Farrel-McWhirter Farm School

The Farrel-McWhirter Farm School helps kids and adults connect with nature and rediscover our common roots. Using our beautiful park as classroom, the Farm School endeavors to cultivate a strong, vibrant community through agricultural education and hands-on learning over a variety of topics. Classes are conveniently arranged by age to ensure a fun and educational experience for all students. Through its programs, the Farm School helps students discover all the wonders and bounty farming and nature has to offer.

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Special Events & Activities

Join us at the farm for unique seasonal programs - from Mother’s Day tea in the garden to Yoga with the Animals, come experience the beauty of nature at its finest at Farrel-McWhirter Farm Park. 

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Summer Camps

Spend summer on the farm! A variety of farm, nature, and equestrian camps are offered each summer. Click here for more details

  1. 'All About' Series
  2. Farm Tours

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The All About Series

A very special series of classes geared for the littlest of farmers! Participants will enjoy exciting classes that will teach them all about farm animals, vegetation, tractors, and fun! Classes include crafts, stories, and hands-on education and encounters. Sample classes include but are not limited to: 

  • All About Bunnies and Chicks
  • All About Cows
  • All About Pigs
  • All About Ponies
  • All About Pumpkins
  • All About Sheep and Goats
  • All About Tractors
  • All About Life on the Farm

View classes and register online.