Friend’s Delight at Sang Run Programs – July 2017

The Friend's Delight at Sang Run is Free and open to the public 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Wednesday - Sunday

 

Saturday, July 1

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch-time Hayrides Bring the family for this iconic tractor pulled hayride around the Friends Farm. $2.00/person

 

Sunday, July 2

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Traditions Day Stop by for traditional crafts and activities. Candle dipping, quilt squares, tin punching, corn hole and more!

 

Wednesday, July 5

11:00 a.m. History Stroll Stroll the farm with a ranger and learn some of the history of the early 1700 era farm. Meshach Browning was here, Native Americans had an encampment to the rich Friend family lineage.

 

Thursday, July 6

8:00 a.m. Birding at Sang Run Learn tips to birding by ear and listen for distinctive songs as we stroll through Friend’s Delight. Meet at the kayak launch. Bring binoculars and wear waterproof hiking boots. Walk is medium difficulty and will last approx. 2.5 hours.

1:00 p.m. Tree I.D. Hike Join the naturalist to walk the farm loop and identify trees. Many heritage size trees grow here and are a wonder to behold. 1.5 hrs Free

 

Friday, July 7

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Dutch Oven Demonstration Join the ranger for the how to’s of Dutch oven cooking. From cooking to cleaning! And best of all samples will be available! Free

1:00 p.m. Butterflies & Flowers Walk Join the naturalist for a butterfly and native flower walk around the property. We will discuss native vs. non native plants as well as good garden attractants. Approx. 1 hour Free

 

Saturday, July 8

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch-time Hayrides Bring the family for this iconic tractor pulled hayride around the Friends Farm. $2.00/person

 

Sunday, July 9

11 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Traditions Day Stop by for traditional crafts and activities. Candle dipping, quilt squares, tin punching, corn hole and more!

 

Wednesday, July 12

11:00 a.m. History Stroll Stroll the farm with a ranger and learn some of the history of the early 1700 era farm. Meshach Browning was here, Native Americans had an encampment to the rich Friend family lineage.

 

Thursday, July 13

8:00 a.m. Birding at Sang Run Learn tips to birding by ear and listen for distinctive songs as we stroll through Friend’s Delight. Meet at the kayak launch. Bring binoculars and wear waterproof hiking boots. Walk is medium difficulty and will last approx. 2.5 hours.

1:00 p.m. Tree I.D. Hike Join the naturalist to walk the farm loop and identify trees. Many heritage size trees grow here and are a wonder to behold. 1.5 hrs Free

 

Friday, July 14

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Dutch Oven Demonstration Join the ranger for the how to’s of Dutch oven cooking. From cooking to cleaning! And best of all samples will be available! Free

1:00 p.m. Butterflies & Flowers Walk Join the naturalist for a butterfly and native flower walk around the property. We will discuss native vs. non native plants as well as good garden attractants. Approx. 1 hour Free

 

Saturday, July 15

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch-time Hayrides Bring the family for this iconic tractor pulled hayride around the Friends Farm. $2.00/person

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  -- Special Demonstration Days

Green Wood Carver Amy Umbel demonstrating this traditional technique. Her award winning spoons, bowls and more will be for sale.

Appalachian Basket Weaver Georgia Johnson demonstrating basket making and selling her baskets.

 

Sunday, July 16

11 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Traditions Day Stop by for traditional crafts and activities. Candle dipping, quilt squares, tin punching, corn hole and more!

 

Wednesday, July 19

11:00 a.m. History Stroll Stroll the farm with a ranger and learn some of the history of the early 1700 era farm. Meshach Browning was here, Native Americans had an encampment to the rich Friend family lineage.

 

Thursday, July 20

8:00 a.m. Birding at Sang Run Learn tips to birding by ear and listen for distinctive songs as we stroll through Friend’s Delight. Meet at the kayak launch. Bring binoculars and wear waterproof hiking boots. Walk is medium difficulty and will last approx. 2.5 hours.

1:00 p.m. Tree I.D. Hike Join the naturalist to walk the farm loop and identify trees. Many heritage size trees grow here and are a wonder to behold. 1.5 hrs Free

 

Friday, July 21

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Dutch Oven Demonstration Join the ranger for the how to’s of Dutch oven cooking. From cooking to cleaning! And best of all samples will be available! Free

 

Saturday, July 22

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch-time Hayrides Bring the family for this iconic tractor pulled hayride around the Friends Farm. $2.00/person
 

Sunday, July 23

11 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Traditions Day Stop by for traditional crafts and activities. Candle dipping, quilt squares, tin punching, corn hole and more!

 

Wednesday, July 26

11:00 a.m. History Stroll Stroll the farm with a ranger and learn some of the history of the early 1700 era farm. Meshach Browning was here, Native Americans had an encampment to the rich Friend family lineage.

 

Thursday, July 27

8:00 a.m. Birding at Sang Run Learn tips to birding by ear and listen for distinctive songs as we stroll through Friend’s Delight. Meet at the kayak launch. Bring binoculars and wear waterproof hiking boots. Walk is medium difficulty and will last approx. 2.5 hours.

1:00 p.m. Tree I.D. Hike Join the naturalist to walk the farm loop and identify trees. Many heritage size trees grow here and are a wonder to behold. 1.5 hrs Free

 

Friday, July 28

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Dutch Oven Demonstration Join the ranger for the how to’s of Dutch oven cooking. From cooking to cleaning! And best of all samples will be available! Free

 

Saturday, July 29

10:00 a.m. Edible & Medicinal Plant Stroll Meet on the porch at Friend’s Delight. Jerome Knutson and Chris Hull will start the program with examples of 20 common edible weeds. Then you’ll stroll the grounds finding edible and medicinal plants.

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch-time Hayrides Bring the family for this iconic tractor pulled hayride around the Friends Farm. $2.00/person

 

Sunday, July 30

11 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Traditions Day Stop by for traditional crafts and activities. Candle dipping, quilt squares, tin punching, corn hole and more!