Events

Free Fun on the Farm, Saturday's, San Ramon

Date:
3/9/2024 - 4/27/2024
Time:
11 - 2 PM
Location:
Forrest Home Farms
19953 San Ramon Blvd.,
San Ramon

Fun on the Farm Activities is FREE crafts and activities that highlight farm life and the late Victorian era.  These Saturday events are an opportunity to step back into history and enjoy the simple things of life.  

 

Mar 9                   Rope Making

Make rope the old fashioned way with or replica antique machine and use it to create some fun and useful knots. 

 

Mar 16              An Irish Tradition 

Did you know before being named San Ramon the name, Limerick, was up for consideration? There were many Irish settlers to the San Ramon Valley. Come learn about their history in the valley and some longstanding traditions. 

 

Mar 23             Butterflies

Learn what bugs and butterflies visit the garden. Learn about the life cycle of butterflies. Make your own butterfly craft.

 

Mar 30             Easter on the Farm 

Come join us for cookie decorating and a scavenger hunt for the 10 Golden Eggs hidden throughout the Farm. 

 

 

Apr 6                    Dairy Day

Cows were once a art of Forest Home Farms livestock and people had to make their own dairy. Come milk milk our model wooden cow, and take home a cow craft. 

 

Apr 13                 Sheep Sheering 

Sheep Shearing Day, presented by the San Ramon Historic Foundation. Tickets required. For more information and tickets visit www.srhf.org 

 

Apr 20                Arbor + Earth Day Celebration

Why are trees so important? Come to the Farm to learn and watch a tree being planted. Take home a handmade tree craft. 

This year's Earth Day theme is Planet vs Plastic. Come learn about how plastics impact our life and the environment, and how you can live a healthier plastic-free life. 

 

Apr 27            Yarn Art

Victorians used what was available to them and made the most of it. One of the Victorian traditions was to use hair to make art! Come learn about this old art and use yarn to make your own piece of art. 

 

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Free Fun on the Farm, Saturday's, San Ramon

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