Little Learning Farmers

Little Learning Farmers Program

Join us for our Little Learning Farmers Learning Program at Donaldson Farms, offered weekly in June through mid-September. Sign up for one or more. We feature a new craft every Tuesday!

This program is ideal for pre-school and kindergarten age children.

  • $12.00 for the first participating child (age 2 – 6 years old); $6.00 for each additional sibling (age 2 – 6 years old) – some events may cost more – see event listings for details.
  • Children 1-year-old and under are FREE to attend. *If your child is 1+ and will participate by picking strawberries, planting a plant or creating a craft then please sign them up as a ‘participating child at registration.’
  • Craft or activity may be substituted due to inclement weather or crop conditions.
  • When fruit picking is the featured activity, accompanying adult may purchase a container (pint, quart or flat) in our farm market and pay by the pound for the berries they pick.
  • Children must have adult supervision at all times. Thank you for understanding that this is is not a ‘drop-off event.’ 
  • Please dress for the weather. Sunblock, closed-toed shoes that can get dirty and a sunhat are always a good idea.
  • Events are rain or shine.
  • Registration and payment is required prior to the event. No walk-ins please!

Schedule:

  • RESCHEDULED TO TUESDAY JUNE 21st  Tuesday —-  June 26th: Strawberry Fun – Strawberry Picking 9:30am – 11:30am –  includes strawberry picking (1 pint per child), strawberry craft, snack of lemonade, water and pretzels, storytime and sandbox playtime
  • Tuesday, July 3rd: Veggies in the Garden 9:30am – 11:30am – includes hayride farm tour to see the veggie crops growing in our fields, fresh veggie taste-samplings, veggie garden craft, snack of lemonade, water and pretzels, storytime and sandbox playtime
  • SOLD OUT! Second date just added for July 12th – Tuesday, July 10th: Horses & Ponies 9:30 – 11:30 Price $15/first child $10/siblings – includes pony ride for each child participant and includes hayride farm tour to see the horses, horse/pony craft, a snack of lemonade, water, and pretzels, storytime and sandbox playtime. This session is limited to 26 participants|
  • THURSDAY, July 12th: Horses & Ponies 9:30 – 11:30 Price $15/first child $10/siblings – includes pony ride for each child participant and includes hayride farm tour to see the horses, horse/pony craft, a snack of lemonade, water, and pretzels, storytime and sandbox playtime. This session is limited to 26 participants|
  • Tuesday, July 17th:  Garden Yoga for Littles and their Parents! 9:30am – 11:30am – Using yoga poses, you and your little will to pretend to be a tree, seed, butterfly, frog and more. Yoga session will be guided by Larissa Harm PYT200. Enjoy a garden fairy inspired craft, a snack of lemonade, water, and pretzels, storytime and sandbox playtime.
  • Tuesday, July 24th – No Little Learning Farmers Session
  • Tuesday, July 31st – Sweet Corn! 9:30am – 11:30am – Pick our famous sweet corn with your little farmer(s) (3 ears per child) and enjoy a sweet corn inspired craft, a snack of lemonade, water, and pretzels, storytime and sandbox playtime.

Little Learning Farmers will continue through August, and mid-September – program themes will be announced soon!

Registration

Registration for this event is required. Spots are limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Payment with Credit Card

Use the link below to register and pay with credit card:

Payment with Cash or Check

To pay with cash or check, payment must be made in person at our farm market 48 hours prior to their desired event.

Questions: events@donaldsonfarms.net