Winter Solstice Gathering

Winter Solstice Gathering at Meetinghouse Farm

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Sunday  December 20
6:00 - 7:30 PM

(Weather Permitting) 

Join Neighbors and Friends

 Celebrate Nature’s Gifts

with

Music, Readings and Reflections

Dress warmly  * Refreshments

Donations Welcomed

For information contact Judy at desrochersj@comcast.net

 

Pie and Bake Sale

Meetinghouse Farm Pre-Thanksgiving

*PIE IN THE SKY*

 
Pie and Bake Sale
Wednesday November 25
9 AM-11:30 AM

West Barnstable Community Building
Route 149 West Barnstable

Pies * Cakes * Cookies

Holiday Breads 

Finnish Nisu * Pumpkin * Cranberry

Door Prizes!

(Come early!  We always sell out!)

Proceeds to benefit Meetinghouse Farm

For additional information contact Judy at
desrochersj@comcast.net

On the Farm Grounds: Giant Community Yard Sale

Giant Community Yard Sale
Saturday Oct. 3 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Rain or Shine

Vendors Welcome
Limited Space Available

$25 - 10’ by 10’ space

Contact Dianne at midi2000@comcast.net

Home & Garden Items
Plants, Furniture, Books, Tools, Jewelry

Under The August Moon

New England Society for Abandoned Animals

Presents

UNDER THE AUGUST MOON

Featuring

Liz Saunders, A Cabaret of Music

Join Us For

Cocktails & Tapas

Saturday, August 29th at 5:00 PM

Tickets $45
Delicious food from the Spoon & Seed

For tickets please call 508-771-8800
or go to www. NESAA.org
Sponsorships also available

Art at the Farm

Celebrate Nature and Creativity

Saturday August 15 10am-4pm

(rain date Sunday August 16)

Throughout the Day

Cape Cod Wood Turners * Stephanie York Pottery
Jon Keenan Mosaics * Make Your Own Bouquet
David Palnick The Garlic Guy * Children’s Tent
Gardening Info * Cape Cod Woolies * Music
Food * Dave Scandurra Edible Landscapes
Tessa D’Agostino Multi Media Artist

SILENT AUCTION

For more information contact Judy at desrochersj@comcast.net  

Download PDF of Over 60 Items - Plan your Bids!

Art at the Farm SPECIAL EVENTS

10-12 Plein Air Painting
Karen R. Ryder & Betsy Paine Cook
Watch as these talented artists capture the Farm’s beauty on canvas.

10-12 Printing From Nature
Holly Heaslip Bay Scallop Pottery
Stop by for a hands -on opportunity to print simple
images from nature. Materials provided. Children & Adults

10-11: 15 Growing Herbs
Master Gardener Lynne Conroy
Lynne shares her extensive knowledge of herbs. Selection,
growing and uses.

10-1 What’s Eating My…?
Larry Dapsis, Cape Cod Extension’s “Bug Man” available
with garden insect info and the latest on tick education.

1:00 – 3:30 Meet-Up
Dave Scandurra and friends gather to discuss permaculture
gardening and more. If you are interested in what’s
happening on the farm and garden scene, meet-up with
this passionate group and join the conversation.
(In the fire
pit area)

2:00 The Uke Group
Back by popular demand! Our ukulele -strumming friends will
perform and lead an old fashion sing-along.

3:30 Final Bell for the SILENT AUCTION

Art at the Farm is a collaboration with the WB Village Festival
Parking is available on site or take the trolley from the festival grounds

Schedule of Events and Participants Subject to Change

 

March with us in the July 4th Parade!

If you are looking for some July 4th Family Fun
Please march with us for the Barnstable Village Parade

This year’s theme!
Catch The Lady Bug Beat !

 Parade forms behind the Barnstable Courthouse at 8AM

All welcome!

Past Parade Fun!

Meetinghouse Farm Annual Meeting

The Farm Board of Directors
will be meeting in the Greenhouse

Sunday Evening
June 28
6-7:30 PM

To review the past year’s
achievements and challenges
&
set goals for the coming year.

