Children writing notes in front of a display at Heifer.

Discover Heifer

A 1 hour program for children in Kindergarten through 7th grade

Children writing notes in front of a display at Heifer.
  • Age: K–7th grade (ages 5–13)
  • Maximum participants: 60
  • Availability: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday–Saturday
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Rates: We do not charge for our programs; however, donations are always appreciated and may be made in the Shop@Heifer during your visit.

 

Participants are introduced to the history and work of Heifer International in communities around the world, including the United States, through interactive discussion and hands-on activities. Students are then led through age-appropriate exhibits to illustrate the various areas of Heifer’s community involvement. Grades K–3 will experience how some children go to school and grades 4–7 will focus on nutrition and what makes a healthy meal.

The program will conclude with a tour of our Urban Farm.

Students will learn how plants grow and what our farm animals can provide to hungry people around the world. (Please note: Heifer Urban Farm is a working farm. Opportunities to touch our animals are not guaranteed.)

Option to have lunch in the Heifer Village picnic area is included, but picnic tables MUST BE RESERVED.

Reserve Your Experience Today

Please schedule a guided tour for groups of 10 or more. Provide your contact information, and we will contact you shortly. Questions? Contact us at 855.3HEIFER (855.343.4337) or reservations@heifer.org.

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