New Pond Farm


Family Programs

Caroling in the Barn with the Animals

Fri. Dec. 1, 6 – 7 p.m. or
Sat. Dec. 2, 5 – 6 p.m. or
Sun. Dec. 3, 5 – 6 p.m.
Begin the holiday season on a joyous note. Join us in the main barn as we sit on hay bales surrounded by cows and sheep and are led in song by talented musicians. Homemade cookies and farm fresh hot chocolate will be served!
Members only, seating is limited

$8 per person (over the age of 3)

Please register here for Fridayor by calling (203) 938-2117
Please register here for Saturdayor by calling (203) 938-2117
Please register here for Sundayor by calling (203) 938-2117

December Astronomy

Saturday December 16, 6:30 p.m.
Join our team of astronomers as we gaze through the telescopes at the moon and Saturn with its magnificent rings. Our astronomers will also point out and discuss various Fall constellations.

Note: Families are invited to a special preview in the Learning Center classroom at 6. This mini-lesson will give participants, especially children, a better understanding of what they will be viewing out on the hill.

Please bring a flashlight for the walk from the parking area to the observatory, and binoculars, if you have them.

$4 per member ($16 max. per member family)
$6 per non-member ($24 max. per non-member family)

Please register here for Fridayor by calling (203) 938-2117

If the skies look cloudy, please call the office, (203) 938-2117, or check the homepage after 4pm for program status.

More wonderful programs for families coming soon