Mon, Jun 05|
Mezzacello 21st Century Urban Farm
Project BioTech at Mezzacello
This one-week program runs from 9am-12pm on June 5th-9th. Open to rising 5th-8th Graders, ages 10-14.
Time & Location
Jun 05, 2023, 9:00 AM EDT – Jun 09, 2023, 12:00 PM EDT
Mezzacello 21st Century Urban Farm, 33 N 20th St, Columbus, OH 43203, USA
About This Event
During this one-week morning program you will learn the basics of biology and vet tech at Mezzacello 21st Century Farm.
Topics covered will include:
- Intro to animal feed, care, planning, vet tech, and husbandry.
- Sanitation and the microbiological basics of disease, health and introduction to pathology.
- Water Conservation and purification techniques and tips.
- Ecosystems and their interdependent networks and an introduction to the botany of a farm.
This week-long 1/2 day program will culminate with an in person demonstration of learning for family and friends, as well as a recording for later viewing.
IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTE:
Waterproof and sterilizable shoes will be a requirement for this camp. If these are not available, a pair can be provided for a nominal extra fee.
Experience with animals is a plus, but NOT mandated.
Program sold out? You can register to be on our waitlist. We will notify you if and when a spot opens up!