NH Farm Museum Calendar 2014
603-652-7840/ e: info@farmmuseum.org.

April 5th Volunteer Pancake Breakfast 9:30 -11 am
For all our great Volunteers! Have some pancakes and learn the latest about the Farm Museum.

April 12th Volunteer Training 10 am - 12 noon
Calling all history buffs, teacher types, and anyone with time to help out at the Farm Museum! We especially need those interested in learning how to give farm tours or historic farmhouse tours. Join us for this introduction to the NH Farm Museum. We will meet at the Jones Farm.

April 22nd Earth Day Family Program 10 am - 1:00 pm
Planting activities, farm tours, stories, spring soup and walks in the forest.
Admission: $5 Adult & $4 children ages 4 -17yrs. Museum members free.

April 24th Earth Day Family Hike w/ Moose Mountain Regional Greenways & Branch Hill Farm 10:30 am
Meet at the Farm Museum! Free

April 26th Town of Milton Earth Day Clean-up & Pot-luck 10 am - 1 pm

May 3rd Shearing Day 10 am - 2 pm
Join us for our annual sheep shearing and learn about sheep herding, wool washing, spinning & weaving, and take a farm tour.
Admission: $ 5 Adult/ $4 children ages 4-17 yrs

May 10th NH Farm Museum Volunteer Work Day 9 am - 12 noon
Meet at the Jones Farm and help us get ready for opening. Bring your rakes, pruners if you have them and don’t forget the garden gloves.

May 17th Spring Farm Day Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
Celebrate Spring on the Farm with plowing & planting activities, a plant & seedling sale, farm & farmhouse tours and a dance around the Maypole.
Admission: $7 Adult/ $4 child ages 4-17 yrs. Museum members free

May 24th & 25th Museum now open Saturdays & Sundays 10 am – 4 pm

June 7th Forestry Workshop w/ MMRG & NRCS 9am - 12 noon sponsored by Branch Hill Farm & NH Farm Museum.
Meet at the NH Farm Museum. Presentation on best practices of Forestry Management followed by a tour and walk in the forest to observe theory put into practice.
Free but pre-registration required- space limited.

June 21st New Hampshire Dairy Day Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
Learn all about cows, making butter and cheese, and enjoy free ice cream and horse drawn rides!
Admission $7 adult/ $4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free.

June 18h thru October 12th Museum now open Wednesday – Sunday 10 am -5 pm

June 29th NH Farm Museum Members Annual Meeting & Pot-Luck Supper Sunday 5 pm - 8 pm

July 3rd Stories on the Farm Begins: Held every Thursday morning July & August at 10 am.
Join us for a fun farm story followed by a related activity. Best for children ages 3-10 years.
Included in Admission $7 adult/$ 4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

July 4th The Fourth on the Farm 12 noon - 4 pm
Join us for this annual event featuring delicious home made strawberry short cake, patriotic music, farm animals, a reading of the Declaration of Independence, croquet & old fashioned games and living history farmhouse tours.
Admission $7 adult/$4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free, includes strawberry shortcake!

July 12th & 13th Children’s Days on the Farm
The most fun kids can have on a farm! Horse drawn rides, music, games and much more.
Admission $7 adult/ $4 child ages 4- 17 yrs / Museum members free.

July 14st- 18th Farm Adventures Day Camp for kids ages 7 - 10 years 9 am - 3 pm
Come to camp for all sorts of farm fun! Farm animals, gardening, games, hikes in the forest, farm crafts, butter and ice cream making and more. Day Camps are based in our Cider Mill building and are limited to 10 children per session.
Registration required: $175/$155 members

July 21st-25th Farm Adventure Day Camp for kids ages 8 - 11 years 9 am - 3 pm
Come to camp for all sorts of farm fun! Farm animals, gardening, games, hikes in the forest, farm crafts, butter and ice cream making and more. Day Camps are based in our Cider Mill building and are limited to 10 children per session.
Registration required: $175/$155 members

August 4th-8th Farm Girls Day Camp for girls ages 10 - 13 years 9am - 3 pm
A fun week for girls who love farms and farm animals. Learn all about the farm animals and planting and harvesting in the garden. We will make journals to keep track of our crafts and adventures through the week. We will dry herbs, vegetables and fruits, learn to make jam and butter and bake bread. We will help feed and water the animals each day. We will make candles, card wool and weave and have a fun sleep over on Thursday night and present a skit on Friday.
Registration required: $175/$155 members

August 23rd & 24th Old Time Farm Days 10 am - 4 pm
Demonstrations of traditional crafts, blacksmithing, rock splitting, spinning wool, chair caning, carving, butter making and more plus horse-drawn wagon rides, farm games and pie eating contest for kids, barn tours, and historic farm house tours.
Admission $7 adult/$4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

September 21st The Great NH Pie Festival Sunday 12 noon - 4 pm
If you like pie, this one’s for you! Taste pie of all sorts from New Hampshire’s best bakers and bakeries. You can enter your pie in our famous pie contest and win a great prize.
Event admission: $10 adult, $5 child,/ Museum members $6/$3 or bring a pie for the contest and get in free.
Prize Sponsors: King Arthur Flour of Norwich, Vermont.

October 4th Farm Harvest Day 10 am - 4 pm
Help with the Harvest, make stone soup, press apples for cider and much more.
Admission $7 adult/ $4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

October 18th Pumpkin Party 10 am - 3 pm
Carve or paint a pumpkin, play pumpkin games and more- includes a free pumpkin w/ each paid admission.
Admission $7 adult/ $4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

November 22nd An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving on the Farm 10 am - 3 pm

December 20th A Victorian Christmas on the Farm 10 am - 3 pm

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