Open Farmyard

Open Farmyard has ended for 2020. See you next year!

Join Land’s Sake educators on the farm for weekly activities including stories, picking and planting in the Education Garden, exploring the chicken coop and more! This is a free program for young children and caregivers. Sign-up is required, and you can pre-register every week on Tuesday afternoon for a Friday or Sunday slot. 75 minute sessions available through October (as long as circumstances allow). Activities are geared for ages 2.5 through 7, but children of all ages are welcome to participate. Donations welcome. (Open Farmyard is weather-dependent and cancellations will be posted on our social media page.)

 

Session Options
Session A: Fridays 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Session B: Fridays 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Session C: Sundays 9:30am -10:45am
Session D: Sundays 11:00am - 12:15pm

 

Sample Schedule 1:
9:30 Visit chickens, collect eggs | 9:55 Planting project | 10:25 Rabbit circle and story

 

Sample Schedule 2:
9:30 Weeding project | 9:55 Feed weeds to goats, visit chickens | 10:25 Feed rabbits

NEW! Private Farmyard Family Experience! 

Want more or less time or a different day to enjoy the experience, more control over your activities, or more people to be included? We are offering Private Family Farmyard experiences. Each is taught by one of our trained educators, and includes a variety of activities tailored to your group!

Pricing and Group info for up to 4 people (please contact us for pricing information for additional people): 
30 minutes: $35
75 minutes: $60
120 minutes: $80
Custom options available.

Contact us with any questions.


 

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Weston Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Open Farmyard also benefited from a 2018 grant for garden supplies from the Wellesley Hills Junior Women's Club.

Thank you for making this program possible!