Community & Visitor Programs

Engage in moments of
fun and learning with your family through one of our many farm and campground programs led by our educators.

Click here for a printable May Community & Visitor Programs calendar.

First Time Farmers

Come down to the farm and help us explore the fascinating wonders of farming! This is a great chance for our youngest group of farmers to get their first taste of a working farm. This program will be structured as a sensory exploration, making it the perfect venue for a morning play date with friends. Our farmers will meet the animals and participate in sensory activities with rotating themes.

Cost: $5 per child (includes admission for 2 adults)

Ages:  4 and under

Farmer for the Morning & Farmer for the Afternoon

Pre-K kiddos get a chance to see our working farm in action! Each week our program will have a different theme with a variety of hands-on crafts and projects, as well as an opportunity for our young farmers to engage in farm chores. This is a great chance for families to come explore the farm and learn about our livestock! Come join in on the fun of farming!

Cost: $5 per child (includes admission for 2 adults)

Ages: 4-6

Farm Education

Farm Explorers

Take a deeper look at a piece of our 600+ acres as we explore the diverse landscape of our farm! Explorers with a thirst for adventure will have the opportunity to dive into different environmental and agricultural topics such as forest ecology, vegetable production, and pollinators across our property. It’s a wonderful way to see what goes on beyond our barnyard!

Cost: $8 per person

Ages:  8-12

Goat Hike

Join the goat herd! Led by one of our educators, we’ll meet at our Wishcamper Livestock Education barn and browse the trails through the woods with a few of our dairy goats! Since we are a working farm, we require parents remain with their children at all times. Recommended for 6-years-old and up.

Please note:  There is limited capacity of fifteen (15) individuals for this program.   Pre-registering is the only way to guarantee a spot.

Seed Starters

Foster your green thumb by trying out new and fun ways to grow plants in your garden or home! Each week we will have a different project aimed at getting some seeds started. Take your “plants-to-be” home with you and let ‘em grow!

Cost: $5-15

Ages:  All

Afternoon Milking

Come watch our dairy herd in action! Witness 30+ cows go through the organic milking process in our unique dairy parlor. You will meet some of our dairy apprentices, learn more about our Organic Dairy Farmer Training Program, and sample Stonyfield yogurt made with milk from our herd.

Cost: $7 per person

Ages: 6 and up

Wings Over Wolfe's Neck

Take a morning to spend some time with the birds! Learn about the diversity of wild birds we have at Wolfe’s Neck and their roles within the ecosystem, practice your identification skills, visit our chickens, and enjoy an early morning walk on our beautiful property. Bring your own binoculars or borrow a pair of ours.

Cost:  $5 per person

Ages:  10 and up

Length:  75 minutes

Taste of the Farm

Come get a “taste” of the farm with an in-depth tour of our barns and gardens! Led by one of our educators, this program will take you to our organic vegetable gardens and fields to literally taste what’s growing on the farm. Also included will be a visit to our barns to meet our livestock.

Cost:  $10 per person

Ages:  10 and up

Length:  75 minutes

Harvest Your Breakfast

Come to the farm to enjoy an unforgettable meal! Led by one of our educators, this program will take you through our education gardens and up to our organic vegetable field via haywagon to gather the ingredients for a delicious meal prepared by our Farm Cafe staff.

Cost:  Adults: $20, Children under 10: $10

Ages:  All

Length:  90 minutes

Farm to Foil

Looking for something to throw on the grill tonight? Need a side dish to complement your campfire feast? Come join us for a trip to our organic vegetable fields where you get the chance to make a tasty dish straight from the farm. During the program you’ll learn about our fruit and vegetable production, harvest some veggies from the field, and then package them up in aluminum foil with herbs and spices ready to cook over your campfire, on your grill, or in the oven.

Cost:  $15 per person, $10 for children under 10

Ages:  All

Length:  60 minutes

 

Haywagon Ride

Hop on our haywagon for a ride through West Bay’s pastures and vegetable field! This is a great outing for families.

Cost:  $3 per peron

Ages:  All

Length: 20 minutes

History Hayride

Climb aboard our haywagon and travel through time as you hear stories of the ship captains, fishermen, farmers, teachers, and homemakers who have lived on Wolfe’s Neck over the past 250 years! This new, one-hour tour will take you to 3 of the historic farmsteads that make up Wolfe’s Neck Center today, uncovering the past while connecting with the farm of the present.

Cost:  $10 per person

Ages:  12 and up

Length:  60 minutes

 

Lunch & Learn

Grab a bite to eat at our Farm Café and hear from local community members, Wolfe’s Neck staff, and others about various topics of interest. Check out our website or Facebook page regularly to see who’s talking this week. Free to attend!

Cost:  Free!

Length:  60 minutes