Girl Scout Day 2016

We recently welcomed Girl Scouts from all over the area to come spend a day with us and experience the farm, circa 1910.  The girls experienced hands-on learning about a variety of topics including:

 

  • Sowing and Nurturing Seeds, and how planting was essential to a farm’s success

  • A Tour of the Farm House

  • Vintage Kitchenware and how it worked

  • Care of small Farm Animals

  • A Tour of the Barn and Ell

  • The importance of Wood and Woodworking to the farmer

  • Demonstrations of the art of Blacksmithing, and it’s importance to the self-sufficient farm

  • Early Automotive Power, complete with model T rides

  • Tales of the Farm – ┬áreminisce137nt stories about early farm life

 

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