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Read, Learn, Grow

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

Price: $7 per child


Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. Fruit Farm and Market
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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