Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Hosts Second-Annual Maple Days

February 14, 2022By Jenna LangrehrFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI – The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, in partnership with the Wisconsin Maple Syrup Producers Association, invites visitors to participate in their second-annual Maple Days: Friday, March 11, and Saturday, March 12. The two-day event will highlight local syrup producers and offer hands-on opportunities to learn about Wisconsin’s maple industry. Family-friendly activities will run … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Hosts STEM Week

December 13, 2021By Jenna LangrehrFarm Wisconsin News

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center encourages students of all ages to participate in this year’s STEM Week, happening at Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Tuesday, December 28 through Thursday, December 30. Family-friendly activities centered around exploring agriculture science, technology, engineering, and mathematics will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Guests are encouraged to visit … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Hosts Cranberry Jamboree

August 31, 2021By Jenna LangrehrFarm Wisconsin News

The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, in partnership with the Wisconsin Cranberry Growers Association, welcomes visitors to participate in this year’s Cranberry Jamboree Friday, September 17 and Saturday, September 18. This two-day event will celebrate Wisconsin’s state fruit and offer hands-on opportunities to learn why Wisconsin is the nation’s leading producer of cranberries. Family-friendly activities will … Read More

FWDC Welcomes Local Author Corey Geiger

May 5, 2021By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI – Local author Corey Geiger has added a stop to his inaugural book tour at the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, set for Saturday, May 15. The book signing event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the conference center. Geiger, an international agriculture journalist, recently released his book, On A … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Extends Hours for Holiday Season

December 17, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI – The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center has announced special extended hours for the 2020 holiday season. Beginning on Wednesday, December 23, Farm Wisconsin will offer additional times and dates for guests to visit the discovery center. Visitors can take advantage of the extended operating hours to immerse themselves in Wisconsin agriculture, shop for … Read More

Abigail Martin Joins Farm Wisconsin

November 19, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Former Alice in Dairyland Joins Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center MANITOWOC, WI –Abigail Martin, who served as Wisconsin’s 72nd Alice in Dairyland, has joined Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center in Manitowoc as program manager. In this role, Martin will support Farm Wisconsin’s educational mission, bringing new, creative programs and activities to the Farm Wisconsin experience. “Abigail’s experience as … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Welcomes Grandparents Free

September 2, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Manitowoc, WI – Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center invites grandparents to discover the world of Wisconsin Agriculture. Grandparents will get in free all weekend, September 11th-13th when accompanied by a paid admission—including grandchildren. With exhibits, a birthing barn, a virtual farm tour, Farm House Store, and Ice Cream Acres a visit provides robust entertainment and education. … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Welcomes 4-H Members Free

July 23, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI (July 22, 2020): State and county fair cancellations might have dampened the plans of many active 4-H youth this summer, but Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center hopes to provide a silver lining. The center welcomes all active youth 4-H members with free admission August 7 through Labor Day, and also invites any interested exhibitors … Read More