Farm Tales – A Story and Agriculture Adventure

Monthly themed story and adventure for children. The age levels are specified on each program. Free to attend but you need to pre-register to reserve your spot(s). These programs are held in our theater.

PRE-REGISTER:  Call 913-721-1075 or email


Tales of the Dairy Godmother – Chuck’s Ice Cream Wish

Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 10:30 AM and 1:00 PM

For ages 4-10

People say, “be careful what you wish for,” but what harm could wishing for endless ice cream be? With the help of his Dairy Godmother, Chuck is taken – poof! – on a memorable and delicious adventure to a dairy farm.

Join us for two scoops of fun!

Listen to: Tales of a Dairy Godmother – Chuck’s Ice Cream Wish, written by Viola Butler and illustrated by Ward Jenkins

Learn how to: Make your own ice cream at home!

Plus: Meet a special guest! Take home a special surprise!

Full of Beans – Henry Ford Grows a Car

Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 10:30 AM

For ages 6 – 12

Henry Ford made cars. Millions of cars. But this story isn’t about cars. Well . . . maybe just one. It’s about one car and a lot of beans. Full of Beans inspires readers for all ages to think innovatively – even to build a car completely made of soybeans.

Listen to: Full of Beans – Henry Ford Grows a Car, written by Peggy Thomas and illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham

Learn how to: Make your own soybean plastic!

Plus: Soybean Scavenger Hunt , take home fun and a special guest!

The Beeman

Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 10:30 AM

For ages 3- 8

Join us to learn how important bees are for our yards, gardens, agriculture and the food we eat.

Listen to: The Beeman, written by Laurie Krebs and illustrated by Valeria Cis

Learn how: Bees talk to each other and how to help bees and pollinators.

Plus: Meet a local bee keeper, taste some honey, plant your mini pollinator garden.