39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 2039776521.
Saturday, May 14 and Sunday May 15, 11AM To 3PM
Join us for this fun family weekend on the farm and meet the newest additions to the Heckscher Farm family!
Watch as the flock of sheep gets its annual shearing and learn about what happens with their wooly coats. See firsthand how to turn wool into felt or yarn, among a variety of other hands-on demonstrations. There will be activities for all ages including llama trekking, face painting, a craft, live music with Jay and Ray, and a plant and herb sale. There will be hayride tickets for purchase, and our Museum Galleries will be open with our ART ON A STRING: Asian Kites in Flight exhibition.
Works by members of the Loft Artists Association will be featured in Art on the Meadow and will be available for purchase. The artists will also be leading a craft project for children. The Yama Ki Bonsai Society will be presenting a boutique exhibition of the ancient art of bonsai with 50 unique bonsai trees and starter trees for sale.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! There will be an assortment of local food trucks with food for sale including: Bounty, Cowabunga, Melt Mobile, Skinny Pines, Spud Stud, Spud Your Way, Valencia Luncheria, and more to be announced. Purchase tickets in advance and save time! Please note tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Daily Admission: Members: $5 | Non-Members: $10. Director's Circle & Family Plus Members and all children 3 & under: FREE
For more information call 203.977-6521, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org
* * * * Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity through exhibitions, educational programs and special events.