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Gibbs Farm

2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
651-646-8629

June 2019

Ice Cream Sunday

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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June 2: Homemade Gibbs Farm Ice Cream A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16  

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One-Room Schoolhouse Program

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Learn all about attending class in our real 1880s Schoolhouse! Children will get to learn 19th century lessons, write on slate boards with chalk, sing along with songs played on our organ, and even participate in a spelling bee! All activities will be led by our costumed School Marm, Miss Lake. Schoolhouse sessions take place at 11am and 1pm on Saturday, June 8. Sessions are 60 minutes. Participation in schoolhouse activities are included in regular Gibbs Farm admission. Adults: $8, Seniors:…

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Pigs!

June 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, June 12, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 6/12 – All about Pigs! Campers will get to know our two friendly pigs and learn why animals like them were important to the pioneers. These PeeWees will make their very own felt pig friend to take home! Register…

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Goats!

June 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, June 14, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 6/14 – All about Goats! Campers will learn all about the importance of goats on a farm. PeeWees will play “goat” games and participate in a make and take activity! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs…

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Ice Cream Sunday

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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June 16: Make your own Sundae! A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16

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Pioneer Kid Camp

June 18 @ 9:00 am - June 20 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesdays-Thursdays; June 18-20, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 Children will travel back in time to the 1800s to experience school, work, and play in this three-day pioneer immersion history camp. Campers attend the one-room schoolhouse each day, to experience “reading, writing, and arithmetic” in a fun and kid-friendly way. Pioneer Kids will also learn to play marbles, feed and care for the animals, make butter, and much more! Campers bring a bag lunch each day. Each Thursday, campers…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Tipi Life & Buffalo Nation

June 19 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 6/19 - Tipi Life and Buffalo Nation Campers will experience what winter life in the tipi was like for the Dakota. These PeeWees will hear a traditional Dakota story about the importance of the buffalo and will…

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Bees!

June 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, June 21, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 6/21 – All about Bees! Campers will learn all about these important pollinators and how pioneers collected honey to eat and wax to make candles. PeeWees will dip a real beeswax candle to take home! Register for…

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Life of a Gibbs Girl Camp

June 25 @ 9:00 am - June 27 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday, June 25-27, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 Three Days, Three Experiences: Life as a Pioneer Girl, Dakota Girl, and Victorian girl. Campers discover what the lives of pioneer girls, Dakota girls, and Victorian girls were like in the 1800s. This craft-based camp offers children a first-hand appreciation of the daily lives of girls in days gone by. Some activities include attending a quilting bee, creating a yarn doll, dipping candles, and square dancing on Pioneer Day, putting…

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Pioneer PeeWees: What’s Alive on the Prairie?

June 26 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 6/26 – What’s Alive on the Prairie? Campers will go on a scavenger hunt to see what critters (bugs, animals, or flowers) they can find in the prairie. PeeWees will get to take home their own nature…

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Pioneer PeeWees: One-Room Schoolhouse

June 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, June 28, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 6/28 – One-Room Schoolhouse Campers will experience what lessons were like in a one-room schoolhouse. PeeWees will sing their ABCs, write on slate boards, and read a story. Children will take home a Gibbs pencil! Register for…

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Ice Cream Sunday

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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June 30: Patriotic Ice Cream A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16

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July 2019

Pioneer Kid Camp

July 9 @ 9:00 am - July 11 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday;  July 9-11, 2019 9:00am-1:00 $99 All children, ages 6-10 Children will travel back in time to the 1800s to experience school, work, and play in this three-day pioneer immersion history camp. Campers attend the one-room schoolhouse each day, to experience “reading, writing, and arithmetic” in a fun and kid-friendly way. Pioneer Kids will also learn to play marbles, feed and care for the animals, make butter, and much more! Campers bring a bag lunch each day. Each Thursday, campers…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Bark Lodge & The Hunt

July 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, July 10, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/10 – Bark Lodge and the Hunt Campers will go on a scavenger hunt for different animal hides that they’ll trade for beads. They will also learn about the Bark Lodge, the type of home where the…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Pioneer Chores

July 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, July 12, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/12 - Pioneer Chores Campers will get to go back in time in our historic farmhouse to participate in everyday pioneer chores like doin’ the wash and making butter. PeeWees will make their own quilt square with…

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Ice Cream Sunday

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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July 14: Root Beer Floats A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16  

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Victorian Ladies Camp

July 16 @ 9:00 am - July 18 @ 3:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday, July 16-18; 9:00am-3:00pm $149 All children, ages 11-15 Experience crafts, pastimes, and mannerisms that form the highpoints of the Victorian Era! Campers will spend three days immersed in Victorian culture. They will learn about the Victorian language of flowers and fans, practice their sewing and drawing skills, and press flowers picked fresh from the prairie. Etiquette, curtsies, and other customary Victorian practices will be put to use at a tea party on Thursday! Campers bring a bag lunch each…

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Sheep!

July 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/17 - All about Sheep! Campers will learn all about how sheep were used on a pioneer farm. PeeWees will get to make and take home a pompom sheep! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs Farm…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Ducks, Geese, and Chickens…Oh My!

