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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

 

 

 

KATONAH – Farm Skills Camp @ Muscoot Farm

Open to 4th, 5th, and 6th graders!

Come to the farm this week and learn many new skills. You can sign up for as many as you like. The cost is $30 a day or $125 for the entire week.

Each class is 12-3 PM. Due to limited space, pre-registration is required.

Call 914-864-7286 for more information and to register.

Monday, FEBRUARY 18: Sugaring
Learn how to make maple syrup and get a behind the scenes look at Muscoot Maple Operation.

Tuesday, FEBRUARY 19: Sewing
Learn the very basics of sewing and make a craft to take home.

Wednesday, FEBRUARY 20: Build Your Own Fairy House
Make and take home a unique house for a fairy garden.

Thursday, FEBRUARY 21: Cooking
Learn the basics of cooking and cook some of Muscoot Farm’s favorite recipes.

Friday, FEBRUARY 22: Farm Chores
Learn all about what it takes to take care of all the farm animals that call Muscoot home.

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.

 

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