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POUGHKEEPSIE – FREE Nature in Our City @ The Barn at The Environmental Cooperative

Learn about the natural spaces that make Poughkeepsie the City we love! The Environmental Cooperative presents results from Poughkeepsie’s Natural Resources Inventory and the Fall Kill AquaBlitz. Maps and photos will be on display, with presentations and time for community conversation (and snacks)!

 

TUESDAY, February 19, 2019

 

5:30 – 7:30 pm

 

 

 

WAPPINGERS FALLS – Mozzarella Cheese making @ Stony Kill Farm

Mozzarella Cheese making with Stacey Lynch Adnams

 

SUNDAY, February 3, 2019

 

11 am – 12 pm

 

For ages 7 – 12

 

FREE admission

 

Learn about the process of making mozzarella cheese from start to finish. Students will learn how to milk our visiting cow Shirley and how the grass she eats becomes the milk we drink. Bring your appetite, we’ll be tasting our homemade cheese!

 

Register Today

 

WAPPINGERS FALLS – FREE Family Game Night at the Farm @ Stony Kill Farm

Leave your electronic devices at the door and join us in the barn classroom for a fun night of board games and puzzles.

 

February 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2019


6:30 to 8:30 pm

 

For all ages

 

FREE

 

Bring your own or find a game in our collection. Light refreshments will be available for purchase.

 

 

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: email foundation@stonykill.org

 

http://stonykill.org/programs/open-barn

 

POCANTICO HILLS – Winter Farm Tour (Ages 14+) @ Stone Barns Center

Come experience winter on the farm though our Winter Farm Tour! We will share with you our favorite places on the property while discussing the ways in which we farm and our diverse work to build a healthy and sustainable food system.

 

WEEKENDS, Janary – March 2019

3 – 4 pm

Adult (Ages 14+): $15*

This is an adult walking tour, it is not recommended for those under 14 years of age.

 

Come dressed for the farm and the weather–and wear closed-toed shoes. All programming at the Center is rain or shine except during thunder and lighting, or blizzards. If you want to know if a program is cancelled due to inclement weather, please call 914-366-6200. We have a 48-hour cancellation policy for all tickets. For a refund, please contact us within 48 hours of your visit at 914-366-6200 x131.

 

*Members receive a 10% discount on tickets. At checkout, use the discount code that was emailed to you. If you did not receive a code, please email membership@stonebarnscenter.org. To become a member and take advantage of this and many other benefits, click here.

 

info@stonebarnscenter.org

 

WAPPINGERS FALLS- FREE Open Barn @ Stony Kill Farm

WAPPINGERS FALLS- FREE Open Barn @ Stony Kill Farm

SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS, February – November

11 am-1 pm

(with the exception of days on which special events are held and holidays)

Visit with our animals! The barn is open for visits with our chickens, cows, pigs and sheep!

Stony Kill Farm is maintained by The Stony Kill Foundation.

The Stony Kill Foundation, Inc. was chartered in 1977 and is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. It has the responsibility of educating the public on various environmental and historical topics and maintains a working farm with livestock at the Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center, which is owned by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. The Foundation is financed through membership dues, program fees, fundraising events, donations from the public, grants, and general contributions. All donations are tax deductible. Members of the Foundation are also encouraged to become volunteers.

stonykillbarnThe Mission of the Stony Kill Foundation, Inc. is to develop environmental, educational and historical interpretive and outdoor recreation programs and events; provide paid and volunteer staffing; secure financial assistance; obtain community and government support; and maintain compliance with Stony Kill Farm’s deeded agricultural commitments.

79 Farmstead Lane Wappingers Falls New York 12590

845-831-3800

email: foundation@stonykill.org

http://stonykill.org/programs/open-barn

 

Open Barn at Stony Kill Farm