We are often asked how we manage to have so many friendly, calm animals at Learning Tree Farm. Take a look and let us give you a peek into the working side of our farm.  We breed our sheep and goats every year so we can...

Summer camp kids enjoying a day at the farm! We don’t want you or your friends to miss out on all the awesome adventures this summer!!! REGISTRATION CLOSES THIS FRIDAY, JULY 2ND, so be sure to check out our program at https://www.learningtreefarm.org/programs/summer-camp/ and register today! In case...

One of our newer features at the farm has quickly become a favorite for young visitors. Have you had a chance to check out our Nature Playscape? Located toward the top of the hill behind the Century Farmhouse, the nature playscape includes boulders, net tunnels,...

Let’s Get Messy! This is an easy and fun outdoor activity to do with your child! You will need: Dirt, Water, Paintbrushes, Watering Can or Something to Hold Water, Bowl or Container to Mix in, Shovel Once you have all your materials together, find a nice patch of...

Spring has arrived at Learning Tree Farm, and our staff couldn’t be more excited to see and feel this change occur. Not only do we get to see more children and families running, exploring, and experiencing nature, but also feeling that shift in the air...

There’s always an adventure to be had at Learning Tree Farm, but the past year has definitely challenged our education staff to think outside the box! Initially, our nature preschool facility was closed last spring along with all childcare and schools in the state of...

Join our nature preschool teachers as they share stories and nature-based education with our preschool students during distance learning!...

[caption id="attachment_3453" align="alignleft" width="225"] The American Burying Beetle[/caption] The staff of Learning Tree Farm is committed to supporting native plants and wildlife-both on the job and off.  This summer, Nature Preschool Teacher & Naturalist, Sarah Lamont, volunteered her time and spent a day with her son...

Teachers need to plan.  We have requirements both from our governing bodies, expectations from parents, and… don’t go into a day full of preschoolers without some plans!  However, there comes a moment, or several moments, where the children are captivated by something that is happening...

The garden at our Nature Preschool became a certified Monarch Waystation this year.  Through our pledge to “Create, Conserve, and Protect Monarch Habitats”, Learning Tree Farm hopes to support these beautiful butterflies that have suffered a population decline of approximately 90% in the last 20...