Fall Farmergarten (Ages 4-5) Mondays and Wednesdays, September 30 – December 16
9 am – 12 pm

Not sure about a full weekly preschool experience for your child? Join us for our new Farmergarten class on Mondays and Wednesdays. We’ll explore Heckscher Farm and help farmers with daily chores, including how to feed and walk animals! We’ll help get the garden ready for fall harvest and put it to bed for the winter. We’ll also meet and work with animals from Heckscher WILD! and spend plenty of time of time exploring our forest trails. This class will be held in the Heckscher Barn, but students will be outside or in outdoor classroom spaces as much as possible. Limit of 8 students for a small group experience. No class on 10/12 or 11/11. Children must have turned 4 by July 1, 2020. Students should pack a nut-free snack and drink each day. 

Members: $850 | Non-Members: $900

Spaces are still available! Call the front desk at 203-977-6521 to register. Program fee will be prorated based on the number of sessions remaining.

Winter Farmergarten (Ages 4-6) Mondays and Wednesdays, January 11 - March 31
9 am – 12 pm

Not sure about a full weekly preschool experience for your child? Join us for the winter semester of our Farmergarten class on Mondays and Wednesdays. We’ll explore Heckscher Farm and help farmers with daily chores including how to feed and walk animals too! We’ll help get the garden ready for spring, including a St. Patrick’s Day potato planting party! We’ll sow some seeds for spring and learn how to process wool from sheep to yarn! We’ll also get to meet and work with animals from Heckscher WILD and spend plenty of time of time exploring our forest trails. This class will be held in the Heckscher Barn but students will be outside or in outdoor classroom spaces as much as possible throughout the class. Limit of 8 students for a small group experience. No class on 1/18 or 2/15. Class will be cancelled if Stamford Public Schools are closed.  Children must have turned 4 by July 1, 2020.  Students should pack a nut-free snack and drink each day.  

Members: $735 (22 classes) | Non-members: $785 (22 classes)

We anticipate running this class through the end of May 2021.

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