Embrace the Wonder of Winter
Join us throughout January and February for a blend of active engagement and peaceful tranquility. Take the opportunity to sip an excellent cup of tea or coffee by our cozy indoor fireplaces, marvel as you step into the hibernating beauty of the winter landscape, participate in thought-provoking discussions, renew through Yoga, and indulge in unforgettable musical concerts. Embrace the bliss of winter with us.
Winter Week at Grace Farms
Tuesday, February 20 – Friday, February 23
daily | 10 am – 12 pm
Pick up a passport at the Welcome Desk and take a trip along the River building, where there will be nature-inspired activities and more. Collect stamps at each activity for a small treat. Every morning features a rotating offering of family-friendly activities including:
- Build a winter habitat at the Imagination Playground
- Make seasonal art projects to bring home
- Follow a guided nature walk to appreciate the wintery world
registration is free and included with daily admission
daily | 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Each afternoon, join us for winter-themed workshops with experts from our team.
- Tuesday | Animal Encounters with Animal Embassy
- Wednesday | Winter Weaving with our Director of Education, Anna Greco
- Thursday | Fairy House Workshop with our Director of Horticulture, Kimberly Kelly
- Friday | Cookie Decorating with our Pastry Chef and Educator, Leah Jones
2/1 | Lighting Design Tour with Gabe Guilliams
Experience the River building at night on this tour led by Gabe Guilliams of Buro Happold, the designer behind Grace Farms’ Lumen Award-winning lighting scheme.
2/3 | Yoga and Movement with Pilin Anice
Join us for a monthly movement class for all levels led by Pilin Anice, a renowned yoga, dance, and meditation instructor.
2/17 | Gardening Workshops
Learn how to care for your garden year-round with Master Gardener Lauren Elliott, who explores everything from picking the right seed to cultivating healthy soil during monthly gardening classes.
2/18 | Grace Farms Family Tour
This interactive tour invites families to explore the River building as it twists and turns through Grace Farms’ natural landscape. Build models, play with some of the materials used to create our homes and community spaces, and discover how a building’s design can reduce its impact on the environment.
2/21 | Weaving Workshop
Families, join our Director of Education, Anna Greco for a cozy weaving workshop!
2/22 | Fairy House Workshop
Design and create your own enchanting fairy house using natural elements including twigs, bark, acorns, rocks, and moss with our Horticulture Director, Kimberly Kelly.
2/24 | Winter Concert: Sonora Collective
Sonora Collective is a group of classically trained musicians reimagining the chamber music experience. Their relaxed yet intimate performances, often held in art galleries and similarly unique spaces, elevate lesser-known compositional voices of the past and present.