Farmer for a Day is a school program delivered by the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture for grade 3 students in the HRM. The Farm Museum will host this 3 day event for the 4th consecutive year in September 2015 , welcoming over 300 students for a very special agricultural experience. Farmer for a Day gives students from elementary schools in Halifax Regional Municipality a chance to explore traditional and modern-day farming through interactive activities and sessions with representatives from the agricultural sector.
Welcome To The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum
The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum is a community museum dedicated to preserving and interpreting Cole Harbour's agricultural past, and to developing an understanding of plants, animals and farming today. It is owned and operated by the Cole Harbour Rural Heritage Society, a registered charity which relies heavily on community support, volunteers and donations. ADMISSION IS BY DONATION so plan to come often and reconnect with your rural roots!
Both heritage homes are filled with crafts and Christmas gift ideas, and a generous selection of home-baked treats are for sale at the Farm bake table (with baked goods provided by Society members and the Farm kitchen). Complimentary hot spiced cider and door prizes drawn!
Sunday, Oct. 11th & Monday, Oct. 12th, 6:30 p.m. $28./adult and $14./child under 12 A three course indulgence featuring some of the Rose & Kettle’s most popular fare: autumn vegetable soup & homemade biscuits, locally raised roast turkey with seasonal sides and all the trimmings and choice of pumpkin pie with cream or gingerbread with lemon sauce for dessert. Advance reservation & ticket purchase required.