ELC Day at Sykes and Cooper Farms

Early Learning Coalition of North Florida announces ELC of North Florida Days at Sykes Farm in Elkton! This is a two-day event on October 12th and 13th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring your child care center or preschool classroom for this special day, featuring “Spookley the Square Pumpkin”!  

What makes coming on ELC Days special is that each child will receive a FREE Spookley the Square Pumpkin book as a gift and each classroom will receive a bag of assorted Spookley and FALL books.  Also ELC staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide an extra fun craft activity for the kids. 



What’s the cost?

Student and chaperone admission is $5. Teachers are FREE!

What’s included?

1.    A trip through our Spookley the Square Pumpkin kiddie maze -OR-

2.    A trip through our Jack and the Cornstalk kiddie maze

  • Hayride through pumpkin patch and sunflower field
  • Visit with Uncle Buck’s farm animals, including ‘ Miss Piggy’, ‘Jack’ the donkey and more!
  • Jump on the ‘Corn Popper’, our huge jumping pillow
  • Playground featuring our tube slide, corn box, tractor tires, spider web and more!

Available for purchase: Books including: The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin and Jack and the Cornstalk, additional Spookley merchandise, pumpkins and more! Sunflowers available for purchase upon request. 

Booking Information

Call (904) 692-1084 or go to http://www.sycofarms.com/index.php/field-trips/and complete the Field Trip Request Form to book your trip. Please mention ELC email when booking.

There is a limit to the number of children the farm can handle.  So reservations for this special event will be taken on a first come first serve basis. 

To find out more about the field trips and events offered by Sykes Farms visit:  http://www.sycofarms.com.

Sponsorship by the Early Learning Coalition of North Florida and the state of Florida, Office of Early Learning.

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