Family & Farm Programs



Steckle Heritage Farm is dedicated to educating children and youth about the importance of agriculture, caring for animals and respecting the environment. From Preschool to teens, we have programs that help children learn essential living skills such as planting, harvesting as well as cooking food from the farm, feeding and caring for farm animals as well as leadership skills in a hands-on heritage farm environment. Learn more about our programs:


Little Farmers : Parent (or Caregiver) and Child program for ages 2 to 5, runs in 7-8 week sessions in the Spring, Summer and Fall. 1.5 hrs

Books & Cooks: Ages 3 and up (with Parent). A fun new time to come to the farm and do activities centred around a book!  We will cook something from the book, do and activity and have a great time! 1 hr

Rise & Shine with the Animals:  Ages to 6 to 9 on Saturday’s 9 to 10am

Session 1: May 5, 12, 26  Session 2: June 2, 9, 16, 23   Session 3: September 8, 15, 22, 29   

Session 4: 6, 13, 20, 27

A great new program giving kids a chance to learn about animals on the farm, assist in morning chores & care.

Agriventure Summer Day Camps: Fun for everyone!

L.I.T’s  : For youth who have completed Gr. 6, 7 or 8,
This is a chance for youth to join us to gain Leadership experience, learn how to be a good volunteer and set goals.  (LIT’s) who have done one or more years of the program and are entering Grade 9 can participate as Jr Leaders!

Jr Leaders:
For young adults (Grade 9+) looking to gain volunteer hours, job experience and a reference!  Spend 2 weeks with us, take on a leadership role (guided by our staff) and earn up to 80 hrs of volunteer time!