Tra la, it’s spring! Come celebrate the gaiety and greening of the season at Wakeman Town Farm’s Sweet Spring Open House on Saturday May 4th from 11:00 to 2:00. (Rain date May 5)
Enjoy enviro exhibitors, kids’ crafts, wee one’s story time, meet the animals, Dough Girls Pizza, sheep shearing, and dancing around the May pole! You can also register for summer camp and kids’ programs while you’re having fun.
Plus (shhh, it’s a surprise) ... we’ll be celebrating AJ the alpaca’s 16th birthday!
Free entrance. No registration required.
Join Chef Linda Soper-Kolton for a taste of a delicious plant-based recipe from her new cookbook, Compassionate Cuisine: 125 Plant-Based Recipes from Our Vegan Kitchen. Interwoven with the recipes, the book tells the story of one of the country's oldest animal sanctuaries, the Catskill Animal Sanctuary, through its food. Their award-winning vegan culinary program is designed to show how easy and delicious it is to cook vegeterian.
We’re pleased to announce our Open Farm Hours for Visiting & Volunteer Hours for March-May!
Feel free to stop by an enjoy the beauty of Spring on the Farm, visit with the animals and see what’s popping up in the gardens!
Want to get dirty? Bring a pair of gloves and wear work clothes and we'll show you what to water, weed and pick! Don't worry if you don't have experience, our garden experts will guide you!
Tuesdays 10-12 a.m.
Fridays 2:30-4:30 p.m.
(Volunteers 13 and under must be with a parent or garden)
For more information about Volunteer and Visiting Hours, please click HERE
What could be more fun than a springtime garden party on the Farm’s Great Lawn?
Moms, dads, grandparents, aunts, uncles, sons, and daughters are all welcome at this caregiver/child event! While all are welcome, the activities at this tea party are most suitable for children ages 4 to 8.
For more information and to register, please click HERE
Elementary school children in our Homesteaders’ club are thrilled to experience real farming and gardening activities, including planting and harvesting along with farm animal care. For more info and to register, click HERE
Join us on the Farm with Photographer Anna-Liisa Nixon as she teaches the artistic and technical basics of using your DSLR camera to capture the fleeting moments of childhood. For more info and to register, click HERE