Summer on the Farm Weekend

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August 18 & 19, 10 AM – 4 PM at Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture.  Join us for a weekend of celebrating the height of summer bounty on the farm! Head over to the field to taste our summer veggies, meet our animals with one of our farm apprentices, make your own posie in the Dooryard Garden and more! Click here for a full schedule and to register for programs. (Early registration is highly recommended as programs sell out.)  Grow Your Own: Popsicles, Saturday, 8/18 2 PM – 3 PM.  Turn a childhood favorite into a refined summer treat. In this class, we will make popsicles with seasonal fruits and herbs. $10/person, ages 5 and up.  The A-Bee-C’s of Bees, Saturday, 8/18 12 PM – 1 PM.  It’s bee time. Come check out our happy pollinators, taste their honey, and see how well they eat! Bee there or bee square. $10/person, ages 5 and up.  Summer Tasting Table & Craft Table, Saturday & Sunday, 12 PM – 3 PM.  Taste a selection of the many summer vegetables we grow at Stone Barns and rate your favorite one!  Have a favorite summer veggie dish? We’ll be collecting stories and recipes featuring your favorite tastes of summer. FREE.  Make Your Own: Posie, Saturday & Sunday, 1 PM – 3 PM.  Come join us in the Dooryard Garden to make your very own summer posie using flowers fresh from our Terrace Garden. $5/posie.  Summer Scavenger Hunt, Saturday & Sunday, 10 AM – 4 PM.  Explore the fields, gardens and pastures at Stone Barns and discover what’s growing. Crack the clues and win a special prize if you find them all! Ages 2 and up.  Plus regularly scheduled programs…Hands On: Egg Collecting, Saturday & Sunday, 11 AM – 11:45 AM, 12 PM – 12:45 PM, Ages 2 and up.  Hands On: Gardening, Saturday & Sunday, 11 AM – 11:45 AM, Ages 2 and up.  Livestock Tours, Saturday & Sunday, 1 PM – 2 PM.  Insider’s Tour, Saturday, 11 AM – 12:30 PM, Sunday 2:30 PM – 4 PM.  Farm Market, Saturday & Sunday 1 PM – 4 PM.  Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, 630 Bedford Road, Pocantico Hills, NY 10591, Phone 914 366 6200, www.stonebarnscenter.org.