For Children Ages 3.5 to 6 Years Old

Marin Waldorf's talented early childhood teachers welcome children ages 3.5 to 6 to attend our summer camp.
*Open to the public and children must have previously attended preschool to attend camp.

Our mornings will be spent exploring the natural world on our 10 acre campus and Open Space Preserves a block away. We will focus our outdoor time in a variety of summer activities including gardening, water play, and exploration. The rhythm of our mornings will closely follow that of our regular early childhood day with seasonal songs, stories and crafts, and will include an organic snack each day. Weekly themes listed below.

  • Ages 3.5 to 6 (Children must have experience in preschool setting prior to camp.)

  • 8:30 am to 2:30 pm

  • 6 week-long sessions offered starting June 24 through Aug 2

  • Aftercare available from 2:30 - 5:30 pm at $36 per day (pre-registration required)

  • 10% discount for siblings with coupon code SIBLING

Week 1 - Working in the Garden

JUNE 24 - JUNE 28

A fun and physical week of working in the garden.
Campers will care for the garden and craft Fairy and Gnome gardens and houses.

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Week 2 - Creative Mess Making

JULY 1 - 3 (no camp on JULY 4 & 5)

CAMP IS $210 by March 15; $225 thereafter

Mess making and playing messy is fun and educational.
Campers will make different sensory experiences with slime, dough, beeswax and clay.

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Week 3 - Seafarers Way

JULY 8 - 12

This week will involve treasure map making, sea shanties, and wee boat making.

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Week 4 - Fort Building

JULY 15 - 19

Making outdoor hideaways is crucial for building imaginative play.
Campers will explore different building techniques and materials to make one of a kind play spaces.

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Week 5 - Working with Wood

JULY 22 - 26

The children get to explore the many uses of wood through sanding, rasping, hammer and nails to create some self lead and teacher lead activities.

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Week 6 - Outdoor Adventures


Walks, hikes, exploring outdoors - a summer-time treat.
Campers will be out of doors enjoying nature’s gifts of the season - warm weather, sunshine and fresh air.

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A warm, organic snack will be provided mid-morning. Families provide a hearty lunch, water bottle, sunhat, and appropriate clothing layers.


Summer Camp Daily Schedule

8:30–9:00 a.m. Arrival and Playtime

9:00–10:15 a.m. Activity 1

10:15–10:45 a.m. Snack and Play

10:45–12:00 p.m. Activity 2

12:00–1:00 p.m. Lunch and Outside Play

1:00–2:30 p.m. Outdoor Activities and/or Water Play, Quiet-Naptime

Summer Camp Aftercare Schedule

2:30–5:30 p.m. Snack and Outside/Inside Play including Water Play, Crafts and Games