The Center for Lifelong Learning

Classes at Burton-Kimble Farms in Orange County


Come in and sit a spell, enjoy good food and down-home hospitality.  Take in the beauty of southern Indiana and join us at Rosie Kimble's homestead, a country escape from the hustle and bustle.  In a quaint country setting, Burton Kimble Farms is a cozy gathering place for enrichment, relaxation, learning and fun, located just 2 miles east of downtown Orleans in Orange County. Enjoy the traditional hearth, the amazing Patchwork Barn, or a moment with the ponies. Come for the class - stay for the warmth of the farm!

BKF: The Joys of Bird Watching

Bird watching is an enjoyable and inexpensive hobby for the whole family.  Amazing birds can be found in your own backyard! There is a great deal of joy derived from an afternoon spent watching these beautiful creatures. Come join us with a look at backyard birds.  We will learn ,in this 2 hour class, what is needed to help our feathered friends endure our winters.  See what food, shelter, and water is needed to keep birds coming to your yard all year long.  We will make a bird feeder or two for you to take home!

CRN 20299-142
Patrick Hall
1 Wednesday
10/15/2014
1-3pm
Burton Kimble Farms
$49
Register By: 10/8/2014

BKF: Country Christmas

Set a festive holiday mood throughout your house with simple decorating ideas!  Come join us as we decorate the old Farmhouse with a Country Christmas flair! We will show you how to make center pieces, wreaths, and tree decorations in this 2 hour class.  You will make a couple ornaments to take home with you!  Come share a cookie and a cup of cheer while learning to use everyday things to make your home have that Country Christmas flair!

CRN 20300-142
Patrick Hall
1 Wednesday
11/5/2014
1-3pm
Burton Kimble Farms
$49
Register By: 10/29/2014

BKF: Holiday Hors d'oeuvres

Whether you're getting together with family, going to a holiday party, or celebrating at the office, you'll probably be asked to bring a snack or dish. Here you'll find a number of popular finger foods and party snacks, and many of them are super easy to prepare.  In this 2 hour class you will prepare and sample many different snacks and party foods.  Come join me and a friend as we cook the afternoon away so you can go away with some good ideas for your next gathering!  Recipes will be furnished!

CRN 20301-142
Patrick Hall
1 Wednesday
11/12/2014
1-3pm
Burton Kimble Farms
$49
Register By: 11/5/2014