Vacation Week Programs at Drumlin Farm

Turn out-of-school time into out-of-doors time with Drumlin Farm’s vacation week programs! These programs provide fun and educational opportunities during February and April school vacation weeks for children in Pre-K through Grade 5. 

CVOID-19 Safety

All programs will be conducted in accordance with current Municipal, State, and Mass Audubon COVID-19 protocols. All participants and staff must wear a properly fitted face covering and comply with social distancing guidelines for the duration of the program. Groups are limited to a maximum of 10 participants. 


Examining a sap bucket during Winter Vacation Week

February

Registration opens in January

Explore the wonders of winter on the farm! Discover the farm loop, meet our animals, and help with chores. Tap a tree in our maple grove and learn how sap is transformed into syrup, with a tasty finish! Follow the sheep to sweater trail and learn about the wonders of wool, keeping us warm in the winter. Put on your naturalist hat and learn about different habitats and winter adaptations.

  • Half-day programs available for Pre-K – Grade 5
  • Choose from AM (9:00-11:30 am) or PM (1:00-3:30 pm) sessions
  • All programs require pre-registration 

Register Online

Please remember to dress for the weather—warm socks, snow boots, coat, snow pants (optional), hats, and mittens.


Young kids ponding during April Vacation Week

April

Registration opens in February

Celebrate the coming of spring as the farm comes alive with adventure! Help with farm chores and meet our animals, search for signs of spring, in forest, field, and wetland, learn about traditional New England growing and cooking practices, and more. Look for salamanders, plant a seed to take home, and uncover mysteries from the pond as winter survivalists start to emerge. 

  • Half-day programs available for Pre-K – Grade 5
  • Choose from AM (9:00-11:30 am) or PM (1:00-3:30 pm) sessions
  • All programs require pre-registration 

Register Online