The New Hampshire Farm Museum in Milton has some great events coming up.
On May Saturday, May 29, it’s Spring Farm Day. Activities for the day include sheep shearing, garden activities, farm animal tours, spinning and weaving demonstrations, and dancing around the Maypole. You will also get to meet the piglets from the Merrimack County 4-H swine club.
Saturday, June 19 is New Hampshire Dairy Day. This event will be from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and participants will get to meet a cow and a dairy goat, churn cream to make butter, learn to make a fresh soft cheese in the Farm Kitchen, take a farmhouse tour, and try the Dairy Day barn hunt. You will also be able to hop on a tractor hayride. AND, if you’re there between 12:00 and 3:00 there will be free New Hampshire ice cream!
To learn more about the New Hampshire Farm Museum, to see more of their upcoming events, and to get directions visit their website http://www.farmmuseum.org/.