Classes

OUR COOK THE HARVEST CLASSES ARE BACK BETTER THAN EVER!

We are excited to unveil our new Peg Lee Culinary Classroom where we will offer regular classes from our team as well as celebrity chefs.  Hands-on class sizes are limited to 12 students. Check out our upcoming Cook the Harvest classes with Chef Carlos Meltzer, where we connect growing and harvesting food we transform into healthy meals with delicious recipes that are easy to replicate at home. Coming up on Saturdays in October, November and December, we have delicious classes focused on preparing late summer and root vegetables and of course gingerbread fun.  Register Now.  

Hope Farms offers a full range of cooking and gardening classes for every age, young and old, as well as Scout programs, summer camps, private classes for team building and birthdays. 

We accept a limited number of requests for private groups including field trips, classes and parties. Please contact us directly to plan and coordinate.   Students learn how to plant, nurture and harvest a garden as well as how to prepare fresh produce and plan quick, easy meals that the whole family will love.

GARDENING CLASSES FOR ADULTS & FAMILIES DEBUT AT HOPE FARMS

This season we will honor the traditions of our continent’s Indigenous People as we acknowledge our partners in gardening: Mother Earth, the sun & rain, birds, butterflies & bees, understand their unique roles in the garden and learn how to weave them into our own food growing adventures.  

FOR KIDS & FAMILIES

Saturday, October 15 |1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
A Pollinator Party
Honoring Indigenous People’s Day in the Garden

Saturday, November 19 | 1:00-2:00
Growing the Food of Hospitality

Saturday, December 10 | 1:00-2:00
Our Winter Solstice Garden

FOR ADULTS

Saturday, October 15 | 10:00 – Noon
Planting Your Winter Garden
 

Saturday, November 19 | 10:00 – Noon
Planting Feast Foods

Saturday, December 10 | 10:00 – Noon
Get Started with Tomatoes
 

SUMMER CAMP

JUNE 2023 Monday-Friday
9:00 a.m. – noon $250 per week.
Limited to 12 students each week
Ages 8-10 Week of June 12
Ages 11-13 Week of June 19

Become an urban farmer, planting, growing and harvesting food and making healthy snacks to enjoy what you’ve grown. Cost includes snacks, supplies and materials.

Registration open now! Click to reserve your spot

Have a question? Email Mary-at-recipe4success.org.

SCOUTS

A REGULAR SCHEDULE OF CLASSES ARE LISTED ON THE SAN JACINTO COUNCIL PORTAL 

PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECTLY TO ORGANIZE A PRIVATE EVENT FOR YOUR SCOUT TROOP Sow What? Journey

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Select from
June 26 & 27 or June 28 & 29, 2023

In coordination with the San Jacinto Girl Scouts Council, older Scouts can pursue their Sow What? Journey badge with this two day experience at Hope Farms. So What? invites girls on a journey through some big food issues: how and where food is grown, processed and distributed, and often wasted. All individual bookings are coordinated through the San Jacinto Council, but the Hope Farms team is happy to develop a private schedule for your group. 

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FIELD TRIPS

LIMITED OPPORTUNITIES STILL AVAILABLE We offer several kinds of field trips that offer content and engagement at the farm for groups of children 7 to 10. Presently field trip group size is limited to 10 students.

Find more details and request a booking

 

BOOK A PRIVATE CHILDREN’S CLASS

1-Day Pop Up Camps and Field Trips at HOPE FARMS

Make new friends and farm fresh snacks while exploring urban farming, art, worms, and more! Contact us about bringing your home school group, club, school class, scout troop or group of friends.

For children 7 and up. Presently the maximum group size is 10 children and 2 adults.

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