March Break at the Farm 2016

Mon, Feb 29th, 2016
Drop by the farm this March Break!

We'll be open from Tuesday to Saturday from 11 am to 5 pm and have planned a variety of activities as listed below.

March Break collage

Free access to the maze area (weather dependent)

Visit the main barn to meet the ladies and see our voluntary milking station in action.

*Please remember to dress appropriately.  Don't forget your rubber boots/ winter boots.

If you need direction to the farm visit here.

Facebook Photo Contest

Visit the farm and post a photo for a chance to win a $25 store gift certificate.

For details visit Facebook here.

Activities

All activities will be approximately 30 minutes in length.  Adult supervision of children required.

Cows munching in the barn.

Tuesday March 15th 12:30pm

What Do The Cows Eat?

See the cows getting fed by Martin or Arwa, and learn about what they are eating.

Wednesday March 16th

11am & 2pm

Make Your Own Ice Cream (registration required)

Make your own ice cream ingredients.

Join Melanie in the Farm Cafe to make your own ice cream!

Each participant will receive guidance on how to turn their supplies into ice cream.

This can be a bit messy but very fun.

Please bring clean/fresh mittens. This activity can get cold on the hands!

Limited to 12 participants per session. 

Cost is $5 per participant.

**Online registration is required.  Please visit the following links to register.

For the 11am session visit here.

For the 2pm session visit here.

Making ice cream the old fashioned way.

Thursday March 17th 2pm

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Ice Cream Making Demonstration

All hands on deck! This is a group activity where attendees will each take their turn to help churn the ice cream!

Join Melanie in the Farm Cafe to see how ice cream is made by hand using an antique ice cream bucket.

CalfFriday March 18th 2:30pm

Learning About Calves

Join us for a hands on visit with some of our calves led by Arwa, the Herd Manager.

Saturday March 19th 12:30pm

Cow feeding up close.

What Do The Cows Eat?

See the cows getting fed by Martin or Arwa, and learn about what they are eating.

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Drop by for a visit!

There is lots to see and do on the farm.  We are within a one hour drive of Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Stratford, Orangeville, Hanover and Walkerton.

See you soon!

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