Goat Yoga is back!

Goat Yoga is back!

YOGA ON THE FARM – Sundays at 5pm, Beginning April 2nd. Start Time: 5pm End Time: 6pm Location: Wish We Had Acres, 10715 Shopton Rd West, Charlotte, NC 28278 Instructor(s): See Class Description. Class fee: $10* Pre-register here. Children are welcome! Ages are specified in class descriptions to join the adult class. Younger children have a separate kids yoga class offered by donation. We will do our best to offer this at each class...

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Goat Milk Soap Workshops

Goat Milk Soap Workshops

GOAT MILK SOAP WORKSHOPS 2pm Saturday MAY 13th. Register here. Additional workshops available 4pm Saturday MAY 14th & 2pm Sunday MAY 14th. This is a production based workshop focused on the cold process method of soap making  with raw goat milk. Heat oils, manage lye, stir in essential oils and pour the batch into molds! This is a wonderful opportunity to spend the day with Mom and create something fun! Restock your supply or...

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Open Farm Brewing Day – Date Change!

Open Farm Brewing Day – Date Change!

FARM BREWING DAY –  SUNDAY MARCH 26 Start time: 1pm until the brew is done (approx. 5 hours) Come for an hour or stay all afternoon. Originally scheduled for the ides of March, we have a new date for the open farm brewing day! We will be serving Doc Hamilton’s all grain home brew from approximately 1pm-6pm. Farm is open until the brew is done. Free craft beer with each beer soap or goat milk soap purchase. Free and open to the...

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Christmas Tree Drop Off

Christmas Tree Drop Off

Hello good folks! We hope you had/are having a wonderful holiday. For those of you whose tradition involves a living tree – we welcome your tree donations! Goats are ruminant animals (they have 4 stomachs!) and evergreen trees are not only great for digestion, but offer other medicinal benefits! To donate your Christmas tree to our goat farm, please follow these simple guidelines: 1) Fir, Pine, Spruce… all “clean” (see...

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Open Farm Holiday Event – FRI Dec 23 1-4pm

Open Farm Holiday Event – FRI Dec 23 1-4pm

1-4PM Friday DEC 23 – OPEN FARM HOLIDAY EVENT Welcome to the neighborhood! Come see us and meet the goats. Are you a holiday shopper hold-out? Did someone just make the list (naughty turned nice?) ? Every Christmas stocking needs a handcrafted bar of goat milk soap. Made locally (next door!!) right here on the farm. Come meet the goats behind the soap and sample some farm cheeses and craft brews while they last. Donations appreciated. All...

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OMB Weihnachtsmarkt!

OMB Weihnachtsmarkt!

OLDE MECK BREWERY WEIHNACHTSMARKT! Wish We Had Acres will be attending all three weekends at the OMB Weihnachtsmarkt.  Look for our volunteer goat elves. When they are there, one of our baby goats, Laurel or Ara, is likely close and looking for a snuggle. Post your selfie with a baby goat for 10% off your purchase.  We don’t always know when they will show up, so follow us on Facebook and attend to find out! “The Olde Mecklenburg...

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