Pig Butchering Workshop

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 & Wool Day!

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 →

Field Trip Docent Training

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 →