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Join Us for Farm Day

April 16, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Take a look at Alabama’s agricultural heritage with a fun and educational peek into daily farm life during this annual event in the Junior League of Birmingham – Hugh Kaul Children’s Zoo. Farm Day is an annual event featuring a variety of activities and booths to educate the public about Alabama’s rural and agricultural heritage. Watch horseshoe making demonstrations, create rural-themed arts and crafts, experience a sheep sheering by Randle Farms staff, learn about the Birmingham Fiber Guild, watch a goat show, meet local agricultural groups in the Children’s Zoo with interactive, educational booths and local artists from around the Birmingham area and much more! Children Zoo keepers will perform husbandry and training demonstrations. These demonstrations will provide visitors with an opportunity to learn about the cultural and ecological significance of our heritage breed collection in the Children Zoo Barn.

10am: Goat training demonstration in the Corral
10am-2pm: Corrall open
11am: Sheep shearing
11am-1pm: Contact Yard in the Corral
1:30pm: Goat Show in the Corral
2pm: Pony hoof trim

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Date:
April 16, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm