Farming Workshops at Buckley Homestead


The park is open from 12 PM-4 PM, check each individual program to see when it specifically starts. Programs are included with the $2 admission fee and will run on a first come first serve basis. The topics of the programs are subject to change.  There is a hayride option that is happening at 3 PM on all of the workshop days. The hayride $2 per person and will start from the barnyard. The topic of the program is subject to change.

Artifacts Galore 

Saturday, September 7 &  Sunday, September 8  2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Visit the main house from 12:30-2:30 PM to see and learn about some of the unique artifacts and the processes that go into their care. 

poultry Workshop 

Sunday, September 15 & Saturday September 28 2019 from 12:30- 2 PM 

Want to learn how to keep a successful backyard flock? Come to learn and share your stories with other poultry fanciers as we examine the flocks housed at the park. 

Livestock Husbandry 

Sunday, September 22 & Sunday, September 29 2019 at 12:30 PM 

Join the park staff as we get up close and personal with the livestock that call Buckley Homestead home. 

Upcycling

Saturday, October 5 & October 19 2019 at 1 PM

Come visit the main house  to learn about ways you can turn old junk into something useful.

Gardens

Sunday, October 6, 2019 

Join us for a short program as we talk about how to put your gardens to bed and prepare them for the upcoming spring. 

Survival Skills: Fire

Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 1 PM

Meet at the cabin and learn about the art and science of fire making.

Survival skills: Shelter making 

Sunday, September 27 2019 at 1 PM

Meet at the cabin and learn about primitive shelter making.