all ages

Brrr in the Barnyard

Brrr in the Barnyard
Ever wonder how the goats, sheep, and chickens at Blandford Nature Center survive the long cold winter? Explore livestock adaptations – wool, hair, feathers, and more! Then check out all the farmer modifications to the…

Winter Worm Wigglefest

Winter Worm Wigglefest
Tired of being cooped up at home? Come on out to Blandford Nature Center and get your worm on! Explore the Blandford vermaculture bin and meet the resident red wigglers. Read a story, complete a…

Pumpkin-Palooza

Pumpkin-Palooza
Embrace autumn with all things pumpkin at the Blandford Farm! Pumpkin crafts, pumpkin games, pumpkin painting, exploding pumpkins, and more! This program is open house style, so arrive & depart at your convenience. Pre-registration is…

Barnyard Bonfire

Barnyard Bonfire
Enjoy an evening of farm fun by the light of the moon. Take a farmyard flashlight tour – visiting the animals and touring the fields at the height of the fall harvest. Then gather ‘round…

Wild & Wacky Worms

Wild & Wacky Worms
What’s better than a wriggly, squiggly worm? Lots of worms! Explore the Blandford vermiculture bin and meet the resident red wigglers. Learn about what they eat and what makes them special. Then we’ll go on…

Drop In – Farm Chores

Drop In – Farm Chores
Get a unique, behind-the-scenes opportunity to help out at the Blandford Farm! Assist with livestock chores - feeding and watering all the animals that call the farm home. If time allows, head into the children’s…