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What To Do at the SM&NC

Featured Events & Programs


Third Thursday Program: Foraging on the Farm with Wildman Steve Brill

Thursday, May 23, 7 - 9 pm

“Wildman” Steve Brill, America’s Go-To Guy for Foraging, and his 14-year-old daughter, Violet Brill, America’s First Lady of Foraging, will be on our 118-acre campus to conduct a foraging excursion. 

Farm Festival Featured

Heckscher Farm Festival

Saturday, June 8 & Sunday, June 9, 11am - 3pm

Join us for some great annual traditions such as live animal demonstrations and awesome food trucks, as well as some new features such as our Pollinator Party and "Mini Bites" presentations in the Farmhouse. 

Advance tickets on sale now!

Farm Market Featured

Sunday Farm Market

Sundays, June 9 - October 13 • 10 am - 2 pm

Our Sunday Farm Market returns for another great year! This year’s kick off will be at the Sunday of our spring Heckscher Farm Fest (June 9) and we’ll run through October 13. Join us on the Meadow to support our amazing vendors. Did you know that each dollar spent on local food has twice the impact in the community as a dollar spent in a supermarket? Know where your food comes from and support local agriculture too!


Medieval to Metal: The Art & Evolution of the Guitar

February 22 – May 27, 2019

“Medieval to Metal: The Art & Evolution of The Guitar” celebrates the artistic development of the guitar. Developed by The National GUITAR Museum in New York, New York, it features 40 objects, ranging from the rare and antique to the wildly popular and innovative.

Upcoming Events

Jun 2

Sunday Explorers

June 2 @ 1:00 pm

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Jun 8

Heckscher Farm Festival

June 8 @ 11:00 am

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Jun 9

Sunday Farm Market

June 9 @ 10:00 am

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