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Activities for Tuesday, May 24, 2016

11:15 Meet Our Sheep
12:15 Churning Butter
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 (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 Wednesday, May 25, 2016

11:15 Meet a Draft Horse
12:15 Churning Butter
1:15 Training Working 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:

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 Thursday, May 26, 2016

11:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
12:15 Corn, King of the Crops
1:15 Meet Our Sheep
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 Foodways Friday, May 27, 2016

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

Today's recipe:

Vinegar Pie

11:15 Meet Our Sheep
12:15 Churning Butter
1:15 Corn, King of the Crops
2:15 Making Cheese
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Heirloom Garden Tour

Throughout the Day:

Farm Life Exhibits

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


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.