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6:37 PM, May 17, 2013  |  Comments
Heritage Hill's Spring on the Farm
Heritage Hill's Spring on the Farm
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Race into Reading: Brown Co Library Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party:
Noon-3 p.m., East Branch Library & Gnome Games east parking lot, 2255 Main St., Green Bay. Meet real race car drivers and sit in the driver's seat of a real race car. Free passes to the 141 Speedway for kids (while supplies last).

Barb's Centre for Dance: Spring Celebration of Dance: 1 and 7 p.m., and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Meyer Theatre, 117 S. Washington St., Green Bay. $12 main floor and grand tier seats, $9.50 mezzanine. Ticket Star, (920) 494-3401 or www.ticketstaronline.com.

Heritage Hill's Spring on the Farm: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Heritage Hill, 2640 S. Webster Ave., Allouez. Recreate some typical chores of a Wisconsin farm at the beginning of the 20th century. Hands-on activities and demonstrations: Pick and card wool, stuff a mattress, smell pies baking, make cheese, churn cream into butter or use a schnitzelbank (shaving bench) to make shingles. Educational displays by the Sheboygan County Dairy Promotion Association. Pancake and porkie breakfast, $2. Admission: $9 adults, $8 seniors, $7 ages 4-17. Free younger than age 3 and Heritage Hill members. www.heritagehillgb.org.

Heritage Farm "Spring on the Farm": 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Heritage Farm, five miles south of Kewaunee on Hwy 42. Bake sale, toy show, Pancake breakfast, 8:30-10:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Children's activities including painting flower pots, planting seeds, face painting, coloring contest. Petting zoo, and hands on demonstrations. Free admission. JoAnn Vogel, (920) 682-6615 or email jvogel@tm.net.

Party on the Farm: 11 a.m., The Bridge-Between Retreat Center, 4471 Flaherty Lane, Denmark. Live music by Bug Eyed Pete. Lunch, games, scavenger hunt, plant sale. Farm animals and farm tours. Suggested donation: $20/person or $50/family. (920) 864-7230, www.bridge-between.com.

Astor Neighborhood Walking Tours: 10 a.m. Begin and end at Hazelwood Historical House, 1008 S. Monroe Ave., Green Bay. Guided sidewalk tour of selected homes in the Astor Historic District. $5. Reservations required, (920) 437-1840, www.browncohistoricalsoc.com.

Learn to Fly Day: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Jet Air Flight School, Austin Straubel, Green Bay. Half-hour question-and-answer sessions at 10 a.m. and noon. Tours of flight training facility and Fixed Based Operator (and maintenance facilities. (920) 498-7466 or email kate@jetair.net, www.jetairgroup.com. .

National Boat Safety Awareness day: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Green Bay Coast Guard Station, 100 Bay Beach Road. Boat safety displays and demonstrations provided by the Coast Guard, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Power Squadron, NEW Paddlers and other first responders. Participants encouraged to bring their personal floatation devices to be photographed in a large group for the National PFD program. Tour the station and the Coast Guard boat. Boats inspected by VE examiners. Free. (920) 619-2326.

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