July 19 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, July 19, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/19 & 8/21 – Ducks, Geese, and Chickens…Oh My! Campers will learn all about the different farm birds at Gibbs Farm. PeeWees will craft their own chicken friend! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs Farm Camp…

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Victorian Tea Party

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tea Party on the Lawn Saturday, July 20 Two sessions: 11am and 1pm Join us at a late morning or mid-afternoon tea on the front lawn of the old Gibbs Farmhouse. Costumed Gibbs Farm Staff will serve tea, lemonade, and treats while giving guests an introduction to Victorian Era mannerisms. Check back soon for registration link! Pre-registration and payment is required. $10 adults; $9 Seniors; $8 Children 4-16; Free for 3 and under. RCHS Member are free! Please call the Gibbs…

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Life of a Gibbs Girl Camp

July 23 @ 9:00 am - July 25 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday;  July 23-25, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 Three Days, Three Experiences: Life as a Pioneer Girl, Dakota Girl, and Victorian girl. Campers discover what the lives of pioneer girls, Dakota girls, and Victorian girls were like in the 1800s. This craft-based camp offers children a first-hand appreciation of the daily lives of girls in days gone by. Some activities include attending a quilting bee, creating a yarn doll, dipping candles, and square dancing on Pioneer Day, putting…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Pioneer Games

July 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, July 24, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/24 – Pioneer Games Campers will learn about games played by pioneer children in the 1800s. PeeWees will play marbles, horseshoes, and much more! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs Farm Camp FAQ

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Pioneer PeeWees: Dakota Seasons

July 26 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, July 26, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/26 – Dakota Seasons Campers will learn all about the seasonal lifestyle of Dakota in the 1800s. PeeWees will participate in a wild rice harvesting demonstration and they’ll get to taste maple sugar candy! Register for 2019…

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Ice Cream Sunday

July 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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July 28: Homemade Gibbs Farm Ice Cream A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16  

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Dakota Day Camp

July 30 @ 9:00 am - August 1 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday, July 30-Aug 1; 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 This interactive camp is led by Gibbs Farm staff with input from members of the Dakota community. The camp focuses on historic Dakota seasonal rounds and includes mini language lessons, activities, and crafts. Campers will put up a small tipi, help to prep a deer hide for tanning, and make a beaded bracelet while learning about trade and decorating a wóžuha (bag). Campers bring a bag lunch each day. On…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Pioneer Gardens

July 31 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, July 31, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 7/31 – Pioneer Gardens Campers will take a walk through our Pioneer Gardena and learn about the plants growing there. PeeWees will help our gardener by picking some of the ripe vegetables and they they’ll decorate their…

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August 2019

Pioneer PeeWees: All About Pigs!

August 2 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, August 2, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/2 – All about Pigs! Campers will get to know our two friendly pigs and learn why animals like them were important to the pioneers. These PeeWees will make their very own felt pig friend to take…

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Prairie Festival

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Celebrating Minnesota’s First People. Celebrating the Dakota, Past and Present Programs for the day will include stations where guests can learn about the seasonal life of the Dakota of Cloud Man’s Village: Wild Ricing, Check back as more program information and times are added! Included in general admission: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 3 and up Free for RCHS members The festival will take place from 10am-2pm. Gibbs Farm will remain open until 4pm for regularly scheduled tours.

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Pioneer Survivor Camp

August 6 @ 9:00 am - August 8 @ 3:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday, August 6-8; 9:00am-3:00pm $149 All children, ages 11-15 New this year! Think you have what it takes to survive as an 1800s pioneer? Test your skills at the Gibbs Farm site where campers will compete in 19th century farm chores, household tasks, and one room-schoolhouse exercises. Campers will get an in depth look at early pioneer life in Minnesota while learning about the original farmhouse, farm animals, and so much more! Campers bring a bag lunch each day. On…

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Goats!

August 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/7 – All about Goats! Campers will learn all about the importance of goats on a farm. PeeWees will play “goat” games and participate in a make and take activity! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Tipi Life & Buffalo Nation

August 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, August 9, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/9- Tipi Life and Buffalo Nation Campers will experience what winter life in the tipi was like for the Dakota. These PeeWees will hear a traditional Dakota story about the importance of the buffalo and will make…

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Ice Cream Sunday

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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August 11: Make your own Sundae! A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16  

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Pioneer Kid Camp

August 13 @ 9:00 am - August 15 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesdays-Thursdays;  August 13-15, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 Children will travel back in time to the 1800s to experience school, work, and play in this three-day pioneer immersion history camp. Campers attend the one-room schoolhouse each day, to experience “reading, writing, and arithmetic” in a fun and kid-friendly way. Pioneer Kids will also learn to play marbles, feed and care for the animals, make butter, and much more! Campers bring a bag lunch each day. Each Thursday, campers…

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Bees!

