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Events & Workshops

 
 
Starting from Seeds
 
We share simple, affordable ways to get a head start on the growing season right inside your own home! Starting seeds on your own, rather than buying transplants, saves money and provides more options for selecting plant varieties. For advanced gardeners.
 
March 11th, 2 p.m. 4 p.m.
 
 
 
Garden Basics Workshop

Learn basic techniques for gardening in raised-bed gardens and other small spaces. This workshop is required for all Build-a-Garden applicants. Participants create a garden map, use the square-foot method, and learn from demonstrations of planting techniques.
 
March 23rd, 6 p.m. 8 p.m.
April 8th, 10 a.m. 12 p.m.
April 22nd, 10 a.m. 12 p.m.
May 6th, 10 a.m. 12 p.m.
June 17th, 10 a.m. 12 p.m.
 
 
Facilitated by Nataka Crayton-Walker, professional gardener/farmer, and youth from The Food Project. Located at The Dudley Greenhouse, 11 Brook Avenue, Roxbury. Part of our Grow Well, Eat Well, Be Well 2017 workshop series.
 
 
The Big Shindig
 

April 26, 2017

Join us as we celebrate all that you have achieved to support youth leadership, strengthen communities, and steward over 70 acres of urban and suburban farmland. This signature event is an inspiring evening of delicious food, youth stories, and a lively raffle and auction. Proceeds support our work with youth, food, and community. Click here for more information or to become a sponsor.

Lincoln Mother's Day Plant Sale
 

May 13 & May 14 , 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

at the Baker Bridge Farm in Lincoln, 

Buy vegetable, herb, and flower seedlings to start your garden. Rain or Shine. Directions here to the Baker Bridge Farm (94 Concord Rd, Lincoln, MA).



Lynn City Farm Fest
 

May 20, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Munroe Street Farm in Lynn

Featuring music from Tigerman WOAH. Come buy plants, seeds, and garden supplies! Enjoy refreshmens and help in the garden. RAW Art Works will have an art-making table for kids and creative adults. Directions to our Munroe Street Farm (60 Munroe St, Lynn, MA). 

 

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