Youth Farm Facilitator Training

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe

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$50 5 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Nov 02, 8:30am - 3:30pm

Location:
Glencoe, Suburbs
1000 Lake Cook Road
Btwn Edens Exprsswy/Rt 41 & Green Bay Rd
Chicago, Illinois 60022
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Venue: The Learning Center
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this garden class:

Are you interested in learning more about how to work with youth in an urban agriculture or school garden setting? Would you like to know more about structuring a youth development program centered on sustainable agriculture and food systems during the summer or school year? Please join the Windy City Harvest Youth Farm staff for a day of focused learning, as we share the program’s fourteen year history, lessons learned, and challenges faced.

The day’s program will include:
  • Information on how to structure an urban agriculture/youth development program
  • Overview of available curriculum and how to implement it
  • Planning and programming meaningful field trips
  • How to foster a safe environment in which students of all abilities can grow, including implementing team building activities, setting shared standards, providing student evaluations and feedback, and celebrating successes!
Lunch Included.

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Refund Policy
Refund requests must be submitted to [email protected] prior to the program’s start date. The registration fee will be refunded less a 10 percent processing charge.

Fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable on and after the program’s start date. We cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Registration fees for courses grouped and priced as a series will be considered one program and subject to all of the above guidelines. A refund request must be received prior to the start date of the series' first class session and will subsequently cancel your registration in every session of the series. If you choose to re-register for other sessions in the series, the special discount does not apply.

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The Learning Center is located in the Regenstein Learning Campus. (a five-minute walk from the parking lot).

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
8:30am - 3:30pm TBD 1 $50

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