Join us for Stories on the Farm every Friday this summer from 10-11:30! This will be for all ages and we will offer two books each week; one for the “littles” and one for the “bigs.” This year’s theme will be Farm Animals. This program is FREE to all!

DAY: Every Friday starting on June 25!
TIME:
10-11:30 am
PLACE: At the Farm!

RSVP: Please call (652-7840) or email the farm (nhfarmmuseum.info@gmail.com) each week to let us know you're coming!

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Story Schedule

June 25th - The Animals of Farmer Jones by Rudolf Freund and Farm Animals by Hans Helweg
Take a tractor ride around the farm, and meet each animal face to nose/snout/beak:)

July 2 - Interrupting Chickens by David Stein and Sonja’s Chickens by Phoebe Wahl
Feed some chickens, greet some chickens, dance with chickens...toss some chickens???

July 9 - Charlie Needs a Cloak by Tomie dePaola and Warm as Wool by Scott Russell Sanders
Wash the wool, card the wool, spin the wool, weave the wool!

July 16 - Kiss the Cow by Phyllis Root and Fudge the Cow by Farmer Brya
Milk a “cow”, make some butter, eat some ice creammmmmm!

July 23 - Three Billy Goats Gruff by Paul Galdone and The Summer of Stanley by Natalie-Kinsey Warnock
Hold a goat, hop like a goat, try some goat cheese!

July 30 - Hogwash by Karma Wilson and Saving Emma the Pig by John Chester
Feed the pigs, make mud pies, and take a pig personality test??

August 6 - Barn Cat by Carol P. Saul and Shadow the Barn Cat by Helga Moser
Pet a cat, take a cat for a walk, catch some rats??

August 13 - Ragweed’s Farm Dog Handbook by Anne Kennedy and A Farm for Maisie by Jennifer Churchman
Be a guard dog, herd some sheep, and get your belly scratched???

August 20 - Home For Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown and The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
Hold the rabbits, do a rabbit sack race, and play musical burrows.

August 27 - Hippy Hoppy Toad by Peggy Archer and Toad by Ruth Brown
Let’s catch a toad together and bring it to hear music float from the parlor of Emma Jones.


BONUS: Join our book club!

Join our Book Club, focusing on books about man’s best friend! Sign up at Story Time and over the course of the summer, we will complete the books Tornado by Betsy Byars, Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner, and Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls. Prizes will be awarded for children that complete each week’s reading assignment. Children can read on their own, or be read to!