A 1920s Christmas...

 

Join us for Christmas! 

Christmas on the Farm, open to the public December 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 26, 27 1-5pm. Explore the house, all decorated for a 1920s Christmas!  Visit the church, with events in the sanctuary and goodies, refreshments and kids’ activities in the basement.  Stop in and learn something new in the one room schoolhouse!  Explore the antique tractor building!

Shop the Wessels Mercantile- a GROW Nebraska store!  Open during the above farm tour dates/times PLUS, Wed, Thurs. Fri. 10am- 4pm beginning Dec. 5th through Dec. 21st.

Special events in the church:

Dec. 8th, 2pm: Aunee Trampe on piano and Grace Regier singing

Dec. 9th, 3pm: Rev. Dr. Heath Trampe’s service

Dec. 15th, 3pm: Butch Preuit delivers a Christmas message

Dec. 16th, 2pm: The Kremer Sisters perform

Dec. 23rd, 3pm: Pastor Mike Neidow’s service

 

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Hands on Activities and Classes

 

 

Schools, home school groups, summer school programs and more:

Every visit to the farm involves kinesthetic learning! We have scavenger hunts, old-fashioned fun & games and so much more! Our most popular classes are available April through October, with Christmas on the Farm in December!

 

 

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Visit the Farm

Visit the Farm!

We have hands on activities, animals to visit, and a lot of room to explore! Shop in the gift shop, sip lemonade on the porch or spend some time with the antique tractors.

The farm is a great place for some family time!

 

 

Hours & Directions

We love our Volunteers!

 

 

Volunteers are needed for 2019!

Keeping Dave’s dream alive requires the help of many volunteers! There are a wide variety of things to help with, from behind the scenes to working directly with the public.  If interested in learning how you can help please contact us!

 

 

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Annual Members’ Meeting 2018

On December 4th, members of the farm gathered to receive a review of the 2018 season and update on plans for 2019.  Members participated in amending our by-laws and electing Directors.  Ideas were shared and an improved year-end financial statement was celebrated!  Three Directors were re-elected to our board- Adam Beck, President; Randy Quick, Vice President and Lyle Rathje.  Two familiar faces to the farm were welcomed to the board- Virginia Fay and Butch Preuit.  All eleven seats on the board are filled.  Our other Directors are Stan Schulz, Secretary; Janelle Medinger, Treasurer; Gabe Jaeger; Christian Walbrecht; Bobbie Bock-Itzen; Max Hoover.

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Christmas on the Farm

December 8 @ 1:00 pm

Experience the warm glow of the family farm with the sights, sounds, smells and tastes, of a 1920s Christmas.  The church, schoolhouse and farm house are all decorated for the season!  Kid’s corner, gift shop and refreshments!  Weekdays reserved for classes, special groups & rentals.  Open to the public Sat. & Sun. 1-5pm, 6th– 28th 1-5pm.  Closed Christmas […]

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Wedding reception in the barn!

Did you know?

The farm can be rented for parties,
reunions, weddings and
other special events.

PLAN YOUR TRIP

 

Location:

5520 South Lincoln Ave. York, NE 68467

Just one mile South of Interstate 80 on US Highway 81 at Exit 353

Phone:

402-710-0682

Hours:

Groups by appointment in October, please call ahead! Closed in November to decorate for Christmas!

Admission:

$7.00 for adults
$5.00 for senior citizens
$3.00 for students Children
under school age are free