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June 2019

THE POWER OF HEALING PLANTS: Learn to Love Your Backyard Herbs

Saturday, June 8, 2019
10:00 am12:00 pm

Join Charlotte Snipes-Wells for a deep dive into our Springtime backyard “weeds”, foraging for common herbs that grow all around us. Prepare to leave with a new outlook on some of Charlotte’s favorite tenacious herbs including Taraxacum (Dandelion) and Urtica dioica (Stinging nettle) among others. The class will include traditional medicinal uses as well as simple recipes and ideas to incorporate herbs into your diet. Everyone will take home a bag of tea and a list of recipes. Charlotte is a graduate of the Home and Family Herbcraft Program of the Wildflower School of Botanical Medicine and a student of 7Song of the the Northeast School of Botanical Medicine and Heartstone Center for Earth Essentials. $20 per person

Little Sprouts: Incredible Insects

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
10:00 am11:00 am
Snipes Farm

This one-hour long program will include hands-on activities, a story or craft, and game for your youngster to enjoy. Siblings are welcome! You and your child are invited to bring your own snack and enjoy time on our Barnyard playground after the program. Pre-registration requested.
Register here: https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/SFEC/LittleSprouts.html

CSA Pickup

Thursday, June 13, 2019
3:00 pm7:00 pm
Snipes Farm

Come and pickup your share of fruits & vegetables! (Must have purchased a share of our CSA)

AS THE SEASON TURNS: Early Summer Eating with Agnes

Saturday, June 15, 2019
10:00 am12:00 pm

Agnes Kozak is a champion of fresh food, connoisseur of all things fermented and food preservation. Join her in the first of a series to make the best use of foods grown through the 2019 season. She will demonstrate the proper way to store, cook with and preserve these early crops: greens, herbs, peas, kale, swiss chard and more. As always there will be hands-on tasks and a sampling of delicious recipes to enjoy! $20 per person. Registration required.

Little Sprouts: Bouncing Bunnies

Thursday, June 20, 2019
10:00 am11:00 am
Snipes Farm

This one-hour long program will include hands-on activities, a story or craft, and game for your youngster to enjoy. Siblings are welcome! You and your child are invited to bring your own snack and enjoy time on our Barnyard playground after the program. Pre-registration requested.
Register here: https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/SFEC/LittleSprouts.html

CSA Pickup

Thursday, June 20, 2019
3:00 pm7:00 pm
Snipes Farm

Come and pickup your share of fruits & vegetables! (Must have purchased a share of our CSA)

Day Camp: Where the Wild Things Are

Monday, June 24, 2019Saturday, June 29, 2019

Explore life in wild places - the woods, creek, fields, soil, and find flying friends wherever they are!

CSA Pickup

Thursday, June 27, 2019
3:00 pm7:00 pm
Snipes Farm

Come and pickup your share of fruits & vegetables! (Must have purchased a share of our CSA)