News & Events
WREATH-MAKING WORKSHOP: Saturday - December 7, 1pm-4pm
Get in the holiday spirit with the annual wreath-making workshop. Boughs are collected onsite, ribbons provided, but bring your own ornaments to add on! We'll serve hot drinks. Fun for everyone! Workshop will be held at the Joy Green Visitor Center.
Reservations are limited to 12 persons
Please call the MFFC office (802.394.7836) at least 24 hours before to sign up.
GREEN MOUNTAIN CLUB SHOWSHOE/HIKE AT MFFC: Saturday - December 28, 9am-1pm
Keld Alstrup, MFFC Boardmember and GMC enthusiast, is leading a 3-4 hour intermediate snowshoe/hike on December 28th. Trail to be determined depending on snow conditions. Come prepared with warm layers (including hat and gloves), water, lunch, and snowshoes/sturdy boots. Meet at the Joy Green Visitor Center at 9am. RSVP Keld at 802.362.1422 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Snowshoe/Hike Difficulty: Intermediate (not appriopriate for small children)
WINTER SLEIGH RIDES
Begins Saturday, December 21 and runs until March 30; 11am, 12:15pm, and 1:30pm.
The sweetheart sleigh is a sleigh built for two! Over the course of an hour, you will tour around the wintry landscape of the farm and forest. This sleigh runs on Saturdays and Sundays. Registration required; please call at least 24 hours in advance to book.
Monday - Friday, December 23 to December 27 (Closed on Christmas)
Monday - Friday, December 30 to January 3 (Closed New Year's Day)
Monday - Friday, January 20 to January 24 (week of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
Go for a horse-drawn sleigh ride around the farm. Groups are welcome to rent the 12 person sleigh, or we will try to accommodate smaller groups together. The group sleigh can be booked ahead of time for another date; Registration required; please call at least 24 hours in advance to book.
Cost: $15/adult, $12/child 2 -12 years, and under age 2 are FREE.
*Please note, registration allows our Visitor Center to inform you the morning of your sleigh ride if the snow or weather conditions will permit sleighs to operate that day.
SOCIAL KNITTING CIRCLE: January 18, 1pm-4pm
Join fellow knitters for a social knitting club. All skill levels welcome. Ideal for those who want to get started on a project, continue a project or have a question and need advice. Just show up! Open to all ages. Meets at the Joy Green Visitor Center.
2014 Dates: Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 19