Harvest Moon Festival - fall family fun down on the farm

Our Harvest Moon Festival features fun activities for all ages!

Enjoy artisan demonstrations, children's activities and crafts, hayrides, music, food trucks, and much more!

When

Sat Oct 3 – Sun Oct 4, 2015
Time: TBD

Entrance price

Members: FREE
Non-members: TBD
Non-members under 5: FREE
(pay at the gate)
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Where

Delaware Nature Society's Coverdale Farm Preserve
Greenville, DE
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Program Guide

Check back in September 2015

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Volunteers are needed for set up and festival days. Prior experience not required.
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Family fun down at the farm

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Results
FREE*Netting in the Marsh * No pre-registration required * Explore the marsh using nets and more! See how many animals and insects you can catch and identify. -- Tuesdays through Sundays: 2 pm -- Meeting Location: DuPont Environmental Education Center 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801
01/02/2014 - 12/31/2014
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: Family
Animals, Water Activities, Free
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FREE* Lunch with Live Animals -- Saturdays, Noon - 12:30 pm -- No pre-registration required. ** Bring a packed lunch and join us in our snapper lab to dine with our live animals! Help feed our black ratsnake, snapping turtle and American toads. -- Meeting Location: DuPont Environmental Education Center 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801
01/04/2014 - 12/27/2014
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: Family
Animals, Conservation, Free
V14210DC
FREE* Meet Marsh Animals * No pre-registration required * Meet live animals from our collection including a painted turtle and green frog and then take a walk to look for more. Program length: 45 minutes. -Tuesdays through Sundays 3:00 - 3:45pm -- Meeting Location: DuPont Environmental Education Center 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801
03/11/2014 - 12/27/2014
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: Family
Animals, Free, Natural History, Lenape, New
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Spend the afternoon with our resident "Queen of Homemade" crafting and cooking.  Bake and make delicious and delightful treats that you will be proud to gift to someone special.  Classic and creative rolled cookies, farm inspired cratfs, and original wrappings are the recipe for a fun winter day on the farm!
-- Saturday, December 6, 12:30 - 3:30pm
-- Member/Non-Member: $25/$35 per family of 2, additional family member $5/$10
-- Leader: Mary Ann Levan
-- Meeting location: Coverdale Farm Preserve 543 Way Road Greenville, DE 19807 (302) 239-2334
12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014
at: Coverdale Farm
age: Family
Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Holiday
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Travel back in time as we hand craft old-fashioned holiday decorations made from natural materials. Make a wild grapevine wreath and weave in fragrant evergreen boughs. Create a unique decorative glass ball filled with nature's treasures. Roll colored beeswax sheets to create holiday candles. Bring your imagination and creative side with you.
-- Saturday, December 6, 3 - 5 pm
-- Member/Non-Member: $25/$35 for a family of 2, $5/$10 each additional family member
-- Leader: Shannon Tilmon
-- Meetng Location: Ashland Nature Center 3511 Barley Mill Road Hockessin DE 19707
12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014
at: Ashland
age: Family
Arts & Crafts, Holiday, 50th Anniversary
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FREE* Meet Marsh Animals * No pre-registration required * Meet live animals from our collection including a painted turtle and green frog and then take a walk to look for more. Program length: 1 hour
-- Tuesdays through Sundays:
Jan 1 - Mar 9: 1 - 2 pm Mar10 - Oct 31: 3 - 4 pm
Nov 1 - 30 1 - 2 pm
-- Meeting Location: DuPont Environmental Education Center 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801
01/01/2015 - 11/30/2015
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: Family
Animals, Free, Natural History, Lenape, New
V15210DC
FREE*Netting in the Marsh * No pre-registration required * Explore the marsh using nets and more! See how many animals and insects you can catch and identify.
-- Tuesdays through Sundays: 2 pm
-- Meeting Location: DuPont Environmental Education Center 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801
01/02/2015 - 12/31/2015
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: Family
Animals, Water Activities, Free
V15200DC
FREE* Lunch with Live Animals -- Saturdays, Noon - 12:30 pm
No pre-registration required. ** Bring a packed lunch and join us in our snapper lab to dine with our live animals! Help feed our black ratsnake, snapping turtle and American toads.
-- Meeting Location: DuPont Environmental Education Center 1400 Delmarva Lane Wilmington, DE 19801
01/03/2015 - 12/26/2015
at: DuPont Environmental Education Center
age: Family
Animals, Conservation, Free
V15215DC