Howell Farm 2022 Calendar of Events
29 Ice Harvest
30 New Faces Day
9 Evening Blacksmithing (5:00–8:00 p.m.)
16 Farmer's Choice - Check back soon! (5:00–8:00 p.m.)
23 Evening Animal Chores (5:00–8:00 p.m.)
(Sat. 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. & Sun. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
27 Fiddlin' Day
24 Canning Day
22 Corn Harvest
Naturally Friends Programs
Join the County Naturalist for a close-up look at the swallows, bats, owls, and insects that are essential to the ecosystem where farmers raise their crops and animals.
Saturday, October 22
Turn your spider “eeews” into “aaaahs” during this family oriented program. Join our Park Naturalist for a slew of arachnid activities for all ages that will debunk the many spider myths and increase your appreciation for these tiny creatures.
Wooly Worm Weather Forecasting
Saturday, November 5
Walk with a Wooly! According to colonial American Folklore, the width of a wooly bear caterpillar’s brown stripe forecasts winter weather. During this walk, we will replicate Dr. Curran’s infamous wooly worm research and predict the weather for the upcoming winter season
Reservation Required: RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org
Designed for children five and under, StoryTime features a seasonal tale, and includes a visit to the barnyard to see the animals.
Wednesday, May 11 (12:30 – 1:30 p.m.) (rescheduled)
Wednesday, June 22 (10:30 – 11:30 a.m.)
Wednesday, Sept. 14 (10:30 – 11:30 a.m.)
Thursday, Oct. 27 (10:30 – 11:30 a.m.)
Friday, Dec. 2 (10:30 – 11:30 a.m.)