Sunday Fun Days
October 31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021
SUNDAY FUN DAYS
at The Farm at Awbury Arboretum, 6336 Ardleigh Street
June 6th – October 31st 2021, every Sunday from 1:00-4:00 PM
Every Sunday is a Fun Day at The Farm at Awbury Arboretum! Free family-friendly activities every weekend: See the goats and chickens, take wellness classes, go on farm tours, and get your hands dirty in gardening workshops.
The Farm is always free and open to walk and explore (click here to learn more about hours & admission), but on Sunday afternoons we host special activities and Awbury staff and partner organizations at The Farm to welcome you.
Cost: All evets are FREE, no registration required
Questions? Please contact Grace Wicks at email@example.com.
Sunday, June 20th
Come play on the longest day! Herbal tea, art making, farm animal visits, and more
This Sunday’s special events:
■ Theme plant: Sunflowers!
What better plant to celebrate on the longest day of the year than Sunflowers whose heads diligently track the sun across the sky. We will have sunflower-inspired art projects, herbal tea tasting, and seed planting at the welcome table.
■ 1:00 – 1:30 PM, WORKSHOP: Mulch Magic
with Jasmine Thompson of Philly Forests
Learn what kind of mulch is best for what kind of plants. The workshop includes a little tour of the farm to see mulch types in action as well as a hands-on activity. Get ideas for your home garden, and take home a small plant with it’s favorite mulch.
■ 2:30 PM, TOUR: Awbury Community Garden Tour
Led by Leo Cooper
Come see the garden, learn a little about community gardening, hear about the origins of the garden, and meet some of the gardeners.
■ 3:00, Kids Karate in the Picnic Grove
Martial Arts with Action Karate in the Picnic Grove
More information about future Sundays coming soon!
You can expect workshops, demonstrations, live music, Wellness classes, crafts, and more this summer and fall. Stay tuned!
Past Sunday Fun Days have included…
Philly Goat Project meet and greets
Kids’ Martial Arts with Action Karate
The Free Library of Philadelphia Summer Reading Kick-Off and book giveaway
Philadelphia Guild of Handweavers demonstration
Performance by drummer, poet, and Germantown resident Karen Smith
Family Yoga with Sarah Charlesworth Attie
Awbury Community Garden Tour with Leo Cooper
Mulch Magic workshop with Jasmine Thompson of Philly Forests
- Mint and Giumi berries