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Farm Day with The Art Barn this weekend! – Chattahoochee Nature Center

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Spring is back and so are the animals! Whether they are on the farm, in the woods or in our homes, animals play a central role in our lives.  Discover the importance of spring animals and how to best appreciate them.  Meet, touch and hold live farm animals including ducklings, chicks, goats and bunnies from The Art Barn and learn about the important jobs that wild and farm animals perform in our watershed. All ages will enjoy this fantastic day at CNC. Included with General admission: $6 for Child/$10 Adult/$7 Seniors 65+/$7 Students 13-18/Free CNC Members & Kids 2 and under. 770-992-2055 www.chattnaturecenter.org

Live Farm Animals from The Art Barn: 12 – 4pm
Meet the animals from the Art Barn at Morning Glory Farms. Farmer Sue will bring out her geese, goats, sheep, chicks and bunnies with a special appearance by the Art Barn’s famous chickens Vera Bradley and Zoe the Zebra Chicken. Brushing and touching is welcomed and encouraged!

Art Barn Farm Crafts: 12:30 – 2:30pm
Make crazy farm crafts courtesy of the Art Barn. Farmer Sue has designed fun projects that you can make, take home and treasure.

Farm Fresh Photo Ops: 12-4pm
Bring your camera to Farm Day. Stop in front of the Mini Art Barn, get a photo holding a live chicken and take a photo with CNC’s own Farmer Box Turtle and other CNC characters.

Miss Julia’s Down Home Storytime: 1pm
Put on your overalls and grab your bandana, Miss Julia is telling a down home farm story complete with barnyard “animals” that will have you giggling.

Unity Garden and Alpaca Outpost: 12 – 4pm
Visit the Nature Center’s Unity Garden to learn about the Farm-to-Table movement by exploring our Unity Garden. And be sure to meet the alpacas from Crafdal Farm and check out their extra soft wool.

 

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