Archive for the ‘For the Kids’ Category

February 24th

Vote for us in the Best of The Mid-Valley 2015!!

Its that time again! The Statesman Journal has begun the voting for their 2015 Best of the Mid-Valley contest!!!


This is a great program the Statesman launched a few years ago for people to vote on their favorite local businesses.  We have been nominated and need your votes to help us win!






We were lucky enough in the past few years to win awards in multiple categories….all because of our awesome customers!




We need your help again this year! We have been nominated in nine categories; we really feel very honored that people thought enough of us to nominate us in so many categories!





The list of categories we have been nominated in is as follows:


  • Best Bakery
  • Best Dessert
  • Best Place to take the kids
  • Best Place to buy Local Produce
  • Best Place to take out of town guests
  • Best Family attraction
  • Best Nursery/Garden store
  • Best Family Attraction
  • Best Pumpkin Patch


 Click Here to vote!!



You can vote one per category per day so head back there often and keep voting!

September 14th

Pancake Breakfast is Back!

Our 2nd pancake breakfast will be held Sunday September 29th from 9-11.


It will be $5.50 for seniors and children 10 & under. and $7.50 for adults.


The breakfast will include hot, fluffy pancakes topped with your choice of delicious fruit toppings made with our own Bauman grown fruit!! It will also include sausage or bacon, eggs, donuts, & drinks!



June 5th

Kid’s Summer Class Schedule

We have been asked by of you many for a set of classes here at the farm that are just for kids. We have worked hard this year to create a special hands-on and interactive kids program that will run all summer long with great new activities happening every weekend!


All of the classes are designed to be informative, fun, & interactive and are sure to have your kids talking about them for weeks to follow! They are $5 per child and all begin at 10am on Saturday morning, each child participating must RSVP prior to the class. Please give us a call @ 503-792-3524 or email (include child’s name and age) to RSVP.


Baumans Kids Camp - Farm Day Camp for Kids! Gervais OR Baumans Kids Camp - Farm Day Camp for Kids! Gervais OR


If you have any questions please dont hesitate to ask! We hope to see all of you and your kids out here this summer!


Also!! Don’t forget to get them signed up for Kids Camp!


Kid’s Summer Class Schedule



Class Title

Class Description


Suggested         Child  Age

22-Jun 10:00 AM Berry Jam Making Making freezer Jam is Super fun and actually really easy. Hands on class for kids to learn how to make jam and everyone goes home with a jar of their own. $5 8yrs – 11yrs
29-Jun 10:00 AM Ice Cream Making Join us as we pass down the Bauman secret for homemade Ice Cream. Fun for the whole family. $5 5yrs and older
27-Jul 10:00 AM Composting and Soil Types Dig in as we learn how to create your own composite pile at home. What you can and can not add to your pile. Each participant will take home two pots, one with a seed planted in compost and one with a seed planted in regular soil. $5 8yrs – 11yrs
3-Aug 10:00 AM Milk Jug Gardening Join us as we learn about container vegetable gardening and recycling all in one. We will take a clean used milk jug and learn how to create an amazing vegetable garden. $5 5yrs and older
10-Aug 10:00 AM Insect Identification We will explore our display gardens and farm to pick out and identify numerous different insects.  As we find each one we will learn about how these tiny creatures help us out at the farm. $5 8yrs – 11yrs
17-Aug 10:00 AM Insect habitats Join us as we learn all about the wonderful world of Lady Bugs and build our very own lady bug habitat to take home. $5 5yrs and older
24-Aug 10:00 AM All about Chickens Chickens are becoming a popular item in households and in this class we learn all about them. From what they like to eat to how they grow we will learn a lot. $5 8yrs – 11yrs
31-Aug 10:00 AM Farm Animals We are heading out to the animal barn for this hands on class.  We will be learning about all the different farm animals at Bauman’s. We will have an art project to illustrate what we have learned. $5 5yrs and older
May 3rd

Kid’s Camp To the Barn & Beyond is back!

Does this warm weather have your kids dreaming about summer vacation…and do they have you stressing about what to do with the kids all summer???? Enroll them in Bauman’s Kids Camp “To the Barn & Beyond”!


Kids camp is back for its second year! Many people have emailed/called us looking for a good summer camp on the farm. Last year was a great success, and it gave us many many ideas for this year!