WESTPORT, Conn. – Wakeman Town Farm has scheduled a day of family fun from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 14.
The farm’s traditional spring kickoff is going to happen come rain or shine, according to a statement from organizers.
The event is to feature a variety of events, including kids activities like birdhouse painting, planting seeds and building a nest warmer; lessons on how to create a square-foot garden; a presentation on ticks and Lyme disease; a demonstration on how to build a backyard butterfly garden; garden tours and a chance to meet the animals (rabbits, chickens, ducks, goats, sheep, alpacas and bees); sheep shearing demonstrations; yarn spinning demonstrations; and maypole dancing.
Entrance to the event at Wakeman Town Farm, 134 Cross Highway, costs $5 per person.
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