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Activities for Thursday, July 24, 2014

11:15 Check Out the Chickens – Chicken Barn
11:45 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
12:00 Making Wool Balls – Wagon Barn (until 4:00)
12:15 How to Keep a Sheep – Sheep Pasture
12:45 Meet a Draft Horse – Horse Barn
1:15 What Happens to the Milk? – Milk Room
1:45 Ropemaking – Near Grass Oval
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
2:45 Check Out the Chickens – Chicken 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, July 25, 2014

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

Today's recipes include:

String Beans with Bacon
Onion Pie

11:15 Making Cheese – Education Room
11:45 Corn–King of the Farm Crops – Wagon Barn
12:15 What Happens to the Milk? – Milk Room
12:45 Heirloom Garden Tour - Garden
1:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
1:45 Corn–King of the Farm 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


Activities for Saturday, July 26, 2014

11:00 Peg Loom Weaving – Wagon Barn (until 3:00)
11:15 What Happens to the Milk? – Milk Room
11:45 How to Keep a Sheep – Sheep Pasture
12:15 Meet a Draft Horse – Horse Barn
12:45 Up Close With a Jersey Cow – Cow Barn
1:15 Corn is for Cows, Hay is for Horses – Horse Barn
1:45 How to Keep a Sheep – Sheep Pasture
2:15 Ropemaking – Near Grassy Oval
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
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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


View the schedule for Hay Day, July 27, 2014


Activities for Monday, July 28, 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