The Learning Centers at Fairplex
Sep 28, 2018, 10:13 AM
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2118 N White Ave, Pomona, California United States

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Fall in The Farm

Nov 18, 2018


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FREE EVENT AT FAIRPLEX!

FREE EVENT AT FAIRPLEX!

Consider this: just about everything we eat, wear and use comes from American agriculture. What better way to teach our children about agri-business than by giving them a hands-on experience to see, touch and taste agriculture in motion.



Enjoy activities and workshops open to local communities:

  • Rope making
  • Corn Grinding
  • Kids potting activity
  • Stick horse races
  • Olive oil tasting
  • Hands on activites
  • Square Foot Gardening Workshops
  • Free Parking
  • much more!
  • Kids Crafts
  • Wool Spinning
  • Blacksmith
  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Turkey Calling Contests

Cooking Demonstrations
10:30am - Chef Kyung Carroll, Sheraton-McKinley’s Grille
12pm - Taste of The Farm by CTEC Culinary Students
1:30pm - Chef Arthur Siler, Papa’s Artisanal

Cow Milking Demonstrations
11am, 12:30pm, & 2pm

Gardening Talks
11:30pm – Fun with Container Succulents
11:30am – Create Your Own Container Gifts
12:30pm – Using California Native Plants for a More Sustainable & Productive Home Garden
1:30pm – Growing Loofahs & Gourds
1:30pm – Pond Building

Square Foot Gardening Workshops
12pm & 2 pm

Egg Hatching Lecture
12pm

Rabbit Care
2pm

Turkey Calling Contest
11am & 1:30pm

LA County Smart Gardening Workshop
9:30am, 11:30am & 1:30pm

Sunday, Nov. 18, 9am - 3pm


For more information contact:
Email: Roush@fairplex.com
Phone: 909.865.4265

The Farm

The Farm at Fairplex is an innovative, model agricultural business and educational resource that serves our diverse communities. Through sustainable and locally focused programs, the five-acre Farm builds awareness of healthy food possibilities, educates in multiple areas of farm related culinary and agriculture disciplines, including plant and soil science, and is poised to provide business incubator programs for the agriculture and food service industries. Whether we are hosting a Table to Farm dinner or educating youn minds in the art of horticulture through our Career and Technical Education Center at The Learning Centers, our Farm provides hands-on educational experiences that are inspirational to all.


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Parking will be at Gate 17. Click here for the directions.

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