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 are required prior to the event. No walk-ins, please!
- THURSDAY, AUGUST 23rd PONY RIDES 9:30 am – 11:30 am includes pony ride for each child participant and a hayride farm tour, horse/pony craft, a snack of lemonade, water, and Snyder’s pretzels (nut-free), storytime and sandbox playtime. This session is limited to 28 participants|Cost $15/first child and $10/siblings. Children under the age of 1 year are free if they will not be participating in pony rides and craft activities.
- TUESDAY, AUGUST 28th TRACTORS & FARM EQUIPMENT 9:30 am – 11:30 am – Tractors & Farm Equipment events are perfect for everyone who wants to see and learn about big tractors and farm equipment! Enjoy a hayride tour of the farm with your little farmer to see our farm equipment area and tractor photo opportunities and a tractor-themed craft activity. A snack of lemonade, water, and Snyder’s pretzels (nut-free), storytime and sandbox playtime. Craft or activity may be substituted due to inclement weather or crop conditions. Cost $12/first child and $6/siblings. Children under the age of 1 year are free if they will not be participating in the craft and activities.
- TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH PEACHES! Pick peaches with your little farmer(s)! 9:30 am – 11:30 am – Enjoy this special opportunity to pick peaches with your little farmer(s)! We’ll take a hayride tour to the peach orchard where each child will pick 3 peaches from our trees. A peach-themed craft, a snack of lemonade and Snyders (nut-free) pretzels, storytime and time for group play in our large sandbox are included. Craft or activity may be substituted due to inclement weather or crop conditions. Cost $14/first child and $7/siblings. Children under the age of 1 year are free if they will not be participating in the craft and activities.
Registration for this event is required. Spots are limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Your registration must be paid in advance of the event.
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. Please note: these events typically sell out – if your cash/check payment is not received in our Farm Market within 48 hours of registration you will be registered for the event. Thank you for your understanding.