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Family Day

Note: The Museum will be open on Monday, February 20. Closed on Tuesday, February 21.

Fee: Regular Museum admission prices are still in effect for Family Day.

A unique family learning adventure awaits you at the Museum! Explore the sights and sounds of farm life through animals, exhibitions, treasures from the collection, hands-on demonstrations, and delicious foods. Enjoy indoor family fun as well as outdoor activities on this special winter day. Don’t forget to stop by our Demonstration Kitchen to enjoy delicious snowman cake pops and treat yourself to a healthy smoothie! Also, help our backyard birds by making them a winter treat to take home.

Special Features:

Outdoor Fun – Ongoing activity (weather permitting)

  • Build a family snowman and we will provide the accessories to help you add your flair!
  • Make ice sculptures with coloured ice cubes.
  • Paint the snow with colourful spray bottles.
  • Have fun in the snow!

Indoor Fun

  • Children are invited to listen to a classic winter-themed story.
  • Make a special craft to go along with the story.

11:30 and 3:00 English Presentation
11:45 and 3:15 French Presentation

Demonstration Kitchen

10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Snowman cake pops
11:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Healthy Smoothies
12:00 p.m. Homemade Bird Seed Feeders

Other demonstrations

9:30 a.m. Rabbit Care — Small Animal Barn
10:30 a.m. Groom a Calf — Dairy Barn
2:00 p.m. Meet the Alpacas— Horse and Cattle Barn
4:00 p.m. Afternoon Milking — Dairy Barn

Daily Demonstrations are subject to change without notice.

Museum site map:

Find your way around the farm with this colourful, easy-to-read map (pdf).

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