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.


  • Apr

    Having a Hoot with Owl Crafts

    Saturday, 10am- 12pmFamily Program

    Create your own raptor puppet or mobile, meet a live owl and hawk, and learn about these amazing birds. Ages 5 & up. Contact ...

  • May

    Dairy Day at the Farm!

    Sunday, 1 pm - 4 pmFamily Program, Special Event

    Come on down to the dairy and meet our spring calves and their amazing moms in our Brown Swiss herd!! Take a wagon ride to see the pastures and watch the calves get their afternoon milk.  This...

  • May

    International Migratory Bird Day

    Saturday, 7 AM - 1 PMFamily Program, Youth Program, Adult Program

    A morning bird walk for birders of all ages at 7 AM (ages 10+). Children's activities and visits with OFES live birds (10 AM - 1 PM).  Environment for the Americas...

  • May

    Water Critter Fun!

    Saturday, 9:30 am - 11:30 am and 12:30 pm - 2:30 pmFamily Program

    Spring is a perfect time to explore the pond for life and all of the cool critters that live there. We will hike down to the pond and dip in to look for the animals that call it home, and discover...