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.


  • Oct

    Farm Craft: Past & Present

    Saturday, 10 AM - 12 PMFamily Program

    Come dip bees wax candles, create felted pumpkins, and make bread and butter while comparing a young person's life on the farm in the 1800s and today. Ages 5 and up. All children should...

  • Nov

    Moonlit Wagon Rides

    Saturday, 5:15 PM, 6:00 PM, 6:45 PM, 7:30 PMFamily Program

    A moonlit evening is a great time to get outside and enjoy Shelburne Farms by horse drawn wagon ride!  Celebrate this magical time of year with lights snacks and activities back at the...

  • Dec

    Winter Gifts and Craftmaking

    Sunday, 9:30 – 11:30AM & 12:30 – 2:30PMFamily Program

    Learn how to make easy holiday goodies to give as gifts, and create “green” crafts with natural and recycled materials. Some examples of past gifts include - pine sachets,...