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.


 

  • Sep
    1

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    3

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    5

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    8

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    10

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    12

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    15

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    17

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    19

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    26

    Fall Farmyard Fun! - Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey: face to face.  

  • Oct
    3

    Fall Farmyard Fun! - Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey: face to face.  

  • Oct
    4

    Terrific Tractors & Other Cool Machines

    Sunday, 10:00 - 4:00 PMFamily Program

    Check out our big farm machines in the Farm Barn courtyard. From John Deere tractors to some of the trucks we drive – climb aboard and pretend you are the farmer for a day!  ...

  • Oct
    10

    Fall Farmyard Fun! - Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey: face to face.  

  • Oct
    17

    Fall Farmyard Fun! - Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey: face to face.  

  • Oct
    24

    Moonlit Wagon Rides

    Saturday, 5:15 pm, 6:00 pm, 6:45 pm, 7:30 pmFamily Program

    Celebrate a magical autumn moon with a horse-drawn wagon ride. Enjoy light snacks and activities at the McClure Education Center before or after your ride.     

  • Oct
    24

    Orienteering

    Saturday, Clinic: 9 - 10 am, Courses: 10 am - 12 pmFamily Program

    Orienteering is a sport that you use a map and compass to find your way across unfamiliar terrain.  Whether you have been doing it for years or are interested in learning this important skill,...

  • Nov
    14

    Farm Craft: Past & Present

    Saturday, 10am - 12pmFamily Program

    Let's spin wool, dip candles, and make butter while comparing a young person's life on the farm in the 1800s and today.  

  • Dec
    12

    Winter Gifts

    Saturday, Two sessions: 9:30-11:30am & 12:30-2:30pmFamily Program

    Learn how to make easy, holiday goodies to give as gifts, and create "green" crafts with natural and recycled materials. You'll have fun and be inspired to make more handmade gifts!...