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Activities for Foodways Friday, June 24, 2016

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

Today's recipes include:

Wilted Lettuce
Turnips in Cream Sauce
Buttered Radishes

11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
11:45 Heirloom Garden Tour
12:15 What Happens to the Milk?
12:45 Corn: King of the Crops
1:15 Meet Our Sheep
1:45 Heirloom Garden Tour
2:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
2:45 Dear Miss Billings, A Readers Theater Presentation
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
4:15 Heirloom Garden Tour

Throughout the Day:

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Saturday, June 25, 2016

11:15 Meet a Draft Horse
12:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
1:15 Churning Butter
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)

Throughout the Day:

Tours of the 1890 Farmhouse: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day


Activities for Ice Cream Sunday, June 26, 2016

11:00 19th Century Children's Games (until 4:00)
11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
12:00 Making Blueberry Ice Cream
12:15 Corn: King of the Crops
1:15 Meet a Draft Horse
2:00 Making Vanilla Ice Cream
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd

Throughout the Day:

1890 Farm House and Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day


Activities for Monday, June 27, 2016

11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
12:15 Corn: King of the Crops
1:15 Training Young Steers
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)

Throughout the Day:

1890 Farm House and Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day


Activities for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
12:15 Corn: King of the Crops
1:15 What Happens to the Milk?
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd

Throughout the Day:

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day

Guided Tours of the 1890 Farm House: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
12:15 Meet a Draft Horse
1:15 Corn: King of the Crops
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd

Throughout the Day:

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day

Guided Tours of the 1890 Farm House: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Thursday, June 30, 2016

11:15 Meet a Draft Horse
12:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
1:15 Meet Our Sheep
1:45 Corn: King of the Crops
2:15 Heirloom Garden Tour
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd

Throughout the Day:

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day

Guided Tours of the 1890 Farm House: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits


Open daily April 30 through October 31, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and weekends November - February, and Christmas & February vacation weeks from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.