The Goodhue County Historical Society will participate in Dairy Day at the Goodhue County Fair in Zumbrota, MN. Bring your whole family down to the County Fair to engage in hands-on activities for people of all ages! Stop into the rural school house for dairy related activities which includes the creation of your very own bovine (cow and bull) puppets, play “How to Train your Oxen,” and the activities below:
Magic Milk Painting
(12:30 – 1:30 PM and 4:30 – 5:30 PM)
Create abstract paintings using nothing but milk, dish soap, q-tips, and food coloring.
Throw Together You Own Butter
(2 PM – 3 PM and 4:30 – 5:30 PM)
Did you know that you can make your own butter at home with only a few ingredients? Together, we will throw together those ingredients to produce our very own, delicious butter. Learn the history and science behind butter as you make it yourself then, try it out on some crackers.