March Break Program

March 8, 2014 to March 16, 2014
Ross Farm Museum, New Ross

Come out for March Break on the farm. Each day of March Break will have a theme relating to the farm. As always there will be lots of hands on activities for everyone to enjoy and crafts that everyone can participate in throughout the day.  Hot chocolate will be served.

Weather permitting, there will be sleigh rides

 

Sleigh Rides 10:00-12:00 and 1:30-4:00

Tasty Treats - March 8th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse -decorated a cookie
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - taffy pull
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop - sample homemade ice cream
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - taffy pull
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse -decorated a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - sample homemade ice cream
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

Traditional Skills - March 9th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse - Quill pen writing
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Candle dipping
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop -leather punching
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Candle dipping
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse -Quill pen writing
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - leather punching
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

For the Birds - March 10th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse -Quill pen writing
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - decorate a cookie
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop -wood punching
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage -decorated a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse - quill pen writing
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - wood punching
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

Christmas Fun - March 11th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse - craft activity
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Decorate a cookie
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop -Wood Punching
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Decorate a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse - craft activity
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - Wood Punching
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

Great Outdoors - March 12th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse - Decorate a cookie
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage -Sample pancakes and maple syrup
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop -Wood punching/
Nature ID sheet ( pass in sheet at
giftshop for a candy stick)
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage -Sample pancakes and maple syrup
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse - Decorate a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - Wood punching/
Nature ID sheet ( pass in sheet at
giftshop for a candy stick)
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

Tasty Treats - March 13th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse -decorated a cookie
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - taffy pull
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop - sample homemade ice cream
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - taffy pull
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse -decorated a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - sample homemade ice cream
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

Spring time on the farm - March 14th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse - Plant a flower
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Decorate a cookie
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop - Leather Punching
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Decorate a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse - Plant a flower
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - Leather Punching
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

Happy Easter - March 15th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse - Decorate a cookie
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage -Egg Coloring
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop - Wood punching
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Egg Coloring
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse - Decorate a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - Wood punching
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

St. Patrick’s Day - March 16th
9:30 - 10:00 Ross Barn - farm chores - help feed the animals
9:30 - 12:30 Schoolhouse -Make a card
9:30 - 12:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Decorate a cookie
9:30 - 12:30 Farm Workshop - leather punching
12:30 - 4:00 Rose Bank Cottage - Decorate a cookie
1:00 - 4:00 Schoolhouse - Make a card
1:00 - 4:00 Farm Workshop - leather punching
3:30 - 4:30 Ross Barn - chore time

For additional information:
Joan Lenihan
1-902-689-2210
1-877-689-2210
rossfarm@gov.ns.ca