Off-Farm Holiday Events

Saturday, December 5, noon-4: Join us at the Takoma Park Alternative Gift Fair
310 Tulip Avenue, Takoma Park, MD

Wednesday, December 16, 5-10pm: Meet us outside Beers & Cheers for their annual Customer  Appreciation Day.  Wine and beer tasting, and hobnobbing with our sheep!

Upcoming events

We are currently working on our schedule for Fall events.  However, in the meantime, if you’d like to have an informal visit to the farm, you can come Saturdays between 9 and 2 to meet the animals. We appreciate a quick “heads up” by email in advance, since sometimes we are working on farm projects or getting big hay deliveries!

Join us at the Community/Business Fair, Poolesville, March 29

Star Gazing Farm will be exhibiting and having  sales table at the Community/Business Fair sponsored by rhe Poolesville Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Poolesville
Saturday, March 29

Location:  Poolesville Baptist Church
17550 W Willard Rd, Poolesville, MD

There will be entertainment, shredder truck, electronics recycling, and more.

Class: Learn to felt, Sunday, February 23

Come and learn how to needle felt with Eilis.

A needle-felted rendition of our llama Jean-Claude, made by Eilis.

A needle-felted rendition of our llama Jean-Claude, made by Eilis.

This 3 hour class will teach you the basics of needle felting with wool, a beautiful and fun craft. All supplies will be provided and the cost of the class includes materials to take home with you.

DATE: Sunday, February 23, 1-4 pm
LOCATION: Star Gazing Farm
COST: $45 including materials

Sign up through paypal (or email if you wish to bring a check to the class).

Volunteer Orientations

Our next volunteer orientations will be held on Saturday, August 10 and August 24 from 1-2 pm . Please RSVP if you wish to attend.

Read more about volunteering

Upcoming Events

Enjoy a great night at the winter lights! Bring your family and all the sleeping bags – ride in the open bed of Farmer Anne’s truck through the magnificent winter lights, singing holiday carols and sipping some hot apple cider. Now accepting reservations!

Volunteer Workdays

Workdays are held every Saturday from 9am to 1pm, year-round, rain or shine. Volunteers wishing to come need to let us know by the Friday morning beforehand by emailing  Volunteers must have completed orientation and filled out paperwork before arriving to volunteer.