Fernbrook Farms 
 
Farm Happenings for October 2017
Air conditioners last week and the heaters were on this morning...must be fall!  These past few days certainly have been beautiful but we could really use some rain so please do your rain dances! 
Not-So-Scary Halloween!

3 Nights Only!
Friday, October 27th 5:30-8:30 pm
Saturday, October 28th 5:30-8:30 pm
& Sunday, October 29th 4:30-7:30 pm

Looking for some Halloween family fun? Join us for our annual Not-So-Scary Halloween fundraising event! Enjoy Halloween-themed games, a meadow maze with unique characters, and a tractor-pulled wagon ride through the farm fields to our campfire in the woods completed with marshmallow roasting!


Registration is kindly requested.

Adults (aged 16+) $16 
Kids (aged 3-15) $12 
Children 2 and under are FREE 
ONE PRICE INCLUDES EVERYTHING!
 
This event is a fundraiser for our environmental education center. Your participation helps us achieve our mission to engage kids in nature and create unforgettable experiences!  Your support allows us to grow our unique programs, care for the animals, provide scholarships, and build life-long memories for kids in nature!
 
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center is a 501-c-3 non-profit organization with a mission to provide hands-on educational experiences for all young people by exploring the complex interconnectedness of our natural world.
Fall Break Camp Day!!
Friday, October 6th

Are you looking for more opportunities to get your kids outside and connected with nature?
Come join us as we host a summer camp day in the fall!  We'll be offering summer's favorite activities (shelter building, fishing, feeding the animals, & more!) as well as activities only available in the fall.
 
Ideal for grades 1st - 6th.
Only $58/day (8:30 - 4pm)

REGISTER HERE!
Afterschool
Everyday!!
3:30 pm - 6 pm
 Come for 1 hour or all 2.5 hours!
(Chesterfield students - transportation is available from school to Fernbrook Farms.  Details are on the registration link.)
There's no better way to spend the time after school then getting outside and engaging with nature!  We offer a mix of structured activities while also giving the kids 'free time' to play in our nature hide-outs, while also making time to visit the animals, and more!  All the favorite activities are sure to happen from exploring the forests to catching butterflies...what more could you ask for!

You can sign up...
...by the day.
...by the week.
...for a particular day every week.

These amazing opportunities to have quality time outdoors after school are just $6/hour.  Billing will be done at the end of each month.  If you need transportation, add an additional $2/day.

 Questions?  Give us a call (609-298-4028) or send us an email ( education@fernbrookfarms.com).

Fernbrook Farms'   
Pies, Sides, 'N More Sale
Thanksgiving 2016
 
You might be saying this is a November event but, you can...
Order yours NOW! 
No one does Thanksgiving better than Fernbrook Farms! 
Please enjoy our selection of holiday pies, sides, and entreƩ options to complete your Thanksgiving table!
Orders will be accepted between now and November 18.
 
Pickups for all orders will take place on Tuesday, November 22nd at the Farm Shop between 10am-7pm and Wednesday, November 23rd at The
CSA Winter Shares
We are now selling shares for our 2017 winter share!

  You will receive a box of Fernbrook Veggies in December,
January, February and March.  
Food Includes: Cabbage, Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Garlic, Carrots, Beets, Greens, Squash and MORE!

We only have a limited number and we have always sold out so if you want one please don't delay!   Pick up the registration form in the farm shop or...
CSA & Farm Shop
Hours/Info
CSA Pick-Up/Farm Shop Hours

Saturday, 8 am - 1:30 pm
Tuesday, 10 am - 7 pm
Thursday, 2 pm - 7 pm
See what the CSA has to offer in WEEK 19!

Come visit the Farm Shop to see what's in season!  We will have a full range of the best this region has to offer; from raw Chesterfield honey and Griggstown meats and freshly made pastas to Trickling Spring cheeses and especially our very own signature homemade Fernbrook Farms' foodstuffs like granola, fig bars, fresh bread and pot pies!

Grass-Fed Beef Sale
Saturday, October 21st
8 am

Larry Kuser of Fernbrook Farms and Christine Connelly of Brightview Farm will be having their second grass-fed beef sale on the 21st in the Farm Shop.  This is grass fed and finished beef raised right here in Chesterfield!

Did you know?
You can DONATE YOUR CAR to
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center (a 501-c-3)!
What should you do with that unwanted vehicle sitting in your garage?  DONATE IT!  Your contribution to FFEEC helps support our unique programs, cares for our animals, provides scholarships, and creates unforgettable experiences for kids in nature!

Donating is EASY.
Click here!
or call 1-855-500-RIDE

We thank you for your support!
A Preview of November

End-of-Year Harvest Potluck for CSA Members
November 11th