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Read, Learn, Grow

6/16/21

Time: 9-10am or 10:30-11:30am

Price: $7 per child

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545 Carlisle Road
Biglerville, PA

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

 

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