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!
Saturday to Sunday, times varyFamily Program, Youth Program, Adult Program
Events and opportunities to explore the Farm are happening every day, including:
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.
Presentations will be at the entry to Lone Treel Hill trail in back of the...
Saturday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program
Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PMFamily Program
Thursday, 6:30–8:00PMFamily Program
Enjoy sitting around a campfire on a warm summer evening, fun activities, and a visit from a live owl with Outreach for Earth Stewardship. Ages 5 and up.
Sunday, 11:30AM–12:30PMFamily Program, Youth Program
Author Christy Mihaly will be reading and signing her brand new book, HEY, HEY, HAY! A Tale of Bales and the Machines That Make Them, in the Children’s Farmyard. HEY, HEY, HAY! is a...
Saturday, Clinic 9:00–10:00AM; Navigate the courses 10:00AM–12:00PMFamily Program, Adult Program
Orienteering is a sport that uses a map and compass to find your way across unfamiliar terrain. Whether you've been doing it for years or are interested in learning this important skill, join...
Saturday, 10:00AM–4:00PMFamily Program
All weekend, 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!
Sunday, 10:00AM–4:00PMFamily Program
Saturday, Drop-in any time 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...
Sunday, 9:30–11:30AM & 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!