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Mar. 12th - Sep. 17th
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Beginning Mid-March 2020
Spring & Summer Field Trips or Road Trips to the Farm
Sheep & Shepherd Tours begin when the lambs are born each spring here at Shepherd's Cross - an authentic working sheep farm, just north of Claremore OK on Scenic Route 66. Come to the farm and watch as the sheep peacefully graze the pastures, and rest by the still waters. The new born lambs jump for joy and frolic in the pastures.
Sheep & Shepherd Tours:
Sheep & Shepherd Tour Options:
1. Guided Walking Sheep & Shepherd Tour - walk near and through some paddocks; learn about the sheep & shepherd Donation based - suggested $5
2. Wagon Ride Sheep & Shepherd Tour - Take a wagon ride out in the pasture and see the flock up close. Experience the shepherd's perspective of the flock. $7 per person. Available for pre-scheduled groups
Sheep & Shepherd Tours also include the following:
Visiting the sheep, lambs and other farm animals at the barn petting area
Teaching Nomadic and Biblical shepherding practices
A Wool Mill Guided Tour - Where we comb, spin, and weave wool into a finished product
Tour the educational & interactive Farm Museum & Educational Silo
Spring Time also brings blooms in time for Bible Garden Tours. Shepherd's Cross is home to one of only a handful of Bible Gardens in the U.S.A. Over 100 plants in this garden have Biblical references.
Bible Garden Tour Options:
1. Self-guided Bible Garden Tour - with our without an audio - Donation based - suggested $5
2. Guided Bible Garden Tour - a tour guide will accompany visitors, highlighting seasonal plants Donation based - suggested $5
3. Planting Bible Garden Tour - Participants enjoy a tour with a tour guide, highlighting seasonal plants, and then experience a take home planting project at the Greenhouse Chapel - $7 per person
Bible Garden Visitors may also tour the educational & interactive Farm Museum & Educational Silo
We are open for drop by visitors Tuesday through Saturday 8:30 - 5:30. Please preschedule Field Trips for groups of twenty or more (one free leader for every 10 paid participants). Tours can proceed even in the case of inclement weather. Picnic area available; bring your lunch with you; limited seating available. Snack and beverage concessions are available on site.
Be sure to visit our Shepherd's Shop where we features a host of "woolly" and farm related items; supplies and much more! Yarn, yarn, & more yarn, all natural, many types, produced and processed on the farm. Shepherd's Cross also offers roving, batts, felting supplies, knitting needles, spinning and weaving supplies and much more.
Additionally the shop features a mission section; purchases made in this section of the store return 100% of the sale price to the indigenous people that crafted them (countries include Afghanistan, Thailand, Kyrgyzstan, Malawi, Uganda and more).
Our farm is a Family Farm, an accredited Agritourism facility, a Made in Oklahoma Company, and is Animal Welfare Approved (pasture born & raised lamb, mutton and Dexter beef).
We offer Fiber Arts, Animal Husbandry & American Sheep Industry Certified Shearing classes throughout the year.
Heart of the Shepherd, is the non-profit 501-C3, which operates at the farm, and provides Biblically based agricultural education locally and internationally.
Shepherd's Cross & Heart of the Shepherd
16792 East 450 Road, Claremore, OK 74017
Dr. Diane Dickinson, President & Executive Director
Online Stores: https://www.etsy.com/shop/ShepherdsCross
Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ShepherdsCross/
Walt Disney World Resort Orlando, FL 32830
May. 1st - Dec. 31st
SAVE on Tickets to WALT DISNEY WORLD - ONLINE ONLY - Tickets starting at $42 - You cannot redeem this coupon at the entrance or ticket window. You must go to https://www.orlandofuntickets.com/Magic-Your-Way-Tickets/ to receive your discount and purchase your tickets.
Expires: Jan. 31st, 2020
May. 1st - Aug. 31st
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Jun. 8th - Aug. 28th
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Aug. 20th - 23rd
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For more information on how to register your child for Lemonade Day - My Way, please visit: https://www.lemonadeday.org/
DC Kids FanDome is a first-of-its-kind, 24-hour, truly immersive, global virtual event that will celebrate all things DC - films, games, TV, comicsâ€¯and more. It's also completely FREE with no lines or badges required.â€¯The one-day-only festivities kick-off at 10:00 a.m. PDT on August 22 at DCKidsFanDome.com, and if your kids love Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and other DC Super Heroes (and Super-Villains!), they don't want to miss it!
Your superheroes-in-training are invited to step inside Titans Tower and immerse themselves like never before into the worlds of some of their favorite DC Super Heroes and Cartoon Network shows like Teen Titans GO! and DC Super Hero Girls. In this free, 24-hour experience, kids can read comics, play games and explore the many rooms of Titans Tower. They can learn how to create DC LEGO masterpieces, hone their crafting skills, and practice drawing fan-favorite characters. Our younger fans can also watch exclusive panels in the Batcave, hunt for countless Easter eggs throughout the entire experience, have one-of-a-kind interactions with DC Super Heroes, and so much more!
With plenty to watch, play, read and discover, kids of all ages will be entertained for hours on end. Families can enjoy DC Kids FanDome together, or parents can have peace of mind allowing their kids to explore the safe and kid-friendly experience on their own.
Firecracker Math Live Online Open House: Attend and Get 5% off Fall Tuition
Meet our Program Director Ella Levine and Learn about Our Programs. Attendees Get Free Math Book List and Math Game Sample.
Firecracker Math is for Curious and Challenge Loving Kids ages 6 to 16. In our math classes, we are going to show to your child that math can be incredibly creative, exciting, and fun.
Our program is based on the best traditions and classical methods of teaching mathematics. We introduce and explore math concepts and problem-solving techniques. Students develop a love for math as they learn how to apply reasoning skills and logical thinking to all aspects of their studies. We will help your child to build a solid foundation and understanding of mathematics.
Theoretical instructions are combined with practical exercises that employ chess, brainteasers, and logical puzzles to demonstrate serious mathematical concepts.
We offer small class sizes, experienced and enthusiastic teachers, and an individual approach according to each student's needs. Teachers have advanced degrees in Mathematics and STEM fields.
Locations in Berkeley, Oakland/Piedmont, San Francisco, and Lafayette. We offer our live online classes world wide
-After-school Enrichment Classes: Weekly classes onsite or live-online. Fall Semester starts the week of September 8th and ends December 21st.
-Learning Pods/Private and Semiprivate Tutoring: Live-Online. Start anytime.
-Test and Contest Preparation
-Specialty Classes: Fall 2020, Math in Motion I(Introduction to Calculus). Onsite and Live Online
-Bring Firecracker Math to your school, organization, and company
Open House Dates:
Saturday, August 8, 1 to 2 pm; Tuesday, September 1st, 6 to 7 pm; Saturday, September 12, 1 to 2 pm; Tuesday, September 15, 6 to 7 pm