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Activities for Thursday, July 31, 2014

11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
12:15 Check Out the Chickens – Chicken Barn
12:45 How to Keep a Sheep – Sheep Pasture
1:15 What Happens to the Milk? – Milk Room
1:45 Meet a Draft Horse – Horse Barn
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
2:45 Corn is for Cows, Hay is for Horses – Horse Barn
3:15 Introduction to Milking – Cow Barn
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd – Cow Barn (until 5:00)

Throughout the day:

A Place in the Land - Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater: 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30

Farm Life Exhibits

Frederick Billings & the Farm House
Guided Tours – Farm House Entrance
11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00


Activities for Foodways Friday, August 1, 2014

Visit the 1890 Farm House Kitchen and explore our use of historic recipes and local, seasonal foods.

Today's recipes include:

Sweet & Sour Green Beans
Southern Fried Lettuce
Pickled Radish Pods

11:15 Making Cheese – Education Room
11:45 Corn, King of the Crops – Wagon Barn
12:45 Heirloom Garden Tour – Garden
1:15 Meet a Draft Horse – Horse Barn
1:45 Corn, King of the Crops – Wagon Barn
2:15 Making Cheese – Education Room
2:45 Heirloom Garden Tour – Garden
3:15 Introduction to Milking – Cow Barn
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd – Cow Barn (until 5:00)
3:45 Food for Thought – Wagon Barn

Throughout the day:

A Place in the Land - Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater: 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30

Farm Life Exhibits

28th Annual Quilt Exhibition - Exhibit Hall

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Activities for Saturday, August 2, 2014

11:15 Heirloom Garden Tour – Garden
11:45 Check Out the Chickens – Chicken Barn
12:15 Meet Our Sheep – Sheep Pasture
12:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation – Quilt Hall
1:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
1:45 Heirloom Garden Tour - Garden
2:15 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation – Quilt Hall
3:15 Introduction to Milking – Cow Barn
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd – Cow Barn (until 5:00)

Throughout the day:

A Place in the Land - Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater: 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30

28th Annual Quilt Exhibition through September 21

Farm Life Exhibits

Frederick Billings & the Farm House
Guided Tours – Farm House Entrance
11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00


View the schedule for Antique Tractor Day, Sunday, August 3, 2014


Activities for Monday, August 4, 2014

11:00 Making Felted Wool Balls – Wagon Barn (until 3:00)
11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
11:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation – Quilt Hall
12:15 Check Out the Chickens – Chicken Barn
1:15 Churning Butter – Farm House Terrace
1:45 Meet a Draft Horse – Horse Barn
2:15 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation – Quilt Hall
2:45 Heirloom Garden Tour – Garden
3:15 Introduction to Milking – Cow Barn
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd – Cow Barn (until 5:00)
3:45 Check Out the Chickens – Chicken Barn

Throughout the day:

A Place in the Land - Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater: 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30

28th Annual Quilt Exhibition through September 21

Farm Life Exhibits

Frederick Billings & the Farm House
Guided Tours – Farm House Entrance
11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00