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Second Saturday of the month 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Depending on weather, it will be either in the Visitor Center or on the back porch of the farmhouse. 
Join us on the farm. Children and adults alike, ages 5 and up, can join in the fun!  There are hands-on demonstrations, crafts, old-fashioned games and even some education.  Learn about history and a farming way of life.

Summer break in June, July, August and September.

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Kids Day - Dirt and PlantsSaturday, May 11, 2019 10:00am - 02:00pm

Plant seeds and rain lilies to take home. Make a flower fan or a tissue flower. Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month.  Children and adults alike, ages 5 and up can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education.  Learn about history, and a farming way of life. 

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Kids Summer Crafts - Bandana DollsWednesday, August 07, 2019 09:30am - 11:00am

Learn how to make a cute doll from bandana fabric and some stuffing.


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Kids Day: Super Owls!Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:00am - 02:00pm

Did you ever hear the hoot of an owl late at night?  What an interesting animal that many do not get to see!  Why do owls have binocular vision? Learn about the super owls of Dudley Farm! 

Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month.  Children and adults alike, ages 5 and up can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education.  Learn about history, and a farming way of life. 

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Kids Day: Sugar Cane and CornSaturday, November 09, 2019 10:00am - 02:00pm

It is a good day for sweet and sticky cane syrup on a some hot cornbread.  Learn all about corn, and make a corn husk doll.  Where does cane syrup come from?  Find out at Dudley Farm Historic State Park - where the cane grows!

Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month.  Children and adults alike, ages 5 and up can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education.  Learn about history, and a farming way of life. 

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Kids Day - PinewoodsSaturday, December 14, 2019 10:00am - 02:00pm

The all important, majestic pine tree; important not only for the forest animals but for humans as well.  What can a pine tree provide for animals and humans?  Smell some pine scents.

Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month for our Dudley Kids Day. Children and adults alike, ages 5 to 65, can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education. Learn about history, and a farming way of life.

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Kids Day - Our Feathered FriendsSaturday, January 11, 2020 10:00am - 02:00pm

Our feathered friends are all around us, the wild and the domesticated.  Visit Dudley Farm and learn why birds are our friends, and why feathers are so unique and important.

Children can participate in educational demonstrations and crafts.

Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month for our Dudley Kids Day. Children and adults alike, ages 5 to 65, can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education. Learn about history and a farming way of life.

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Kids Day - GreybeardSaturday, February 08, 2020 10:00am - 02:00pm

Greybeard, Vegetable Horsehair, Native Americans called the plant Itla-okla, which meant "tree hair."  Spanish Moss (Tillandsia usneoides), a native and amazing epiphyte. What is that? What did people use it for in the old days?  Come find out!

Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month for our Dudley Kids Day. Children and adults alike, ages 5 to 65, can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education. Learn about history and a farming way of life.

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Kid's Day - Old Fashioned PicnicSaturday, March 14, 2020 10:00am - 02:00pm

CANCELLED due to health concerns. Sorry.

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Partake of the PastSaturday, April 11, 2020 09:00am - 03:00pm

CANCELLED due to health concerns. Sorry.

Kids Day - Water WorksSaturday, May 09, 2020 10:00am - 02:00pm

Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the month for our Dudley Kids Day. Children and adults alike, ages 5 to 65, can join in the fun! There are hands on demonstrations, crafts, old fashioned games and even some education. Learn about history and a farming way of life.

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