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Wolcott Mill Metropark

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65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
(586) 752-5932 http://www.metroparks.com/parks/wolcott-mill-metropark/

April 2020

CANCELED: Wolcott Bee Club

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join the Wolcott Bee Club!  Meeting will be held the first Saturday of the month (no meeting in July).  Bob Hollis, a bee keeper with 25 years of experience, will be teaching you everything you need to know about keeping…

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CANCELED: Toddler Egg Scramble

April 4 @ 10:00 am
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One event on April 4, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on April 4, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Hippity hop on over to the Farm Center for this egg-citing program, especially for the little ones. Visit with the Easter Bunny, get creative in the craft area,  and scramble for easter eggs on the front lawn of the Farm…

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CANCELED: Toddler Egg Scramble

April 4 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on April 4, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on April 4, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Hippity hop on over to the Farm Center for this egg-citing program, especially for the little ones. Visit with the Easter Bunny, get creative in the craft area,  and scramble for easter eggs on the front lawn of the Farm…

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CANCELED: Toddler Egg Scramble

April 4 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on April 4, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on April 4, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Hippity hop on over to the Farm Center for this egg-citing program, especially for the little ones. Visit with the Easter Bunny, get creative in the craft area,  and scramble for easter eggs on the front lawn of the Farm…

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CANCELED: Farm Egg Scramble

April 5 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Come out and visit with the farm animals and participate in the best egg scramble around! Take your picture with the Easter Bunny, visit with Rosco the Clown and stop by Bunnyville and meet the rabbits. Kids can make a…

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CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

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CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

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CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

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CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

Find out more »

CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

Find out more »

CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

Find out more »

CANCELED: Babies, Babies Everywhere

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until April 12, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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This is an opportunity for you to get up close to the various baby animals at the farm. An animal handler will be in each barn to help you pet the baby animals.  Visit each barn at your leisure, take…

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Good Night Babies

April 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until April 17, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us as we take you from barn to barn to say good night to our baby animals while they are getting ready to bed down for the night.  Help us tuck them in with a bed time snack, give…

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Good Night Babies

April 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until April 17, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us as we take you from barn to barn to say good night to our baby animals while they are getting ready to bed down for the night.  Help us tuck them in with a bed time snack, give…

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Good Night Babies

April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until April 17, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us as we take you from barn to barn to say good night to our baby animals while they are getting ready to bed down for the night.  Help us tuck them in with a bed time snack, give…

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Good Night Babies

April 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until April 17, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us as we take you from barn to barn to say good night to our baby animals while they are getting ready to bed down for the night.  Help us tuck them in with a bed time snack, give…

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Hydroponics 102

April 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us in the greenhouse and build your own hydroponic system! Using a storage bin, PVC materials and a pump you will create your own system to take home and grow your own plants.  Participants should have completed Hydroponics 101…

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Harness and Hitch

April 19 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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Earth Day Clean-Up @ Wolcott Mill

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us for an Earth Day Clean-up to help keep our park beautiful and safe for people and wildlife! There will be various areas of the Farm Center and the Historic Center that we will clean up. Individuals, families and…

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Harness and Hitch

April 26 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

April 26 @ 1:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site. Explore the…

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May 2020

Wolcott Bee Club

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join the Wolcott Bee Club!  Meeting will be held the first Saturday of the month (no meeting in July).  Bob Hollis, a bee keeper with 25 years of experience, will be teaching you everything you need to know about keeping…

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Harness and Hitch

May 3 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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Mother’s Day Tea

May 10 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Mother’s Day is the perfect time for treating Mom to a special tea party.  Beyond the Seed 4-H Program invites you to celebrate Mothers Day surrounded by beautiful spring blooms as you enjoy tea and other refreshments in the Farm…

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Harness and Hitch

May 10 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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Flower Pot Make & Take Workshop

May 16 @ 11:00 am
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Bring out your inner designer at this fun workshop. We will create a unique fabric covered terra cotta flower pot for you to take home. You will get to choose an annual plant for your uniquely designed pot.  All materials…

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Harness and Hitch

May 17 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

Find out more »

Harness and Hitch

May 24 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

Find out more »

Harness and Hitch

May 31 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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June 2020

Family Farm Chores

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on June 6, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

