Read, Learn, Grow
Time: 9-10am or 10:30-11:30am
Price: $7 per child
545 Carlisle Road
Read, Learn, Grow starts June 16, 2021!
Get the kids out of the house this summer for a fun time on the farm! Kids who participate in our Read, Learn, Grow hour long program will:
- Enjoy storytime each Wednesday morning at 9 or 10:30am to read a book about farming, fruits, veggies, insects, and more
- Immerse themselves on the farm and learn about various aspects of farming with their own eyes
- Participate in an activity and take home something special each week – from hand-picked fruit to a hand-made craft!
Tentative 2021 Topics – topics are subject to change due to crop availability and weather
- 6/16 – Welcome to the Farm Wagon Ride
- 6/23 – Meet a Cow and learn about Farm Animals
- 6/30 – Bugs: the Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful
- 7/7 – Who Lives in the Pond?
- 7/14 – The Scoop on Soil – Earthworms and Root Vegetables
- 7/21 – Vibrant Veggies
- 7/28 – More Blueberries, Please!
- 8/4 – Butterflies
- 8/11 – Stone Fruit
Other things you should know:
- This program is recommended for children, ages 3-7
- We request that all parents remain on-site and with your child during the activity
- Please arrive a few minutes early to check-in. Folks arriving late will not be permitted to join the group, so as to not interrupt the program
- Pre-registration is requested. Register online here or register by phone at 717-677-8412
- The event goes on rain or shine, and as part of the event, we will visit the various places on the farm so please dress appropriately