Play, Read, and Grow – Summer Fun on the Farm at Tuttles

202309may9:00 am12:00 pmPlay, Read, and Grow – Summer Fun on the Farm at Tuttles9:00 am - 12:00 pm Tuttle Orchards, 5717 N 300 W, Greenfield, Indiana, 46140CategoryClass,Outdoors

Event Details

Tuttle Orchards presents an exciting chance for children to engage in farm fun and make new friends! Every week, a thrilling new theme will be introduced. This half-hour experience includes playtime in Tractor Town, which is open from 9am to 12pm. Children can enjoy the play area before or after the class within these hours. The activity is tailored for ages 3-8, but siblings of other ages are welcome to join. It is mandatory for all children aged 2-13 to purchase a ticket to attend the class.

Experience includes:

  • Approximately a 30 Minute Class
  • Storytime
  • Interactive activity or game
  • Fun craft
  • Includes admission to Tractor Town (Open 9am to 12pm)

Weekly Themes:

  • May 2 – Yo, Ho, Ho!  All hands-on deck for a fun morning of searching for Pixies and Pirates at the farm. Make a special garden craft, sprinkle a little pixie dust on it, and watch it glitter and grow.  
  • May 9 – SWEET as can BEE! Learn why honeybees are so important! Make an adorable honeybee craft.  Then, go buzz, buzz, buzz and race to collect nectar like a honeybee!
  • May 16 – Old MacDonald had a farm!  E-I-E-I-O! Can you match the animal tracks to each animal? Have fun galloping, bouncing, and buzzing during the animal movement game! Then, make your own animal tracks to take home!
  • May 23 – Ready for an outdoor adventure?  Let’s play with nature.  Make a fun nature wands.  Then, head out on a nature scavenger hunt on the farm.
  • June 6 and 8 – Spread your WINGS and FLY like a butterfly! Join us for a fun pollination activity to see how bees and butterflies pollinate the flowers around us!  Use watercolors to paint a beautiful butterfly. (Be sure to wear play clothes that can get dirty.)
  • June 13 and 15 –Explore the world of wind.  Learn about our amazing wind machines on the farm and how they help the apple trees!  Build a windsock and have some parachute fun (wind permitting)!  
  • June 20 and 22 – Farm to table fun.  Guess what is hiding under our Harvest Blanket? Play a fun learning game about the parts of the plant. Then, have fun creating a dancing tomato!
  • June 27 and 29 – It’s hot!  Let’s have some summer fun learning and playing with water!  Experiment with a game of “Will it sink or float?”  Use your creativity and dive into watercolors! (Be sure to wear play cloths that can get dirty and/or wet!)
  • July 11 and 13 – Christmas in July on the Farm! Enjoy a Christmas story, make nature ornaments, and join us for fun with pretend snowballs!
  • July 18 and 20 – Let’s get POPPING! Do you know the difference between sweet corn, Indian corn, field corn and popcorn?  Play our corny game on how corn is used! Then, make a craft with popcorn!
  • July 25 and 27 – Blueberries and Bubbles!  Let’s have all sorts of fun with blueberries and bubbles! Then, use your creativity and imagination to paint with foam bubbles!

Cost:

Child ages 2 to 13 – Cost is $12.00/each. Includes a lesson or hands-on-activity, a craft, and playtime in Tractor Town. Siblings are welcome to join but need to purchase a ticket if they are between the ages of 2-13.

Kids 1 & under – Free if they do not want to participate in any activities or crafts and are OK with sitting on mom’s lap.  Kids who want to participate in the class should purchase a child ticket. Parents can choose based on the needs of their child.

A parent or guardian must remain with the child throughout this activity.

Ticket Link:  Click Here for Tickets

Time

(Tuesday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Tuttle Orchards

5717 N 300 W, Greenfield, Indiana, 46140

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

June 6, 2023 9:00 amJune 8, 2023 9:00 amJune 13, 2023 9:00 amJune 15, 2023 9:00 amJune 20, 2023 9:00 amJune 22, 2023 9:00 amJune 27, 2023 9:00 amJune 29, 2023 9:00 amJuly 11, 2023 9:00 amJuly 13, 2023 9:00 amJuly 18, 2023 9:00 amJuly 20, 2023 9:00 amJuly 25, 2023 9:00 amJuly 27, 2023 9:00 am