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  • 12/21 Saturday
    Grace Farms Tour
    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Songs of the Season
    2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Grace Farms Tour

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Memorial Day Barbeque 2017

Memorial Day Barbeque 2017

Memorial Day Barbeque 2017

Date

May 27, 2017
11:00 AM–3:00 PM

Venue

Grace Farms, CT

Celebrate Memorial Day with an outdoor Barbeque at Grace Farms, with free time to explore 80 acres of diverse natural landscape, and remember those who gave their lives with time for reflection. The day will include activities for families and individuals of all ages, as well as visitors looking to simply relax and enjoy time with family and friends.

10 am–12 pm | Open Art Studio for Kids | WB Art Studio

Families with children of all ages are invited to collaborate and create in a rotating schedule of self-guided, fun-filled, hands-on, art activities.

11 am–3 pm | Lunch with BBQ Special | Commons

Lunch can be purchased in the Commons from a limited menu featuring options from Grace Farms menu, as well as BBQ specials made on site in our BBQ Courtyard.

11:30 am | Bunny Book Group | Library

Pull up a colorful, SANAA-designed Rabbit Chair and join us for Bunny Book Group, a children’s story hour in the Library that will introduce young readers (aged 2-6) to family-friendly classics.

11:30 am | Field Games | Athletic Field

Enjoy corn hole, ladder toss, kickball, and other games, with appropriate options for all ages on our Athletic field.

12 pm & 2 pm | BBQ Demonstrations | Barbeque Courtyard

Learn some of our favorite recipes and BBQ cooking techniques from our culinary team, who will be performing cooking demonstrations in our Barbeque Courtyard.

12:30 pm & 2:30 pm | Hunt for the Samurai Subs | Commons Lecture Hall

Enjoy National Geographic Channel’s Hunt for the Samurai Subs by Wildlife Productions, and follow a team of explorers as they prepare to dive nearly 3,000 feet to hunt for fallen WWII submarines.

1:30 pm–2 pm | Conversation in the Pavilion | Tea Pavilion

Grace Farms Foundation’s Director of Operations Adam Thatcher will engage visitors in a conversation memorializing those who’ve served our country by sharing diary entries from his Father’s personal account of serving in WWII.

Grace Farms Foundation’s Commons is honored to offer veterans and active military visitors a 50% discount on their meals.

Nature + Environment
Arts + Beauty
Faith + Meaning
Community + Relationships
Justice + Ethics
Children and Families
Teens
Adults
Seniors
court
Sustainability
Sharon Prince
River building
architecture
SANAA
Grace Farms Nature
Grace Farms Arts
Grace Farms Justice
Grace Farms Community
Grace Farms Faith
Krishna Patel
Mark Fowler
Rod Khattabi
Julianne Swartz Joy Still
ethical supply chain
transparent supply chain
unchain.org
Space Grants
day trips from nyc
ct day trips
day trips from nyc without a car
spring daytrips
family getaways from nyc
pollinators
native plants
pollinator decline
biodiversity
honey bees
native bees
nature conservancy
pollinator pathways
Grace Farms and nature
Earth Day
Fairfield County and pollinator pathways
restoring wild and Grace Farms
habitat loss
pesticides and bees
Philanthropy
Rob Reich
Donor-Advised Funds
Not-for-profits
non-profits
wildlife trafficking
African Union
Zambia
poaching
ivory
rhino horns
pangolin scales
social sculpture
Joseph Beuy
Dr. Vanessa Patrick-Ralhan
Association for Consumer Research
Rebecca Solnit
Grace Farms and Social Sculpture
grace farms and pollinator pathways
pollinator habitats
environmentalists
New Canaan and pollinator pathways
Mark Fowler and pollinator pathways
summer day trip in CT
New York City Day Trip to CT
nature day trips in CT
Day trips not far from NYC
Summer day trips not far from NYC
Day trips for children and family in CT
modern-day slavery
child slavery
forced labor
World Cocoa Foundation
west elm
williams-sonoma
eye heart hand
not-for-profit Nest
Tony’s Chocolonely
GoodWeave
Kailash Satyarthi
third-party auditors
auditors
Global Slavey Index
Washington Post
U.S. Army Chaplains
Chaplains
hopeful spaces
rivers
oceans
ocean pollution
plastic
UN Environment
Five Mile River Watershed
Emerald Ash Beetle
Ash Tree
Plan-It Geo
Protecting Trees
Digital Tree Identification Guide
tree identification
ecosystem
community
innovation
social impact
social innovation
slavery
construction
anti-slavery
architects
ending slavery in the built environment

Community

Celebrate Memorial Day with an outdoor Barbeque at Grace Farms, with free time to explore 80 acres of diverse natural landscape, and remember those who gave their lives with time for reflection. The day will include activities for families and individuals of all ages, as well as visitors looking to simply relax and enjoy time with family and friends.

10 am–12 pm | Open Art Studio for Kids | WB Art Studio

Families with children of all ages are invited to collaborate and create in a rotating schedule of self-guided, fun-filled, hands-on, art activities.

11 am–3 pm | Lunch with BBQ Special | Commons

Lunch can be purchased in the Commons from a limited menu featuring options from Grace Farms menu, as well as BBQ specials made on site in our BBQ Courtyard.

11:30 am | Bunny Book Group | Library

Pull up a colorful, SANAA-designed Rabbit Chair and join us for Bunny Book Group, a children’s story hour in the Library that will introduce young readers (aged 2-6) to family-friendly classics.

11:30 am | Field Games | Athletic Field

Enjoy corn hole, ladder toss, kickball, and other games, with appropriate options for all ages on our Athletic field.

12 pm & 2 pm | BBQ Demonstrations | Barbeque Courtyard

Learn some of our favorite recipes and BBQ cooking techniques from our culinary team, who will be performing cooking demonstrations in our Barbeque Courtyard.

12:30 pm & 2:30 pm | Hunt for the Samurai Subs | Commons Lecture Hall

Enjoy National Geographic Channel’s Hunt for the Samurai Subs by Wildlife Productions, and follow a team of explorers as they prepare to dive nearly 3,000 feet to hunt for fallen WWII submarines.

1:30 pm–2 pm | Conversation in the Pavilion | Tea Pavilion

Grace Farms Foundation’s Director of Operations Adam Thatcher will engage visitors in a conversation memorializing those who’ve served our country by sharing diary entries from his Father’s personal account of serving in WWII.

Grace Farms Foundation’s Commons is honored to offer veterans and active military visitors a 50% discount on their meals.

Children and Families
Teens
Adults
Seniors

Community

Date

May 27, 2017
11:00 AM–3:00 PM

Venue

Grace Farms, CT

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