Drop-in to fun at the Heritage Farm

Jun 06, 2016

Play, eat and learn at the Schaumburg Park District’s Heritage Farm, 201 S. Plum Grove Road.

The Farm’s summer drop-in classes give visitors a look at life on an 1880s rural German farm. Programs include:

  • Toy-Nanza, June 16- Participants will learn how 19th century children played, have fun with historic toys and make one to take home.
  • Better with Butter, July 21 – After helping the house frau churn butter, attendees will make their own to take home. Bread and crackers will be available for tasting.
  • Sundae School, Aug. 18 – Participants will learn to make ice cream from scratch and enjoy their own sundae.

Classes are available anytime between 10 a.m. and noon.

“Drop-in programs are fun and educational,” said Patty Kennedy, farm coordinator. “They are a great way to spend the morning at the Farm.”

Programs are appropriate for ages three and older.

Registration is not required. Cost is $2 per person.

For more information, call (847) 985-2102 or visit www.parkfun.com. 

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