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Wolcott Bee Club

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join the Wolcott Bee Club!  Meeting will be held the first Saturday of the month (no meeting in July).  Bob Hollis, a bee keeper with 25 years of experience, will be teaching you everything you need to know about keeping…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

June 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 6, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

Find out more »

Harness and Hitch

June 7 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

June 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on June 13, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

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Life is Berry, Berry Good

June 13 @ 1:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

There is nothing better on a summer day than farm fresh strawberries.  Learn how to grow your own strawberry patch at home, and see the many different ways we can grow delicious strawberries year-round in our Farm Center Greenhouse.  The…

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Family Farm Chores

June 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 13, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

Find out more »

Harness and Hitch

June 14 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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Princess Tea

June 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Bring your little princess out for a fun afternoon of tea and goodies.  Beyond the Seed 4-H Program invites you to dress up in your favorite princess outfit (no matter how young or old you are) and come to enjoy…

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Hot Dogs & Wagon Rides with Dad

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us on Father’s Day at the farm.  Enjoy a grilled hotdog lunch followed by a relaxing wagon ride around the farm fields.  Be sure to visit our animals, play on the playground and explore with your special dad. Fun…

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Dairy Day

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Did you know that June is National Dairy Month?  We are celebrating with our annual Dairy Day event.  Start by watching our cows being milked at 10 a.m. and see the beginning of milk’s journey to your refrigerator.  We will…

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Harness and Hitch

June 28 @ 12:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up-close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what makes…

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July 2020

Harness and Hitch

July 5 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until July 26, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm. Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Farm Camp

July 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 9, 2020

One event on July 21, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 22, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 23, 2020 at 9:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

This three-day camp will offer your child the opportunity to work, learn and have fun on a working farm. Experience agriculture up close by interacting with the farm animals, helping with farm chores, and taking part in a variety of…

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Farm Camp

July 8 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 9, 2020

One event on July 21, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 22, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 23, 2020 at 9:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

This three-day camp will offer your child the opportunity to work, learn and have fun on a working farm. Experience agriculture up close by interacting with the farm animals, helping with farm chores, and taking part in a variety of…

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Farm Camp

July 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 9, 2020

One event on July 21, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 22, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 23, 2020 at 9:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

This three-day camp will offer your child the opportunity to work, learn and have fun on a working farm. Experience agriculture up close by interacting with the farm animals, helping with farm chores, and taking part in a variety of…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

July 11 @ 9:00 am
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 18, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

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Family Farm Chores

July 11 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 18, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

Find out more »

Harness and Hitch

July 12 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until July 26, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm. Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

Find out more »

Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

July 12 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on July 26, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site.  Explore the…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

July 18 @ 9:00 am
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 18, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

July 18 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 18, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

Find out more »

Harness and Hitch

July 19 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until July 26, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm. Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

Find out more »

Farm Camp

July 21 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 9, 2020

One event on July 21, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 22, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 23, 2020 at 9:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

This three-day camp will offer your child the opportunity to work, learn and have fun on a working farm. Experience agriculture up close by interacting with the farm animals, helping with farm chores, and taking part in a variety of…

Find out more »

Farm Camp

July 22 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 9, 2020

One event on July 21, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 22, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 23, 2020 at 9:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

This three-day camp will offer your child the opportunity to work, learn and have fun on a working farm. Experience agriculture up close by interacting with the farm animals, helping with farm chores, and taking part in a variety of…

Find out more »

Farm Camp

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 9, 2020

One event on July 21, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 22, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 23, 2020 at 9:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

This three-day camp will offer your child the opportunity to work, learn and have fun on a working farm. Experience agriculture up close by interacting with the farm animals, helping with farm chores, and taking part in a variety of…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

July 25 @ 9:00 am
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 18, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

Find out more »

Family Farm Chores

July 25 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on July 18, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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If you have ever been interested in taking care of farm animals, then this is the program for you! Family Farm Chores allows you and your family a chance to assist staff as they feed and care for our farm…

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Girl Scouts: Harness and Hitch

July 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on July 26, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Come out to the farm and join our teamsters in harnessing and hitching our draft horses. Then enjoy a wagon ride through our farm fields. Ask questions and learn about these majestic equines. Dress for the weather, wearing closed toe…

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Harness and Hitch

July 26 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until July 26, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm. Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

Find out more »

