Friday, March 6, 2015

Greensgrow Farms

LOCATION
Greensgrow Farms
Nearby Venues
  • Johnny Brenda's
  • Johnny's Hots
  • Yards Brewing Company
  • Ida Mae's
  • Yards Brewing Co.
2501 E. Cumberland St. Philadelphia, PA 19125
215-427-2702
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Seed Starting Demo
    • Saturday, March 7, 2015
    • Join Greensgrow founder Mary Seton Corboy and farmer Katelyn Repash for an informative program on starting plants from seeds. Topics covered include assembling a tray, choosing a location, planning and planting times, types of soil to use, efficient watering and more.
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      Cheese Tasting With Valley Milkhouse & Madame Fromage
    • Friday, March 13, 2015
    • Greensgrow Farms welcomes local cheese maven Madame Fromage (AKA Tenaya Darlington) and Valley Milkhouse's Stefanie Angstadt for an evening cheese-tasting event in the greenhouse. Guests can try several varieties with beverage pairings while learning about the cheesemaking process.
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      Volunteer Day on the Farm
    • Saturday, March 14, 2015
    • Volunteers are sought to assist with various winter projects around Greensgrow Farms. Property clean-up, cutting garden maintenance, tool cleaning and winter pruning are among the tasks to be undertaken.
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      Seed Starting Workshop
    • Saturday, March 21, 2015
    • Learn how to start plants from seeds. Find out how to make paper popts and start seed trays, then plant a tray of pea shoots and veggie starts to take home (several tomato and pepper varieties will be available).
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      Nic Esposito Book Signing
    • Saturday, March 21, 2015
    • Visiting author Nic Esposito will be signing his book and meeting members of the Greensgrow community. Copies of the book will be available for purchase in the greenhouse.
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      Philly Fixers Repair Fair
    • Saturday, March 28, 2015
    • Rather than replace a broken item, why not learn how to fix it instead? At this event, community members can bring in a broken or damaged item and recieve guidance in addresing the problem from a volunteer Fixer. Most items are welcome, but there are a few rules. See the website for details.