Family Programs

Kitchen Goodies and Gifts Family Program Our Family Programs are designed for children with an accompanying adult to have fun and learn together about food, farming, and nature. Check out our upcoming offerings below and join us! 

Pre-registration required except where noted.


 

  • May to Oct
    14 to 22

    Every Day at the Farm

    Sunday, times varyFamily Program, Youth Program, Adult Program

    Events and opportunities to explore the Farm are happening every day, including: Property Tours Farmyard  Trails...

  • Jun
    27

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jun
    29

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    1

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    4

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    6

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    8

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    10

    Summer Campfire

    Monday, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PMFamily Program

    Enjoy sitting around a campfire on a warm summer evening, a fun activity, and a visit from a live owl. Ages 5 and up.

  • Jul
    11

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    13

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    15

    Garden Tea Party at the Inn

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PMFamily Program

    This event is full, but you are welcome to join the waitlist. Bring your family to enjoy the colorful, fragrant gardens at the Inn! Go on a treasure hunt then learn to make your own tea bags and...

  • Jul
    15

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    18

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    20

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    21

    Bats In The Barn

    Friday, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMFamily Program

    Learn what makes bats so special with a colorful slideshow, then venture out with Barry Genzlinger, also known as "Barry the Bat Guy" and founder of the Vermont Bat Center, to watch their evening...

  • Jul
    22

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    23

    Farm to Ballet Performance

    Sunday, Gates open at 5:00 PM; Show at 6:00 PMSpecial Event

    Enjoy this full-length performance that reinterprets classical ballet pieces to tell the story of a Vermont farm from Spring to Fall.  Bring a picnic or purchase farm fresh food prepared and...

  • Jul
    25

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    27

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Jul
    29

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    1

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    3

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    5

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    8

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    10

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    12

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    13

    Farm to Ballet Performance

    Sunday, Gates open at 5:00 PM; Show at 6:00 PMSpecial Event

      Enjoy this full-length performance that reinterprets classical ballet pieces to tell the story of a Vermont farm from Spring to Fall.  Bring a picnic or purchase farm fresh food...

  • Aug
    14

    Summer Campfire

    Monday, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PMFamily Program

    Enjoy sitting around a campfire on a warm summer evening, a fun activity, and a visit from a live owl. Ages 5 and up.

  • Aug
    14 to 20

    Vermont Open Farm Week

    Monday to Sunday, All DaySpecial Event

    During Vermont Open Farm Week, you can meet the farmers, plants, and animals that bring your favorite high-quality Vermont products to your plate.  The greatest part about Open Farm Week is that...

  • Aug
    15

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    17

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    19

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    22

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    24

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    26

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    29

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Aug
    31

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    2

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    5

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    7

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    9

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    12

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    14

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...

  • Sep
    16

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk.  Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 16, 2017 to September 16, 2017...