Our new Farm it Yourself series teaches families and kids homesteading and cooking skills that can easily be done at home!

Throughout the year we’ll have opportunities to work with animals, cook in our kitchens, grow things to take home and more!
Small group size makes sure that everyone gets a chance to participate!  Programs are pre-registration only! Recommended for children ages 5 and up.

Extreme Maple Syruping

Sunday, February 24, 3 - 4:30 pm
Meets at the New Maple Sugar House

Go behind-the-scenes of our Maple Syruping operation and help us do some of the daily tasks that go into turning sap into syrup! We'll collect sap, measure how much sugar is in it, learn to use our auger to drill tap holes, tour our sugarbush and more! Watch how sap is turned into syrup  and taste the different grades of syrup to see which one you prefer! We’ll end our program with a special treat featuring our maple syrup!

Members: $7 per person
Non-members: $10 per person

Spring Seed Sowing

Sunday, March 31, 3 - 4:30 pm
Meets in the Vegetable Garden

Garden season is almost here! Get a head start on your planting by sowing some seeds to take home! We’ll plant a variety of early crops  and decorate some planters to take home as well! See what we are sowing for our garden and get a sneak peak at our new Seed Library!

Members: $7 per person
Non-members: $10 per person

Bread & Butter

Monday, April 15, 3:30 - 5 pm
Meets in the Knobloch Family Farmhouse

Learn an easy recipe to bake your own bread from scratch and hand churn cream into butter to go along with your bread. We’ll practice how to shape dough and mix our own dough to take home.

Members: $12 per person
Non-members: $15 per person

Wool Workshop

Sunday, April 28, 3 - 4:30 pm
Meets in the Knobloch Family Farmhouse

Meet our Heritage Breed Jacob sheep before they get their spring shearing and discover the process of wool from sheep to sweater.  Wash, dry, card and spin your own wool to create a piece of yarn for a beaded bracelet. Create a set of wool dryer balls from our sheep’s wool to take home too.

Members: $7 per person
Non-members: $10 per person