DayBreak Lavender Farm- kid-friendly tours in Ohio

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DayBreak Lavender Farm
Farm Hours: Wednesday – Saturday from Noon ’til 5p.m.
Sunday from Noon – 4p.m.
2129 Frost Road, Streetsboro, OH

From their website:
“At DayBreak visitors can …
PICNIC next to DayBreak’s 2-acre pond! Or in the lavender field. Or find a secluded glen in the woodland area. FREE!

PAINT & PHOTOGRAPH Artists love DayBreak. Do a Monet! Set up your oils, pastels or water colors and capture an Ohio laveder field. Early morning, sunrise or sunset photo sessions are happily arranged. FREE!

RECONNECT with nature. The farm boasts every natural ecological system there is except a mountain and a desert. Experience and explore the friends, fauna and critters found in a …
Lavender Field
Field
Prairie
Bog
Swamp
Marsh
Woodland
Sugarbush (Maple Sugar producing area)
Explore them at your leisure! And exploration is FREE!

HIKE OUR TRAILS There are over 5 miles of easy trails to stroll or hike, depending on the day, the temperature and your mood! FREE!

MEDITATE This sacred outdoor space is called The Woodland Meditation Room. It is a kind of non-denominational outdoor chapel designed to be a perfect spot to slow down, watch your breath and generally relax and recharge! FREE!

LEARN & DISCOVER how to grow, groom and harvest your own lavender! At 2:00 pm every day Michael Slyker will lead an interactive workshop on Growing Lavender In NorthEast Ohio. FREE!

EARN A JUNIOR NATURALIST CERTIFICATE! Fantastic for kids of all ages, DayBreak has designed a Junior Naturalist Program to encourage conservation among our youth. Kids identify and collect 10 common specimens from the farm’s diverse micro-environments and they receive a “suitable-for-framing” DayBreak Junior Naturalist Certificate. FREE!

PICK A FRESH LAVENDER BOUQUET! Enter the lavender field, take a deep breath and it’s clear that it’s bloomtime! And that means lavender bouquet picking time is here! Visitors can walk the lavender field and compose their own bouquet from 13 varieties of lavender. Or they can choose from farm-fresh bouquets in small, medium and large sizes. Bouquets range from $5 – $15 depending on size. And wild flowers and oxeye daisies are FREE!! Fresh or dried, lavender bouquets are excellent for …
Fragrance & Cosmetics
Wellbeing
Drying
Crafts”

They also offer the opportunity to picnic, paint, & photograph for free (bring your own supplies). This place sounds awesome. Not to mention, I personally could live happily in a field of lavender forever. Runs (this year) from June 4 – August 17, 2014. Don’t forget sunscreen and comfortable shoes!

Image obtained from Ohio Lavender Festival website

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