Calendar

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PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS, EXCEPT WHERE NOTED.

E.g., 10/18/2017
  • 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...

  • Oct
    6 to 29

    Of Land & Local Art Exhibition

    Friday to Sunday, Friday, October 6, Opening at 5PM; beginning Saturday, October 7, 10AM-5PM, DailySpecial Event

    In Of Land and Local’s fifth installment, Burlington City Arts Center further explores the concept of watershed by connecting concentric...

  • Oct
    19

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    20

    Sun to Cheese Tour

    Friday, 1:45 PM - 3:45 PMAdult Program

    Where does the story begin with our delicious Farmhouse Cheddar Cheese? Come and find out! You'll take a behind-the-scenes tour to discover the art and science of cheesemaking. Watch our...

  • Oct
    20

    Photography for Naturalists

    Friday, 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM (optional evening photography walk & shoot 4:15 - 7:00 PM)Adult Program

    Learn to harness your camera to become a better naturalist while building the ecological literacy to dramatically improve nature photography.  In this day-long workshop, we'll practice blending...

  • Oct
    21

    Lenses on the Land

    Saturday, 6:30 AM - 6:15 PMAdult Program

    Ignite your passion for making inspiring photos! The farm offers a wide variety of spectacular subjects to create equally spectacular photos.  Marshall Webb and Sebastian Ventrone will guide you...

  • Oct
    21

    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 Saturday at 1:00 PM until October 21st. Presentations will be at...

  • Oct
    21

    Of Land & Local Curator Talk

    Saturday, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join the BCA Center curators, Heather Ferrell and Ashley Jimenez, for a guided tour of Of Land &...

  • Oct
    22 to 24

    ABCs of Farm-Based Education October 2017

    Sunday to Tuesday, All DayEducator Workshop

    Are you looking to build a farm-based education program, or inspire your existing programming? At this workshop, you'll fill your toolbox with kid-tested, educator approved...

  • Oct
    25

    Unlawning America Talk with Of Land & Local Artist Brian Collier

    Wednesday, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Of Land & Local exhibiting artist Brian Collier will discuss his current project, Unlawning...

  • Oct
    29

    Farm to Medicine Cabinet Winter Health Medicine Making

    Sunday, 9:00 PM - 11:30 AMAdult Program

    Cap off our Farm to Medicine Cabinet Plant Walk series with our final herb walk with Guido Masé and Katherine Elmer. We’ll gather medicinal plants and barks particularly suited for winter health and...

  • Nov
    2

    Engaging Farm Visitors: Tours, Camps & Animals

    Thursday, Workshop 2:00 - 5:00 PM; Optional light dinner 5:00 - 7:00 PMEducator Workshop

    Through harvest activities and dress-up games to chore helping and taste testing, your farm is a unique place to teach, share and grow as a community. Discover fun activities for a variety of ages...

  • Nov
    4

    Moonlit Wagon Rides

    Saturday, 5:15 PM, 6:00 PM, 6:45 PM, 7:30 PMFamily Program

    A moonlit evening is a great time to get outside and enjoy Shelburne Farms by horse drawn wagon ride!  Celebrate this magical time of year with lights snacks and activities back at the...

  • Nov
    11

    Hawks, Owls, & Falcons!

    Saturday, Drop-in anytime between 10:00AM - 1:00PMFamily Program, Youth Program, Adult Program

    Hawks, owls, and falcons are all birds found right here on the Farm. Come meet some of these live birds of prey in a cozy, indoor setting.  Learn about each of their unique characteristics,...

  • Nov
    12

    Mastering Stocks and Broths

    Sunday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMAdult Program

    Please note: The date of this program has been changed from Saturday, November 4 to Sunday, November 12 Mastering...

  • Nov
    18

    Farm Craft: Past & Present

    Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PMFamily Program

    Let’s dip candles, create felt pumpkins, and make bread and butter while comparing a young person’s life on the farm in the 1800s and today. For ages 5 and up.

  • Dec
    10

    Winter Gifts and Craftmaking

    Sunday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM & 12:30 – 2:30PMFamily Program

    Learn how to make easy handmade gifts and create “green” crafts with natural and recycled materials. You’ll have fun and be inspired to make more handmade gifts this season at home! For ages...

  • Mar
    9 to 11

    ABCs of Farm-Based Education March 2018

    Friday to Sunday, All DayEducator Workshop

    Are you looking to build a farm-based education program, or inspire your existing programming? At this workshop, you'll fill your toolbox with kid-tested, educator approved...