Learn to butcher and pack your home grown pigs with Justin Cox, an experienced game and livestock processor. Justin will work with Calypso’s slaughtered and skinned pigs to demonstrate and teach cutting and wrapping. This workshop will be held on … Continue reading →
Sheep Meet & Greets – Natural Dyeing – Flower Pounding – Blacksmithing & Spinning Demos – Wet Felting – Apple Testing – Tea Tasting & More!
FREE fun for all ages!
Sheep & Wool Day was a blast this Saturday! Thank you to all the community members who visited the farm to watch shearing, learn all about raising sheep and handling wool.
Come up to Calypso to meet our Shetland flock and learn about raising sheep in Alaska, handling and washing fleeces, recognizing different types of wool, carding and spinning basics, and using wool to make functional items. Sheep shearing demonstrations will … Continue reading →
Come on out to the farm for an introduction and orientation to Calypso’s field trips! Once trained, docents can lead school groups through learning stations like farm animals, garden, honeybees, and forest. Meet-and-greet at 11:00 AM at the the resource center … Continue reading →
It’s field trip season on the farm! Bring your group up for educational, hands-on experiences on the farm and in the forest. See our field trip page for a full list of all our offerings. Contact Monica to schedule a trip: 451-0691 or firstname.lastname@example.org.