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Registration and Confirmation
To participate in Summer at Garrison Forest programs, please visit www.gfs.org/summer to register and complete all necessary forms, including medical information.

Registration for Summer at Garrison Forest begins on January 1, 2019. Registrations will not be processed without payment.  A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of registration.  An informational letter including drop-off and pick-up locations, supply lists (if necessary), and other pertinent information will be sent to participants as the program approaches.  Please keep your receipt.  For additional or specific information, please contact the Summer at Garrison Forest office at 410-559-3433 or summer@gfs.org.

Cancellation of Classes
There are minimum class sizes for all programs.  Summer at Garrison Forest reserves the right to cancel any programs or activities as necessary.  In such cases, a full refund or enrollment change will be made.  Fees are only refunded if Summer at Garrison Forest cancels a course or program. No refunds will be given for individuals who are asked to leave a program because of behavior. In the event of extreme weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances, Summer at Garrison Forest reserves the right to cancel or postpone any part of the program(s) for the safety of the participants and cannot provide a refund for any cancellation or postponement that is weather-related.

Insurance Information
Parents must agree to provide health insurance and accident insurance for the participant and to indemnify the Garrison Forest School and its personnel against any liability for participant accident or health problems.

Payment
A $100.00 non-refundable deposit is required for all registrations handled by Summer at Garrison Forest. Remaining balances must be paid in advance of the start date for each program the participant is enrolled in. Payment options are available during the registration process.  Payment plans are automatic.  Visa, Mastercard and checking account withdrawals accepted.

Lunch Supervision
Participants who are enrolled in programs that use our Dining Hall for their packed lunch or lunch purchase will be under the supervision of the Summer at Garrison Forest staff and/or their program instructor.

Photography and Videography
Unless we receive a written letter to the contrary, Summer at Garrison Forest exercises the right to use any photographs and/or video taken of individuals participating in Summer at Garrison Forest programs in its promotional publications and online.

Allergies and Medications
Important notice to parents of participants with allergies:  Summer at Garrison Forest programs are NOT peanut, wheat, dairy, or allergen free. We make every reasonable accommodation for participants with allergies. If your child is allergic to certain foods, we ask that fill out the appropriate health forms/action plans and that you provide a snack each day. If your child is in a program where cooking or food preparation is part of the curriculum, please discuss your child’s dietary needs with the instructor. Children who require the use of epinephrine for life-threatening emergencies will be asked to keep their devices with them at all times.

Questions
If you have any questions about our programs, please send an email to summer@gfs.org. One of our friendly staff will get back to you as quickly as possible.

 

Summer at Garrison Forest
Director:  Tara Rosenbaum
300 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
410-559-3433