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Registration is required for all programs.
Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.

Family Farm Chores

Saturday October 26, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    Put on your gloves and boots and get ready to help farmers Mike and Rachel with some daily farm chores. Collect eggs from the chicken coop and prep them for sale, meet our cows and watch the milking process, and get all of your questions answered about this unique process. Feel free to stop by the Dairy Annex to purchase some of our delicious dairy products to take home.

Members only

    $10 per family

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


November Astronomy

Saturday November 2, 7 p.m.
    Please join our wonderful team of volunteer astronomers as you look through our telescopes at the Moon’s mountains, craters, and mare (seas), majestic Jupiter with its moons, and Saturn’s beautiful rings. Then view some carbon and double stars as  Fall constellations are be pointed out along with the starry Milky Way.

Participants should park near the Learning Center and bring a flashlight for the walk to the observatory.

    $4 per New Pond Farm member ($16 max. per member family) or $6 per non-member ($24 max. per non-member family)

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117 


Family Farm Chores

Sunday November 10, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    Put on your gloves and boots and get ready to help farmers Mike and Rachel with some daily farm chores. Collect eggs from the chicken coop and prep them for sale, meet our cows and watch the milking process, and get all of your questions answered about this unique process. Feel free to stop by the Dairy Annex to purchase some of our delicious dairy products to take home.

Members only

    $10 per family

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


Caroling in the Barn with the Animals

Friday December 6, 6 – 7 p.m.
Saturday December 7, 5 – 6 p.m.
Sunday December 8, 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!

    $10 per person (Children age 3 and under are free)

Members only, seating is limited

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 7, 7 p.m.
    Please join our wonderful team of volunteer astronomers as you look through our telescopes at the Moon’s mountains, craters, and mare (seas), majestic Jupiter with its moons, and Saturn’s beautiful rings. Then view some carbon and double stars as late Fall constellations are be pointed out along with the starry Milky Way.

Participants should park near the Learning Center and bring a flashlight for the walk to the observatory.

    $4 per New Pond Farm member ($16 max. per member family) or $6 per non-member ($24 max. per non-member family)

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


If you would like to view samples of past programs, our past calendars can be found here