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July 2016
$12 - $40

Mindfulness in Nature Youth Series: Tuesday July 26th

July 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Chestnut Farm at Fox Haven, 3630 Poffenberger Rd
Jefferson, 21755
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Mindfulness and Nature Series for Youth at Fox Haven Learning Center is back ! " Few are altogether blind and deaf to the sweet looks and voices of nature.  There is a love of wild Nature in everybody." - John Muir We are providing 4 morning sessions for youth 1st - 5th grade. Cost for all 4 sessions is $ 40.00/ Drop in $12 This program is a 4 session introduction to mindfulness for youth entering 1st grade - 5th…

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August 2016
Free

Honey Tastings & History of the Honey Bee

August 27, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center, 3630 Poffenberger Rd.
Jefferson, MD 21755 United States
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Honey tastes so good!  Our Long Shared History with Honey Bees: Our ancient ancestors painted their early honey exploits on cave walls in bright red paint. Wild honey was worth risking a life for a taste of sweetness. Aristotle, Virgil and even the fictional Sherlock Holmes were stung with a fascination for Apis mellifera, the “honey bearing” bee. Before electricity and mass-produced sugar, bees were prized for the “sweetness and light” they provided. Beekeepers could even pay their taxes in…

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December 2016
Free

Winter Solstice at Fox Haven: Wednesday 12/21/16

December 21, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chestnut Farm at Fox Haven, 3630 Poffenberger Rd
Jefferson, 21755
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6 pm - 7 pm Celebration with Movement DP/ Children’s Program CH 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm - Potluck in DP 7:45pm - 9 pm – Live Music, Crafts, and Optional Night Walk   Adult Program in Dairy Parlor: 6:05 – 7:00 pm: Dairy Parlor - DP On December 21st, Join us to celebrate the dance of the inner light through the darkest night of the year as we gather together for an evening of yoga and chanting.   Immerse yourself in the…

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February 2017
$5

For the Love of the Earth: Sunday 2/12

February 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chestnut Farm at Fox Haven, 3630 Poffenberger Rd
Jefferson, 21755
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Family friendly program For the Love of the Earth - 2 - 4 pm  The program will start with a 45 minute session of award winning short films including The Krill is Gone, Trees, Child and Firefly , Lost and Found, and Muir. The Krill is Gone excerpt: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsGqhyY49fE Katheraine a local yoga teacher will lead a Earth Movement session with families directly after the film. We will be making a bird feeders for Fox Haven along with sun catchers for…

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April 2017
$5

Storytime in the Big Red Barn: Wed Summer Sessions Start 7/12

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Chestnut Farm at Fox Haven, 3630 Poffenberger Rd
Jefferson, 21755
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Storytime in the Big Red Barn Join us for Storytime in the Big Red Barn on Wednesdays July 12 - August 30 from 10 am - 11 am All mornings include a story, activity, and walks around Chestnut Farm and the Community Garden. Families are welcome – Ages 3 – 6 year olds $5.00 for each morning Come join us for an interactive story hour. We will read a story and talk about nature, and our surroundings each week. Books…

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