Programs For Adults

Harvesting young cattail root in our spring Wild Edibles programHarvesting young cattail root in our spring Wild Edibles program The farm offers adult programs throughout the year, exploring topics in farming, natural resources, historic preservation and more. You'll find current listings below.

The PLACE Program, offered in partnership with UVM, is a year-long exploration of the history, culture, and ecology of your Vermont community. Details at link.

Pre-registration required for all programs.


  • 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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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...