Planting Seeds with Kids at The Farm at Prophetstown

The Farm at Prophetstown 3534 Prophetstown Rd, Battle Ground, IN, United States

For this event, we will have several educational activities and crafts for children to learn about plants and gardening.  Children will also have the opportunity to plant and take seed starters while learning how to care for the plants. All of our events occur rain or shine! FREE with park admission.  12:00pm-2:00pm.

Free

Easter Egg Decorating at The Farm of Prophetstown

The Farm at Prophetstown 3534 Prophetstown Rd, Battle Ground, IN, United States

Come decorate an egg with us and learn about the history of painting eggs and other Easter festivities from the 1920s. FREE with park admission. 12:00pm-2:00pm.

Free

Historic Oxen Farming on The Farm

The Farm at Prophetstown 3534 Prophetstown Rd, Battle Ground, IN, United States

Double M Farms will be bringing their team of oxen to give demonstrations of how farmers in the 1920s tended to their fields with different farm implements. Come to learn from the past and see how oxen are still useful to small farms in the 21st century. Time to TBD

Free

Solar Eclipse on The Farm

The Farm at Prophetstown 3534 Prophetstown Rd, Battle Ground, IN, United States

Come for wide open spaces to view the eclipse, $2 NASA approved solar eclipse glasses (while supplies last), educational activities, and food available for purchase. FREE with park admission. 1:00-4:00pm *The eclipse will be at peak coverage at approximately 3pm.

Free

Class: A Hobby for the Farm Women

The Farm at Prophetstown 3534 Prophetstown Rd, Battle Ground, IN, United States

Learn how to make crepe paper flowers! Even on the farm there was some leisure time for farm women. Experts in farm management encouraged women to take up a purposeful and enjoyable hobby. They suggested fancy work, basketry, china painting, photography, and even carpentry, upholstering and refinishing furniture! One inexpensive, popular craft was the creation […]

$5.00

Class: Corn Husk Dolls at The Farm

The Farm at Prophetstown 3534 Prophetstown Rd, Battle Ground, IN, United States

Try your hand at making a corn husk doll! These dolls have been made for hundreds of years. Enjoy this 1920s tradition, learn the history of these dolls, and take your doll home with you! Reservations required, please call to make reservation. FREE with park admission. 10:30am-12:00pm.

Free