Farm Tours at 10:30, 12, 1:30 and 4 pm to see the little lambs all grown up! Pick apples and press cider on a century-old cider press. Visit the farmstand to pick out wonderful produce and a favorite pumpkin! Make a felted pin, enjoy tasty goodies and have fun with this free event. Fun for the whole family!
Farm Tours to see baby lambs! 10:30, 12:00, 1:30, 3:00 pm; Tours start at Esther’s Place- wear farm friendly shoes! Enjoy strolling our gardens as well.
Baby Chicks and Egg Hunt for the kids!
Enter Saturday at 10am for our Cake Bake-Off and Sunday at 10 am for our Pie Bake Off. 1st Place winners receive a $50 Esther’s Place Gift Certificate and 2nd Place winners receive a $25 Esther’s Place Gift Certificate.
Refreshments, punch, and Homemade Soup
Felting make and takes
Heirloom, non-gmo garden transplants for sale
Bluegrass Jam on Sunday from 11-2 pm, bring your instruments and join in!
Lots of great fiber inspiration plus samples for our summer class calendar will be up!
Spring into creativity by making a lil’ brown bunny out of felt. Then, make whimsical mushrooms that are a sweet addition to your fairy gardens, inside or out! With soft colors, these mushrooms “sprout” from birch logs for a sweetness all their own. Located at Waubonsee Community College
Delight in a river of beautiful colors and designs as you create your very own scarf under the guidance of acclaimed fiber artist Natasha Lewis! Made from 100% silk and measuring 8” x 72”, you’re sure to impress! Held at Esther's Place as part of their Unique Local Experiences Classes
Create something extra sweet for yourself or someone special this Valentine’s Day as you needle felt a 4” teddy bear holding a heart! You’ll learn the skills to make this adorable sculpture out of wool, using only a felting needle and a little creativity. Held here at Esther's Place with their Unique Local Experiences Classes