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Fridays at Gibbs Farm: In Search of Lillie Belle Gibbs

July 29, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Gibbs Farm hosts a special program inspired by the new book release, Grasshoppers in My Bed.

Join Terry Swanson, historian and author of Grasshoppers in My Bed, as she introduces Lillie Gibbs at age 11 in 1877, through special tours right here on the farm where she grew up. You’re going to love getting to know Lillie!

Peggy Stern, artist and illustrator of Grasshoppers in My Bed joins in on the search for Lillie through craft activities inspired by illustrations in the book.

Snacks, drawing for a free book, and author/illustrator book signing are included.

To order or get more information Grasshoppers in My Bed, see the book page and order form.

The site is open from 12:00pm to 3:00pm.  Allow time to enjoy the outdoor setting and visit the gift shop! Feel free to bring a picnic lunch. 

Note: These are the only programs/tours scheduled for this day.


July 29, 2022
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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