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June 2019

Family Day

June 1 @ 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. Don’t forget to join us for the pie-eating contest at 12:00pm! We’ll have great music, too! Scott Greeson has performed all around the Midwest and will be playing his unique Americana style. Folk music in our barn from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Stop in and see a fabulous show! FREE with park admission. 10:00am-4:00pm.

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1920s Recreation on The Farm

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Enjoy the fun of indoor diversions at the Gibson Farmhouse. Test your skills at popular games of croquet, bowling (or tenpins) and horseshoes.  Learn to play the traditional games of jacks, tiddley winks, fish pond and jack straws or engage in a board game of Parcheesi or Uncle Wiggly. Free with park admission. 10:00am-4:00pm.

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Homesteading: Beekeeping Basics

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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. 11:00am-12:00pm.

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Class- The Benefits of Local Meat

June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Is there really a difference between locally raised meat and meat purchased from the store? We will discuss nutrition benefits, what it means to “support local” and learn about the benefits of knowing where your food comes from. We will have samples for guests to try, while supplies last. All meat will be 10% off from 10am-5pm. No additional discounts.  Free with park admission. 1:00 pm-2:00pm.

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Percherons on The Farm

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Kris Acheson-Clair will be at The Farm to show off her beautiful Percheron horses. Learn about these gentle giants and have your photo taken with them. Watch a demo, as the horses show how they would have worked on a 1920s farm. FREE with park admission. 10:00am-2:00pm.

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Home Extension and 4-H History

June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Explore the history of Cooperative Extension Service in rural communities! In the century since its creation, this nationwide educational and outreach network of land-grant universities has made significant contributions to American agriculture and improved lives across the country. Karen Mitchell and other extension agents will be on hand for this informational program. FREE with park admission. 12:00pm-4:00pm.

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Small Farm Animal Program with Bittersweet Farm

June 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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Bittersweet Farms will join us for a fun and family friendly animal program! We will have several small animals for guests to enjoy, including hedgehogs, exotic chicken breeds and rabbits. Stop out and see these unique visitors. FREE with park admission. 11:00am-1:00pm.

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Wildflower Yoga

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Farm, 3534 Prophetstown Road
Battle Ground, IN 47905 United States
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“You belong among the wild flowers. You belong somewhere close to me. Far away from troubles and worries. You belong somewhere you feel free.” -Tom Petty Come get far away from your troubles and worries and experience an hour-long yoga class on the Prairie among the wildflowers of Prophetstown State Park. The class will be led by Aubrey Dietrich, Founder and Yoga Facilitator, of Heart & Soul Farm-a donation only yoga studio in Pine Village, IN.  There will be 30 minutes of wildflower themed mindful yogic activity followed by 30 minutes of light Asana (the physical practice of yoga).  Yoga…

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Class- Cooking with Organ Meats

June 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Did you know that organ meats are a great source of iron and protein? Learn about the various organ meats that The Farm sells, as well as how to prepare beef tongue (Lengua Tacos) and heart (Peruvian Anticuchos). Class members will be able to sample the dishes and receive printed recipes. Call 765-567-4700 to book your spot. $15 per person. Includes park admission. 2:00pm-3:30pm.

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July 2019

Bum Ditty Barn Dance Band

July 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The Bum Ditty Barn Dance Band is an old-time string band based in Lafayette, Indiana.  Robert Freeman (banjo & fiddle) is from St. Louis, MO., and started playing old-time music in high school.  Cliff Harrison (fiddle & guitar) and Jesse Danner (guitar & banjo) are from Charleston, IL., 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. FREE with park admission. The band will play two shows, 11:30am-12:15pm and 12:45pm-1:30pm.

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