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April 2018

Historic Baseball Game

April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Join us for a real, old time American classic! The Rising Sun Belle River Base Ball Club from Rising Sun, Indiana will be on The Farm playing our community farm team, The Bo Janglers. See how different baseball was then to now. Hang out on our bleachers and enjoy this 9 inning classic. 1pm - 4pm. Food will be available for purchase. FREE with park admission. Noon-4:00pm.

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Baseball History

April 29 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Batter up! Baseball, the “national pastime,” increased its size of audience in the 1920s. Growing spectator audiences and radio listeners enjoyed professional, semi-professional and amateur baseball teams throughout the nation. In the Gibson Farmhouse, learn how baseball mania influenced popular culture. Play a baseball pinball game or try your luck at a baseball board or card game! FREE with park admission. 1:00am-4:00pm.

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May 2018

Native Wildflower & Plants Sale

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Visitor’s Center, 4112 IN-225
West Lafayette, 47906 United States
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Sponsored by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, buy straight out of the greenhouse! Over 40 native plant species of wildflowers and grasses to choose from. For more information call 765-567-4919 or email amanuel@dnr.in.gov. FREE with park admission. Join us from 9:00am-4:00pm at the Visitor Center.

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Heirloom Vegetable and Herb Plant Sale

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Visitor’s Center, 4112 IN-225
West Lafayette, 47906 United States
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The Farm will be selling heirloom vegetable plants and herbs grown in the DNR greenhouse. Your purchase supports The Farm at Prophetstown. Stop in at the DNR Visitors Center to purchase your plants. FREE with park admission. 9:00am - 4:00pm.

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Making Goat Soap

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Felicia Payne Nicholson from Patchwork Acres Farm will be demonstrating the art of goat soap making. Felicia runs a very successful farm business where she makes products using milk from goats raised right on her farm. She will demonstrate milking and the process of making goat soap. Guests are welcome to pop-in for this demonstration or stay for the entire learning experience. FREE with park admission. 10:00am -2:00pm.

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Farm Dinner

May 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Enjoy a 5 course meal in the 1920’s Gibson Farmhouse, featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Socialize and make new friends! Reservations required. Space is very limited. *Vegetarian options available. Contact The Farm for more details. $50 per person. Call 765-567-4700 to book your spot. 6:00-8:00pm.

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Sears and Roebuck Catalog Exploration

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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The Sears and Roebuck catalog provided unprecedented access to household necessities and amenities. The availability of these factory made goods lessened rural isolation and narrowed the differences between city and country life. Explore the Gibson Farmhouse and discover the variety of household goods from the “wish” book. Examine catalog ads and see the appeal of Mr. Sears’ innovative marketing. FREE with park admission. Noon-4:00pm.

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Bum Ditty Barn Dance Band

May 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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The Bum Ditty Barn Dance Band is an old-time string band based in Lafayette, Indiana. Robert Freeman (banjo & fiddle) is from St. Louis, Missouri, and started playing old-time music in high school. Cliff Harrison (fiddle & guitar) and Jesse Danner (guitar & banjo) are from Charleston, Illinois, and started listening to old-time music before they were born. The band’s name gives you an idea of its style; a danceable old-time ensemble that conjures up the spirit of old barn-dance programs. The band will be back on The Farm, playing classic old time tunes. FREE with park admission. 11:30am and…

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June 2018

June Family Day

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Please join us for a fun filled day on The Farm! We will have demonstrations, music, games, food, plenty of animals to see and more.

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Beekeeping at the Farm

June 9 @ 10:00 am - June 13 @ 11:00 am
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Enjoy a talk about beekeeping on The Farm, led by our volunteer beekeepers. Explore equipment and techniques from the 1920s to present day. If honey is available, try different techniques of extracting honey from the combs. FREE with park admission.

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