Girl Scouts: Harness and Hitch

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on July 26, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Come out to the farm and join our teamsters in harnessing and hitching our draft horses. Then enjoy a wagon ride through our farm fields. Ask questions and learn about these majestic equines. Dress for the weather, wearing closed toe…

Find out more »

Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

July 26 @ 1:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

One event on July 26, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
+ Google Map

Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site.  Explore the…

Find out more »

August 2020

Harness and Hitch

August 2 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until August 30, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Meet an Animal Series: Mini Horse

August 4 @ 11:00 am
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Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Come out to the farm and meet our Miniature Horse, Cramer.  Learn about what makes Cramer, and other miniature horses special.  Give him a good scratch and take plenty of pictures before we return to the classroom to hear a…

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Meet an Animal Series: Mini Horse

August 4 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 4, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Come out to the farm and meet our Miniature Horse, Cramer.  Learn about what makes Cramer, and other miniature horses special.  Give him a good scratch and take plenty of pictures before we return to the classroom to hear a…

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Meet an Animal Series: Cow

August 6 @ 11:00 am
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One event on August 6, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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The Dairy Barn is the place to be to get the scoop on what makes our dairy cows “udderly amazing.”  Visit with our bovine beauties while learning the important roles they play in producing your favorite dairy delights.  Then head…

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Meet an Animal Series: Cow

August 6 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 6, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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The Dairy Barn is the place to be to get the scoop on what makes our dairy cows “udderly amazing.”  Visit with our bovine beauties while learning the important roles they play in producing your favorite dairy delights.  Then head…

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Harness and Hitch

August 9 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until August 30, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

August 9 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 23, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on August 30, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site. Explore the…

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Meet an Animal Series: Chicken

August 11 @ 11:00 am
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One event on August 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

How many eggs does a hen lay?  What’s that thing on the roosters head?  Uncover the answers to these questions and more in this egg-cellent chicken adventure.  Meet some of our farm fowl up-close and see what all the clucking…

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Meet an Animal Series: Chicken

August 11 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

How many eggs does a hen lay?  What’s that thing on the roosters head?  Uncover the answers to these questions and more in this egg-cellent chicken adventure.  Meet some of our farm fowl up-close and see what all the clucking…

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Meet an Animal Series: Goat

August 13 @ 11:00 am
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One event on August 13, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Snapdragon, Mable, and the rest of the goat gang can’t wait to meet you in this up close animal encounter.  Learn about different breeds of goats and what makes them all special.  Experience goats’ curiosity as they investigate you, while…

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Meet an Animal Series: Goat

August 13 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 13, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Snapdragon, Mable, and the rest of the goat gang can’t wait to meet you in this up close animal encounter.  Learn about different breeds of goats and what makes them all special.  Experience goats’ curiosity as they investigate you, while…

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Girl Scouts: National Save the Bees Day

August 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on July 25, 2020 at 12:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Bees are a critical but threatened part of natural and agricultural ecosystems. Scouts will explore the lives and roles of social bees, like the imported western honey bees, as well as native solitary bees like leafcutter and mason bees. They…

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Harness and Hitch

August 16 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until August 30, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Meet an Animal Series: Draft Horse

August 18 @ 11:00 am
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One event on August 18, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

We will take you on a trip to the Horse Barn to spend the morning with our majestic equines and meet one of the farms draft horses up-close.  From their soft muzzles, to their hooves that are the size of…

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Meet an Animal Series: Draft Horse

August 18 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 18, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

We will take you on a trip to the Horse Barn to spend the morning with our majestic equines and meet one of the farms draft horses up-close.  From their soft muzzles, to their hooves that are the size of…

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Meet an Animal Series: Sheep

August 20 @ 11:00 am
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One event on August 20, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Wooly fun for all! Come and meet Poppy, our youngest ewe, and her fluffy sidekicks.  Learn about the abundance of products these animals produce, and what makes sheep so fascinating.  Then we will listen to a stirring story and enjoy…

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Meet an Animal Series: Sheep

August 20 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 20, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Wooly fun for all! Come and meet Poppy, our youngest ewe, and her fluffy sidekicks.  Learn about the abundance of products these animals produce, and what makes sheep so fascinating.  Then we will listen to a stirring story and enjoy…

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Harness and Hitch

August 23 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until August 30, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

