News from the Barnyard
Stearns Farm will be hosting our 2nd annual Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 1:30 PM in the front pasture at Stearns! Rev. Heather L. Hill of All Saints Episcopal Church in Parma will conduct the blessing. All are welcome, admission is free. Please bring your pets along to be [...]Read More »
On Saturday, August 30th, Stearns Homestead will host an art exhibition of the paintings of residents of Pleasant Lake Villa Care Center Saturday from 1-4 in the cabin at Stearns Homestead. Please stop by to view their artwork!
In addition, we are also currently featuring an exhibit of WWII memorabilia in the Gibbs House through the [...]
Kick off your summer with a visit to our Farmer’s Market! The first day of the market is Saturday, June 21st. The Market will be open every Saturday from 9-1, in the front pasture at the Homestead. Stop by and look over the wide range of products available including fresh breads, bakery, fruits [...]Read More »
Parma Historical Society
The farm is also the current home of the Parma Historical Society, and a member of:
- The Ohio Associations of Historic Societies and Museums
- The Northeastearn Ohio Inter-Museum Council
- The Parma Area Chamber of Commerce
- Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau
We are certified as a non-profit organization with 501(c)(3) status. #23-7338830 Homestead Wish List Canned & Dry cat food ,Apples, lettuce, and Cheerios – We are also in need of straw for bedding for the animals****Donations are urgently needed toward feed purchase for the animals .***Remember we are a 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are tax deductible. Drop off your donation anytime, any day…leave it on the porch of the big white house. (Gibbs house) *************************************************** Checks can be made out and sent to: Stearns Homestead P.O. Box 29002 Parma, Ohio 44129 ( post office will not deliver to physical street address!!!)The volunteers and the animals would really appreciate it. We appreciate everyone who has helped in the past. Thank you very much. You can also give that unique gift, you can adopt an animal for someone for the holidays or a birthday or just for fun. Go to Lend a Hand and under that Adopt an Animal. For a small fee anyone can adopt one, or more, of their farm favorites for a full year. New parents will receive a certificate of adoption and a photo of their adoptee. They will also have their name added to the adoption board for all to see. During the year Stearns Homestead will host a special appreciation day. At this event parents will have the opportunity to interact with their farm friends on a personal level.