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
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.
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
What does it really mean if something is GMO, or organic, certified organic, all natural, local, no hormones added, etc. The list goes on and on! But it doesn’t have to be as confusing as it seems. Join us for some hot cocoa and discussion in Tim’s Kitchen to break down what all of the labels really mean for our planet, our food, and our families. All Ages Welcome! This Event is FREE, but please register here
If your kids are getting cabin fever, there's a Winter Farm Camp on MLK Day at Wakeman Town Farm Sustainability Center with visits to our animal menagerie, cooking in our new kitchen and an encounter with a butterfly expert . Click HERE for more info and to register
In this two-session cooking camp, jr. chefs will learn a few new culinary tips and techniques while having fun with Chef Mia Wiggers. The class is limited to 8 students for the maximum hands-on experience. Click HERE for more info and to register.
Please “Be an Angel" and consider dropping off a new, unwrapped gift (toy for any age child) at the farm the next time you are in the area (by December 10). The Wakeman Team will transport the gifts to the collection/assembly site for wrapping and distribution to children with cancer and rare blood disorders. Please leave in the large box at Wakeman Town Farm: 134 Cross Highway, Westport. (Tim’s Kitchen entrance)