Tours, Classes and Workshops
We are open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays for private tours and workshops (by reservation), and for public programming on Saturday and Sunday. See below for details.
We offer activities that educate, inspire, and entertain. Whether you are looking for an introduction to a subject, a deeper immersion and some training, or something playful to do with your whole family, Apple Pond Farm offers many levels of engagement for learners of all ages.
We also offer special programming for camps, schools and other groups. Contact us to learn more.
Private Farm Tours
A close up look at several farm projects: the basics of organic gardening, raising chickens for eggs and meat, all about raising sheep and goats, how wool grows, is harvested and is turned into yarn, how solar and wind power produce about 85% of our electricity. Seasonal events too: making hay while the sun shines, preparing for winter, garden planning for spring.
*Farm tours are available for private groups of up to 10 people by reservation only, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. Contact us for pricing and availability.
These leisurely farm walks are educational and enjoyable, for adults and children. The program varies to match the season and the interests of guests: organic gardening from soil preparation to harvesting, sex on the farm - breeding goats and sheep, raising chickens for eggs and meat,
how our renewable energy systems work.
*Saturdays ay 1:00pm, Sundays at 10:00am. No reservation needed. $10 per person.
Farming with Kids
Children of all ages from toddler to teens perform farm chores and have a great time. Activities vary with the season.
*Farming with Kids will be held on Saturdays at 10:00am. No reservation needed. $10
Here is your chance to learn a new skill: spinning wool, raising chickens, making goat cheese, how to add renewable energy to your home. Private workshops are offered upon request.
*Please call (845) 482-4764 if you are interested in a private workshop.*