The crops are full grown, and it's time to start pickling. You will harvest, chop, and brine our garden treasures, making enough quick pickles to take home to share. You'll also get to try dilly beans, piccalilli, and chow-chow!
Advance registration is required. Programs are designed for one or more adults, with one to three children per adult. Younger siblings and "backpack babies" are welcome, though oldest child should be at least 3 years old; please mention these participants when registering. Prices are per participant (adult and child), per series. Prices for children ages 12-17 months is half the regular price; to receive this discount you will need to call 781-259-2200, Monday-Friday,"backpack babies" are free of charge. Mass Audubon family memberships must be current to receive member rates; please consider joining when you register.
Things You Should Know:
Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary is a dynamic environment. Occasionally we may make programmatic changes to take advantage of new opportunities or to maintain the safety of visitors and the animals we care for.
Preregistration is required for all family programs. Don't let low enrollment ruin your program - register today! Cancellation requires a one week notice for refund.
Children should be the age indicated by the start of each program.
On the first day of each program, please check in at the Visitor Services Window at the Nature Center to find out where your class will be meeting.
Programs include time indoors and outside, and will run rain, shine, or light snow. Please come dressed comfortably for your outdoor adventures!
In programs where there is a farm to food connection, snacks from the farm may be incorporated.
Read confirmations carefully, as they often contain additional information about your program. This information may be included as a link in the Special Instructions and Directions section of your emailed confirmation.
Please check in at the Admissions Window to find out where your class will meet. Program will include some time indoors as well as outdoors, and will run rain or shine; please come dressed comfortably for our outdoor adventures!