Friday, March 6, 2015

Greensgrow Farms

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
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
      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.
      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.
      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.
      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).
      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.
      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.