August 23 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 23, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on August 30, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site. Explore the…

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Learn to Preserve Foods by Freezing or Canning

August 29 @ 11:00 am
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Learn how to preserve your harvest by the process of canning or freezing. Properly preserving foods harvested at their peak of ripeness seals in flavor and protects nutritional value. Purchasing and preserving in season is also very cost effective. Participants…

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Harness and Hitch

August 30 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until August 30, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

August 30 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on August 23, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on August 30, 2020 at 1:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site. Explore the…

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September 2020

Harness and Hitch

September 6 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until September 27, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Walk in Wednesday: Pizza

September 9 @ 10:30 am
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us at the farm to learn about growing produce for making delicious pizza. We will visit the garden, read a story, and make and eat a pizza. Fun for all ages. Time: 10:30 a.m. Cost: $5 per person, children…

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Cooking with Preserved Foods

September 12 @ 11:30 am
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Cooking with your preserved foods is fast, easy, and delicious! Come out and learn how. We will sample different dishes prepared with preserved food and discuss ways in which you can harvest, store, and prepare your favorite garden foods year-round.…

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Harness and Hitch

September 13 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until September 27, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Harvest Festival

September 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us to welcome the fall harvest. Take part in corn shucking contests and taste the fruits of your labor at the corn roast. Browse the farmers market for some fresh produce and visit with our vendors to pick up…

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Grow Soup for You

September 19 @ 10:30 am
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us at the Farm Center garden to learn how easy it can be to grow your own vegetables. We will visit the garden, sample different vegetables right off the vine, participate in cooking demonstrations, and taste test our samples.…

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Harness and Hitch

September 20 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until September 27, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Harness and Hitch

September 27 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until September 27, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States

Witness true horsepower in action when you join our teamsters for a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm.  Get up close with the farm’s draft horses as our teamsters demonstrate how to harness and hitch the teams. Learn what…

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Grist Milling with the Wolcotts

September 27 @ 1:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us and uncover the fascinating history of this iconic mill and the Wolcott family who lived here. We’ll take you on an hour-long trip back in time with a guided tour of the Wolcott Mill historic site. Explore the…

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October 2020

Pumpkin Patch Wagon Rides and Corn Maze

October 3 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 18, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us for a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick out your pumpkin. Go through the corn maze and warm up near the bonfire while enjoying a cup of cider and a donut. Don’t forget to stop by…

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Pumpkin Patch Wagon Rides and Corn Maze

October 4 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 18, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us for a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick out your pumpkin. Go through the corn maze and warm up near the bonfire while enjoying a cup of cider and a donut. Don’t forget to stop by…

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Pumpkin Patch Wagon Rides and Corn Maze

October 10 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 18, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us for a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick out your pumpkin. Go through the corn maze and warm up near the bonfire while enjoying a cup of cider and a donut. Don’t forget to stop by…

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Haunted Halloween Barns

October 10 @ 11:00 am
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One event on October 10, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on October 10, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Get in the Halloween spirit with this fun and spooky activity. Watch a family-friendly Halloween movie, while you decorate a pre-assembled Halloween Barn. We will share little known facts about Halloween’s ties to agriculture, such as pumpkin carving, and the…

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Haunted Halloween Barns

October 10 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on October 10, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on October 10, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Get in the Halloween spirit with this fun and spooky activity. Watch a family-friendly Halloween movie, while you decorate a pre-assembled Halloween Barn. We will share little known facts about Halloween’s ties to agriculture, such as pumpkin carving, and the…

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Haunted Halloween Barns

October 10 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on October 10, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on October 10, 2020 at 3:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Get in the Halloween spirit with this fun and spooky activity. Watch a family-friendly Halloween movie, while you decorate a pre-assembled Halloween Barn. We will share little known facts about Halloween’s ties to agriculture, such as pumpkin carving, and the…

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Pumpkin Patch Wagon Rides and Corn Maze

October 11 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 18, 2020

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Join us for a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick out your pumpkin. Go through the corn maze and warm up near the bonfire while enjoying a cup of cider and a donut. Don’t forget to stop by…

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Farm Halloween

October 11 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Fun and games await you at our Farm Halloween.  Join us to make a craft, play games, visit our slightly spooky Boo Barn and even take a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick out your Halloween pumpkin. (Pumpkins…

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