We believe education is a key component of community engagement. Our Educational Programming is designed as a collaboration with our partners and clients, as well as the general public.
Workshops & Conferences
The world is a big place. We seek out interesting things happening in farming and bring big ideas to Seattle so you can learn from farmers doing amazing work outside the PNW.
In 2018, we brought farmer, educator, and best-selling author Jean-Martin Fortier to Seattle for Market Gardening 2.0 at 21 Acres , and hosted Love Our Land: a one day summit about land use in King County. Check back in spring 2019 for more!
Volunteering or interning with Ecolibrium is a great opportunity to both support our work and participate in hands-on learning. Individuals and groups are welcome seasonally. For more information, visit Join Our Team.
Kids love the farm and we love kids! We design farm field trips for any demographic - whether it’s a local kindergarten class, high schoolers, Boy and Girl Scouts, Tiny Tots, or kids at heart.
A typical experience starts with a farm tour, then an activity or two to get hands in the dirt, learn how to harvest, and taste food fresh from the ground, followed by farm snacks in our picnic area. We highlight our connection to the land, being in nature, farm work, how food grows, what food tastes like when it’s fresh, and how to enjoy the fruits of our own labor.
Field trips are an opportunity to interact with nature and escape day to day patterns that often involve lots of sedentary time indoors consuming processed food. Offered May to November.
Use this form to contact us if you have any questions about our educational experiences.