oct 2. 

With Gratitude! ~Franny, Jeff, Zach, Karissa & all the furry & feathered friends on the farm!

Franny’s Farm Summer Camp 20 Minutes From Asheville North Carolina!!!

Franny’s Farm Summer Camp – Meet The Camp Director!

 Cyn Slingsby, Camp Director 

 cyn and Miss Priss.jpg

 

When I was young….I was born in Appalachian Mountains of TN and raised by parents that valued their community and helped their neighbors.  I grew up with an appreciation for the outdoors and went to camps in NC.

Why I love camp:  Camp is where friendships, broadening experiences, and a love for learning were fostered.  I love the silliness, singing, personal growth and unique opportunities that camp offers. I loved being a camper so much, I became a counselor so I could share, teach & inspire kids. I want each camper to carry the experience, joy & memories as I have.

Education: I went to college in the midwest where I earned a degree in education.

 Oregon was my home for the following 18 years where, among other things, I taught art at a camp, was a firefighter, and was blessed with having two healthy daughters. We moved to Asheville in 2013 where I have continued in education with Asheville schools.

What I love best about teaching:  Seeing the proverbial light go off when a child is trying something new and loves it is one of the best gifts of being a teacher and parent.

Hobbies: Playing with my daughters, snacking from our garden, riding bikes, hiking with our dog, and making art.

Why Farm Camp? I met Frances & Jeff right after moving here and have watched them build their farm!  I am impressed with their dedication and invitation to being a part of sustainable farming. It’s been a dream of “Farmer Franny” to have summer camp & we share so many similar experiences and goals. The stars have aligned for us to launch farm camp and our team is excited about this limitless venture!  

And a few more reasons…. I firmly believe that kids can access their best self outdoors. Let’s collaborate as parents, teachers, community and friends to give our children, our hope for the future, an opportunity to play outside, learn about their food, be in a healthy environment, be joyful and silly and have fun!

 

Franny’s Farm Camp – Summer 2016

All weeks are open to boys & girls, ages 7-13.

 Cost: $135 per week with one time $25 registration fee.

 Drop off & Pick up at Franny’s Farm. Drive time from downtown Asheville is apprx 20 minutes. 10 miles out Leicester Hwy, turn left on South Turkey Creek, go 1 mile & turn right on Franny’s Farm Rd.

 Registration: go to www.frannysfarm.com to complete forms

 Our Mission: Hands-on Experience & Learning About Organic Farming, Gardening, Livestock Care, Sustainability, Our World and the Value Each Individual Contributes

 Questions? Call the cell phone of Cyn Slingsby, Camp Director

 828.772.1492 or email cynslingsby@yahoo.com

For general info farm # is 828.708.5587

 

​Session Info:
June 13—17 & June 20-24                  July 11-15 & July 18-22                      August 8-12 & Aug 15-19             Weekly Sessions 9-1, $135 + $25 Non Refundable Registration Fee

 

Farm Summer Camp


Hands-on fun & learning with our furry & feathered friends on the farm, gardening, care for & learn all about chickens, service project, eco-scavenger hunts, water play, arts & crafts, health & fitness

Building skills, leadership & forts, making memories & friendships

 

 

Asheville Summer Camp 2016 at Franny’s Farm

 

FRANNY’S FARM CAMP – Summer 2016  

All weeks are open to boys & girls, ages 7-13. 

Cost: $135 p/wk with one time $25 non-refundable registration fee.

Directions: Drop off & Pick up at Franny’s Farm. Drive time from downtown Asheville is  apprx 20 minutes. 10 miles out Leicester Hwy,  turn left on South Turkey Creek, go 1 mile & turn left on Franny’s Farm Rd.  

Registration: www.frannysfarm.com 

Our Mission:  Hands-on Experience & Learning About Organic Farming, Gardening, Livestock Care, Sustainability, Our World and the Value Each Individual Contributes  

Questions? Call Cyn Slingsby, Camp Director at 828.772.1492 or email cynslingsby@yahoo.com  

 

 

For general info, call Franny’s Farm 828.708.5587  

 

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Franny’s Farm Camp                                              Summer 2016 

Hands-on fun & learning with our furry & feathered friends on the farm, gardening, care for & learn all about chickens, service project, eco-scavenger hunts, water play, arts & crafts , health & fitness, building skills, leadership & forts,  making memories & f riendships.

Who: boys & girls ages 7-13

What: Franny’s Farm Camp 2016

Where: Franny’s Farm, 22 Franny’s Farm Rd, Leicester NC

When: 6 one-week Summer Sessions from 9am-1pm

 

Session 1: June 13-17 

Session 2: June 20- 24 

Session 3: July 11-15

Sesion 4: July 18- 22 

Session 5: August 8-12  

Session 6: August 15-19 

Cost: $135 per week with one time registration fee of $25

Registration: www.frannysfarm.com