Aug 18, 2018 01:00 PM

Fosterfields

Hands-on Tools !

Examine and use a variety of hand tools and equipment that were important to the farm technology of yesteryear.

Aug 18, 2018 01:00 PM

Cooper Mill

Lace Creations at the Grtistmill

Watch the Lost Art Lacers of North Jersey as they perform the centuries-old arts of bobbin lace-making and tatting.

Aug 25, 2018 11:00 AM

Cooper Mill

Industrial Crfts Day

Enjoy early industrial crafts demonstrations by a tin smith, tin piercers, a blacksmith, weavers and spinners. Try your hand at weaving and spinning, and create tin-pierced craft to take home. Crafters will have items for sale. Cost $3.00 per adult, $2.00 per senior (65+). $1.00 per child ages 4-16. Children under age 4 admitted free. Half-price fee for Friends members

Aug 25, 2018 12:00 PM

Fosterfields

MODEL-T FORD DAY


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Calling all car enthusiasts!m Join us for an exciting day on the farm featuring restored Model-T's from near and far. Enjoy fascinating lectures, hands-on activities and demonstrations for all ages, food live music and more..

Aug 26, 2018 01:00 PM

Fosterfields

Ice Cream Sunday

Get cranking, churning a special recipe until it become ice cream.

Sep 01, 2018 10:15 AM

Fosterfields

Hitch A Ride

Enjoy a leisurely open-air wagon ride around the historic farm, nd visit the animals, too.

Sep 08, 2018 01:00 PM

Cooper Mill

National Milling Day

Celebrate the birthday of Oliver Evans, a 1780's inventor, who created the first automatic flour mill. See some of hi inventions and view a collection of antique flour bags.

Sep 08, 2018 01:00 PM

Fosterfields

A-Maize-In Corn Painting

Join u for farm-tastic family activity in the visitor center, Sponsored by The Friends organization. Roll cobs of corn covered in fall paint colors, and layer the colors to create a fantastic fall farm painting. Adult assistance required.

Sep 09, 2018 01:00 PM

Fosterfields

Who Cut the Wood ?

Event repeats at 2:00 PM Wood was crucial to Fosterfields long age. Watch or participate in the cutting of wood for use around the farm

Sep 16, 2018 12:00 PM

Fosterfields

Fall Harvet Festival

Bring the entire family to a one-of-a-kind fall festival with farm animals, wagon rides, live music, hands-on farm and harvest activities, old fashion games, wood burning cook stove demo, and historic house tours. Food available for purchase.

Sep 22, 2018 01:00 PM

Cooper Mill

Miller's Pancake

Join in this live adaption of Eric Carle's Pancakes ! Learn about the ingredients, see grain ground into flour or meal and watch the Miller make a pancake.

Sep 22, 2018 01:00 PM

Fosterfields

Cara's Cottage

At the "Temple of Abiding Peace" cottage that Caroline Foster built herself, enjoy the lovely garder, and learn how she built the cottage.

Sep 23, 2018 01:00 PM

Fosterfields

Wool For The War !

Meet the Fosterfields' sheep, and learn how to clean, card and spin wool. Try knitting, an inmportant WWI-related home-front activity.

Sep 29, 2018 11:00 AM

Cooper Mill

Apple Muffin Baking

Make apple muffins using ground flour and tour the gristmill. One muffin tray per family, and additional place settings can be purchased at time of registration. Register by July 5. All ages with an adult. Cost $10.00 per family / $5.00 Friends members. To regiter call 908-879-5463. Program is repeated 2:00 PM - 3:30PM