Peace Camp

The Facts

peace camp for webPeace Camp is a day-camp for children ages 8 to 11. The camp is traditionally held at the Farm during the first full week of June, which this year will be June 5-9. For more complete information, see Peace Camp brochure17.

Peace Camp offers children a unique experience of engaging with others and Earth. Campers and counselors share the message of peace: peace with self, peace with others, peace with Earth.

During the camp, children arrive each morning at 9am and leave at 4:30pm each day, Monday through Friday.

The Farm offers transportation from Great Bend. The van leaves the Dominican Sisters of Peace Motherhouse (3600 Broadway) at 8:30am and returns by 5pm.

What activities fill the day?

  • Crafts
  • Outdoor activities
  • Games
  • Swimming
  • Simple farm chores (ex. feeding the alpacas and harvesting vegetables)

The campers are served a healthy meal at noon and snacks in the afternoon.

2017

Dates for 2017 – June 5-9, 2017. For additional information,┬áplease call 620-923-4585 or email us at hfarm@gbta.net.