August 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/14– All about Bees! Campers will learn all about these important pollinators and how pioneers collected honey to eat and wax to make candles. PeeWees will dip a real beeswax candle to take home! Register for 2019…

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Pioneer PeeWees: One-Room Schoolhouse

August 16 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, August 16, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/16 – One-Room Schoolhouse Campers will experience what lessons were like in a one-room schoolhouse. PeeWees will sing their ABCs, write on slate boards, and read a story. Children will take home a Gibbs pencil Register for…

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Butter Making

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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We are spreading the fun on this toasty summer! Come join us in a hands-on presentation of pioneer butter making. Use a real churn, learn about “Lazy Daiseys” and try real homemade churned butter! Two, Hour-Long Sessions: 11am & 1pm Participation in this activity is included in regular admission costs.

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Life of a Gibbs Girl Camp

August 20 @ 9:00 am - August 22 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday; August 20-22, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 Three Days, Three Experiences: Life as a Pioneer Girl, Dakota Girl, and Victorian girl. Campers discover what the lives of pioneer girls, Dakota girls, and Victorian girls were like in the 1800s. This craft-based camp offers children a first-hand appreciation of the daily lives of girls in days gone by. Some activities include attending a quilting bee, creating a yarn doll, dipping candles, and square dancing on Pioneer Day, putting…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Ducks, Geese, and Chickens…Oh My!

August 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/21 – Ducks, Geese, and Chickens…Oh My! Campers will learn all about the different farm birds at Gibbs Farm. PeeWees will craft their own chicken friend! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs Farm Camp FAQ

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Pioneer PeeWees: All About Sheep!

August 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, August 23, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/23 - All about Sheep! Campers will learn all about how sheep were used on a pioneer farm. PeeWees will get to make and take home a pompom sheep! Register for 2019 Pioneer PeeWees Camp Gibbs Farm…

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Ice Cream Sunday

August 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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August 25: Root Beer Floats A delicious treat for the heat of summer. Enjoy our homemade ice cream while experiencing the beauty of the Gibbs Farm, gardens and prairie. Demonstrations and samples are offered every hour. Ice cream is included in general admission. Special thanks to agropur for supplying the delicious dairy products that go into our ice cream. Admissions: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4-16  

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Life of a Gibbs Girl Camp

August 27 @ 9:00 am - August 29 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday;  August 27-29, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm $99 All children, ages 6-10 Three Days, Three Experiences: Life as a Pioneer Girl, Dakota Girl, and Victorian girl. Campers discover what the lives of pioneer girls, Dakota girls, and Victorian girls were like in the 1800s. This craft-based camp offers children a first-hand appreciation of the daily lives of girls in days gone by. Some activities include attending a quilting bee, creating a yarn doll, dipping candles, and square dancing on Pioneer Day, putting…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Pioneer Chores

August 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Wednesday, August 28, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/28 - Pioneer Chores Campers will get to go back in time in our historic farmhouse to participate in everyday pioneer chores like doin’ the wash and making butter. PeeWees will make their own quilt square with…

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Pioneer PeeWees: Apple Orchard Fun!

August 30 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Friday, August 30, 2019 9:30am-11:30am $19 per day All children, ages 4-5 The perfect camp for younger children! Each camp covers one pioneer, Dakota, or nature-related topic and includes plenty of hands-on activities and a craft to take home. A snack is included. 8/30 – Apple Orchard Fun! Campers will take a walk through our Heritage Apple Orchard and learn about how we take care of all the different types of apple trees. These PeeWees will make an “Apple Critter”…

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Introduction to Cross Stitch

August 31 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Saturday, August 31 Two sessions: 11am and 1pm Join Site Manager, Sammy Nelson, in an introductory lesson to cross stitching. This hands-on craft activity will allow participants to make their own small cross stitch pattern to take home. All supplies are included in the cost below. Recommended age: 10 years or older. We will have some activities for younger children. Check back soon for the registration link! Pre-registration and payment is required. $10 adults; $9 Seniors; $8 Children 4-16; Free for…

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September 2019

Apple Festival

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Join us on September 21 for a day of family-friendly apple fun at Gibbs Farm. Our Heritage Orchard will be open to the public and staffed by our volunteers, taste samples of our apples, and try your hand at the cider press. We’ll have games, crafts and special treats as well as tours of the historic Gibbs Farmhouse, and Dakota seasonal life. Mark your calendars and watch this page for more information. $8 Adults, $7 Seniors, $5 Children. Free for…

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October 2019

Pumpkin Carving

October 12 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Join us on Saturday, October 12th from 11am-2pm for pumpkin carving fun! We will be providing expert tips and fun ideas to decorate your chosen pumpkin or squash. Check back for a registration link! Cost to participate is included in the regular Gibbs Farm admission fee: $8 Adults, $7 Seniors, $5 Children 4-16, Free for Children 3 and under.

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Halloween Festival

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Included in general admission: $8 adults, $7 seniors 62+, $5 children 4 and up Free for RCHS members Halloween fun for everyone! The spooky fun starts at 10:00am and goes until 4:00pm.  No need for reservations, stop by anytime.  Activities, treats, and tours are included in admission. Bring your Ramsey County Historical Society Membership card for free admission!    

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