Petting farm opens in Cedar

Visitors to the Farm at Cedar Woods can meet alpacas, goats and other critters.

Visitors to the Farm at Cedar Woods can meet alpacas, goats and other critters during the grand opening celebration of its new petting farm.

The event features musical entertainment and demonstrations, including alpaca shearing and wool spinning, goat milking and honey making.

The grand opening takes place May 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $4.50 per person.

A registered charity, Cedar Woods is a therapy farm that offers day programs for people facing mental, emotional and social barriers.

It is at 2660 Holden Corso Rd. off MacMillan Road near Tamagawa University.

For more information please go to www.pettingfarmcedar.ca or call 250-323-3553.