Family Programs

Kitchen Goodies and Gifts Family Program Our Family Programs are designed for children with an accompanying adult to have fun and learn together about food, farming, and nature. Check out our upcoming offerings below and join us! 

Pre-registration required except where noted.


 

  • Jan
    10

    Play Date! Winter on the Farm

    Saturday, Anytime between 9:30am and 1:30pmFamily Program

    Call up a friend and make a play date at Shelburne Farms! Explore lots of theme-based, indoor activities at your own pace and schedule, with a staff member present for questions. Seating and tables...

  • Jan
    17

    Winter Wildlife Detectives

    Saturday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMFamily Program

    Learn about animals that are active in the winter time and then go explore for signs of those animals around the Farm! Ages 5 and up.

  • Jan
    24

    Shelburne Winterfest 2015!

    Saturday, 12pm - 3pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy wintery activities, indoors and out! Sledding, sleigh rides, crafts, music, and delicious food at this annual, family-fun event!  Call Shelburne Parks and Recreation Department for more...

  • Jan
    31

    Bake & Shake - Bread & Butter Making

    Saturday, Two sessions: 9:30am - 11:30am & 12:30pm - 2:30pmFamily Program

    Come and make your own bread and butter to eat and explore other fun things we can create with flour (like playdough!) Ages 4 and up.

  • Feb
    7

    Forester for a Day

    Saturday, 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFamily Program

    Put on a hard hat, watch a forester fell a tree, and learn the importance of trees in our lives. Then work in the woodshop to make a wood product for your home.  Please make sure to dress warmly...

  • Feb
    21

    Play Date! Farm & Food Fun

    Saturday, Anytime between 9:30am and 1:30pmFamily Program

    Call up a friend and make a play date at Shelburne Farms! Explore lots of theme-based, indoor activities at your own pace and schedule, with a staff member present for questions. Seating and tables...

  • Mar
    21

    Play Date! Spring on the Farm

    Saturday, Anytime between 9:30am and 1:30pmFamily Program

    Call up a friend and make a play date at Shelburne Farms! Explore lots of theme-based, indoor activities at your own pace and schedule, with a staff member present for questions. Seating and tables...

  • Mar
    28 to 29

    Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2015

    Saturday to Sunday, 9:00am - 2:00pmFamily Program, Special Event

    Join us to learn about the sugaring process and see where maple syrup comes from. We'll have events and activities both Saturday and Sunday. Information: vermontmaple.org More details coming soon!