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School and Teen Programs

For 7th through 12th Grade

Our Youth Development Mission:
We inspire young leaders to become agents of change by encouraging self-respect and empathy, community engagement, stewardship, and a connection to the natural world.
 
By means of:

  • Instilling a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and empowerment
  • Nurturing, continuous contact with skilled Youth Development professionals
  • Intensive and active collaborative experiences
  • Hands-on service projects teaching skills and values
  • Using the natural world of farm and wilderness as a teacher

Learn more about our Youth Development Programs.

Contact Us:

Bill Dudley
(650) 949-9703
bdudley@hiddenvilla.org

New Animal Husbandry Apprenticeships

Teens, ages 14-19, can train to care for our farm animals during the birthing season! Discover techniques for raising chickens, cows, pigs, goats, and sheep while discussing physiology and building a sustainable local food systems.

8 Week Series of Thursdays from 4-6 pm
~Winter Session: January 22 - March 12;  ~ Spring Session - March 19 - May 7
Fee: $320            

To register or inquire about partial or full scholarships, please contact Sid Silverman at (650) 949-8606 or lsilverman@hiddenvilla.org