Wasatch Community Gardens' two-hour field trips are available for grades K-6 and include a garden tour, healthy snack (subject to change due to COVID-19), and activities aligned to grade-level science and nutrition standards for the Utah Core Curriculum.
All field trips take place at our Wasatch Community Gardens Campus, located at 629 East 800 South, SLC.
For the 2022/2023 school year, fall field trips requests will be accepted starting in August. Title I schools have a one-week priority booking period from August 3rd-10th.
We offer a limited number of $100 bus stipends to Title I schools to help offset transportation costs. Bus stipends are limited to one stipend per grade level per school. An addressed invoice request will be given to you the day of your field trip.
AVAILABLE DATES: Tuesday-Friday from September 6th-October 28th, 2022
DURATION: Kindergarten field trips are 90 minutes long. 1st-6th grade trips are 120 minutes long.
TIMES: Morning trips are 9:30am-11:30am. Afternoon trips are 12:00pm-2:00pm
GROUP SIZE: We have the capacity to host up to 35 students at one time in our garden (25 students for Kindergarten). Please note that if your group is larger than 35 students, you will need to book two field trip sessions.
CHAPERONE REQUIREMENTS: Groups are required to bring 1 adult chaperone for every 10 students (1 adult per 5 students for Kindergarten).
Field trip time slots are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. You will receive a notification that your request has been approved or denied within a week of submitting this form. Thank you for your patience.
We look forward to seeing you in the garden!