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Our Mission

Farrington’s mission is to enhance the well-being of children from low-income communities through a connection with the natural world. Our 75 acres of woodlands, fields and ponds near Boston are dedicated to providing respite and inspiration for children who might not otherwise have this opportunity.

Our Mission
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Nature Matters

A personal connection to nature and the land has the power to transform a child’s life.

Nature Matters
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Nature Heals

I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order. - John Burroughs

Nature Heals
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What Farrington is all about

Nature Linc News

First Week of Summer Program

First Week of Summer Program

We’ve had a great first week of our summer program!  Over 3 days, we had four groups visit our ...

Job Posting for a Lead Counselor for Summer 2014

Job Posting for a Lead Counselor for Summer 2014

Farrington is looking for a Lead Counselor to help with our Summer 2014 Program. Do you know ...

Project Wild Thing Slideshow

Project Wild Thing Slideshow

This was the Slideshow we shared before the east coast sneak preview of “Project Wild ...

Nature Activities

Week 2

Week 2

Thankfully, the temperature has cooled down a bit this week.  5 groups joined us in the fine ...

Bat and Moth Game

Bat and Moth Game

This is a game we’ve been playing this week. It helps our visiting campers learn about bats ...

Suncatchers from Nature

Suncatchers from Nature

Looking for a way to save flowers that get picked by little hands or something to keep kids busy ...

What Farrington is all about

Farrington’s unique land and buildings are a center for programs that serve youth from low-income communities and that recognize meaningful relationships with the natural world are vital to the healthy development of all children. Working collaboratively with youth-serving programs and similarly committed organizations, Farrington will guide and be a resource for experiences that enhance a connection with nature and provide young people with opportunities to develop new perspectives on the world around them.

Farrington Nature Linc is a project of Farrington Memorial, Inc.