Discovery on the Farm - Brrrr... It's Cold as Ice
MetroParks of Butler County
Ice can be found many places, especially in the winter months! Did you know that before refrigeration, ice farming was a very important business? Meet a first-person character from the 1800's who will share stories about collecting ice from local ponds and learn how refrigeration changed this type of farming. How do you retrieve a prize from the middle of an ice tower or grow your very own crystals? Join us for this chilly topic to find out!
Program includes hands-on learning through fun activities, take home crafts, a snack and live animal demonstrations.The participation fee is $5/household with up to 2 children. $1/additional child from the same household. Registration is requested, walk-ins welcome.