• Lachat Town Farm
    Weston, CT
    serving our community
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There are many ways to help out at the farm! Explore the opportunities


Upcoming Classes and Events

Mini Birdhouse Class

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Adding elements to a yard that attracts wildlife makes your yard come alive. Birdhouses are a terrific, inexpensive and simple way to dress up your yard. Not only can a bird house look great, but it's a wonderful way to attract birds and give them a new home! Each participant will paint two mini birdhouses, each birdhouse is 2 1/2 inches tall. Ages 4 and up, limit of 20 students, pre registration required.

We are grateful to the Weston Education Foundation for their grant that makes this class possible.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Please pay upon registering to guarantee your place in the class. We look forward to seeing you at the farm!

Cost: $20.00 per Child

Instructor: Lily Burns
Registered: 2

Family Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Our second Annual Family Scavenger hunt is planned to be a great time for the whole family! Participants will receive a collection bag covered with pictures of what they will be hunting for, so all ages can participate. The afternoon will finish with a fun craft using the items collected!

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

Cost: $10.00 per Family


Registered: 5

Red Bee Sensory Honey Tasting

Guided sit down tasting of single-origin local honeys

October 2016 - Date to be determined. - Lachat Town Farm is offering a guided sit down tasting of single-origin local honeys.

Honeybees pollinate more than 80% of the fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, herbs, spices, oils, including coffee, chocolate and cotton for blue jeans. Join local beekeeper, author and Italian trained honey expert Marina Marchese for a guided honey tasting to discover the unique sensory qualities of single varietal honey. Learn how bees make honey and how terroir and nectar source determines a honey's color, aroma and flavor. Learn why honey crystallizes and how to choose good quality honey.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

Cost: $20.00 per Person

Instructor: Marina Marchese
Registered: 1

Pumpkin Decorating Class

Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - A child friendly activity, no knives, we will be using blunt tools to make beautiful designs with holes, painting and gluing with an assortment of fun craft items. Each participant will be supplied with a small pumpkin, paint, glue and craft items and votive candle to go!

We are grateful to the Weston Education Foundation for their grant that makes this class possible.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Please pay upon registering to guarantee your place in the class. We look forward to seeing you at the farm.

Cost: $20.00 per Person

Instructor: Sue Parkison and Lily Burns

Test

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 1:00 AM - 1:00 AM - Testing

Cost: $1 per Person

Instructor: Test
Registered: 4
Waitlisted: 1
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