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.


 

  • Jul
    4

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    7

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    9

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    11

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    14

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    16

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    18

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    21

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    23

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    24

    Bats in the Barn

    Friday, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmFamily Program

    Learn what makes bats so special with a colorful slideshow, then venture out with Barry the Bat Guy to watch their evening flight from the Farm Barn. 

  • Jul
    25

    Garden Tea Party at the Inn

    Saturday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFamily Program

    Bring your family to enjoy the colorful, fragrant gardens at The Inn at Shelburne Farms! After we go on a treasure hunt adventure you will learn to make your own tea bags and enjoy some tea and tasty...

  • Jul
    25

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    28

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    30

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    1

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    3 to 9

    Open Farm Week

    Monday to Sunday, All DaySpecial Event

    During Open Farm Week, farms across Vermont will welcome visitors to explore and learn.   You can meet the farmers, plants, and animals that bring your favorite high-quality Vermont products...

  • Aug
    4

    Farm to Ballet Performance

    Tuesday, Gates open at 5PM; Show at 6:15PMSpecial Event

    Enjoy a summer evening during Open Farm Week (www.diginvt.com) at the Farm.  Bring a picnic or purchase farm burgers and seasonal salads grown right here while you enjoy the Farm to Ballet...

  • Aug
    4

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    6

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    8

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    11

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    13

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    13

    Moonlit Campfire

    Thursday, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmFamily Program

    Enjoy sitting around a campfire on a warm summer evening, fun activities, s'mores, and a visit from live OFES raptors. 

  • Aug
    15

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    18

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    20

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    22

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    25

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    27

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    29

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    1

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    3

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    5

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    8

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    10

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    12

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    15

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    17

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    19

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.