Clapping Hands Farm Camps

Clapping Hands Farm Camps

3348 Alston Chapel Rd, Pittsboro, NC 27312

Start your summer with a week of joyous play! Handmade fun featuring old fashioned games (jacks, dominoes), favorite running games, making toys, and playing unusual games that games-master JAN BURGER finds or makes up! With Louise Omoto Kessel and Jan Burger.

They offer various camps:

June 27- July 1, Beat Builders Band Camp

9:00- 5:00, ages 7-14. $300

Each camper joins a CAMP BAND! Each Band learns skills in improvising and playing together as an ensemble. Then each band prepares a cover song and an original tune to perform at an informal sharing for parents on Friday. 

With Jimmy Magoo and Teli Shabu. 

July 5-6-7, BONUS Art Party Camp

9:00- 2:00,  age 2-8. 2-8 year olds can come with a parent. 5-8 year olds can come on their own as “Bridge Campers”. Sign up for the week or by the day. Priority given to full 3 day campers. 

Full THREE DAYS with parents- $120; additional children $100/child. Per Day with parents- $40/child/day; $30 additional children/day. Younger siblings under two years welcome at no additional cost. Bridge Campers $135, full THREE DAYS only option for Bridge Campers. Day by Day option available with parent only. 

SEE Art Party Camp description below: 

July 11-15, Art Party Camp

9:00- 2:00,  age 2-8. 2-8 year olds can come with a parent. 5-8 year olds can come on their own as “Bridge Campers”. Sign up for the week or by the day. Priority given to full week campers. 

Full Week with parents- $200; additional children $150/child. Per Day with parents- $40/child/day; $30 additional children/day. Younger siblings under two years welcome at no additional cost. Bridge Campers $225, full week option only. 

A Family Camp featuring singing games, gobs of gorgeous messy art, a creative workshop especially for parents each day, and a different guest artist each day offering sing-a-longs, zumba, African Dance and more. 

With Mardi Magoo and Louise Omoto Kessel, and a different guest artist each day. (see website for guest artists)

July 25- 29, Arts Focus Camp

9:00- 5:00, ages 10-18. $300

Choose a focus group to spend an in-depth morning doing your favorite thing. Then have fun all afternoon with Anything Goes activities that dip into each focus group area and beyond. Focus Groups will be announced soon on our website. . . possibilities include: Energy Arts (Yoga and Dance and more), Print Making and Collage,  and Music Jam.  

August 15-19, Musical Madness Camp 

9:00-3:00, ages 9-14,  Max 15 campers. $250

Write and Perform a Musical in a Week! With Artist In Residence: Creighton Irons! 

August 22- 26, Ukelele Camp

9:00-3:00, ages 10 and up. (highly motivated younger campers admitted with prior approval) Max. 12 campers. $300 includes a ukulele you can keep. 

Learn to play the Ukulele! Sing Songs! Write Songs! With Artist In Residence: Jimmy Magoo! 

Ages
2-19 (split among various camps)
Dates
June 13 - August 26
Price
Prices vary