Please join us if you would like to participate.

“Your Child in the Woods”

A Meetinghouse Farm Greenhouse Conversation

Tara Laidlaw
Farm Director: Camp Burgess and Hayward

Saturday June 6 10AM

In 2005, Richard Louv published his classic,
Last Child In The Woods.

Louv’s book began a conversation about the increasing divide between the young and the natural world.

Please join Tara to discuss:

  • research on nature experience for children
  • gardening as a window to the natural world
  • safe and easy gardening with children
  • academic and behavioral benefits
  • beyond the garden into the woods

Donations Appreciated

This program is not a hands-on program for children.

Tara will be presenting a follow-up program that focuses on specific gardening and nature activities for children at a later date.

Preregistration Recommended not Required: desrochersj@comcast.net
For Directions: MeetinghouseFarm.org
Download printable Flyer

“Have Your Yard And Eat It Too”

Please Join

Dave Scandurra and Julie Davis

of West Barnstable’s

Edible Landscapes
Saturday June 20 10AM

Dave and Julie will share their knowledge and experience in permaculture techniques,
growing perennial vegetables and integrated landscape design using edible plants.

A Meetinghouse Farm Greenhouse Conversation
Donations appreciated

Preregistration Recommended not Required
desrochersj@comcast.net

Meetinghouse Farm is located at 2135 Meetinghouse Way (Rte. 149) West Barnstable

For Directions: MeetinghouseFarm.org  Download Printable Flyer

Building Cape Cod Soil: The Quest for Black Gold

A Meetinghouse Farm Greenhouse Conversation

Saturday June 13 10 AM

Join Master Gardener Kevin Minnigerode

To Learn about:

  • Cape Cod’s Sandy and Clay Soils
  • Improving Soil Structure and Function
  • Soil Testing/ Ph and Minerals
  • Composting
  • Helpful Organic Products
  • Mulches and Cover Crops

Healthy soil is the key to successful gardening!

Donations Appreciated

Preregistration Recommended not Required:
desrochersj@comcast.net

Meetinghouse Farm is located at 2135 Meetinghouse Way (Rte. 149) in West Barnstable

For directions: MeetinghouseFarm.org
Download Printable Flyer

Greenhouse Conversations

Saturday Mornings at 10

A Series of Informal and Informative Garden Discussions

6/6 Your Child in the Woods: Tara Laidlaw
Farm Director Camp Burgess Hayward

6/13 Building Cape Cod Soil:
Kevin Minnigerode: Master Gardener

6/20 Have Your Yard and Eat It Too
Dave Scandurra and Julie Davis, Edible Landscapes

6/27 Express Yourself
Workshop with Artist Tessa D’Agostino.

Click here to Print Downloadable Flyer

Flag Day Celebration

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Garden Art

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Yoga at Meetinghouse Farm

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Coming in June

The place to be this month!

Meetinghouse Farm Garden Potpourri

Saturday May 16, 9:00 - 2:00

Plant Sale and More

  • Veggie Seedlings
  • Perennials and Herbs
  • Recycled Garden Tools & Accessories
  • Gardening Books
  • Pots and Containers

Free Soil Testing 9-12

If you are visiting the many plant sales being held on May 16, include the Farm for some garden treasures!

2135 Meetinghouse Way West Barnstable

Download Printable Flyer

Arbor Day Tree Talk

Meetinghouse Farm Arbor Day Tree Talk
Saturday April 25, 2015 10 AM

Did your trees survive the severe winter?

Join Arborist Peter Childs
for Questions and Answers

    • Assessing damage
    • Implications for spring and summer growth
    • Pruning techniques for damaged trees
    • Resilient plant choices
    • Hedges, shade, wind and erosion control
    • Pest impacts
    • Warm weather solutions for cold weather problems

$10 Donation Suggested

One Potato, Two Potato, Three Potato, Four…

Join Professional Gardener and Landscape Designer

Anne Firth

For Meetinghouse Farm’s
Annual Spring Garden Talk

Saturday March 21 
11 AM

Roots, Shoots & Spuds

Growing Root Crops
From The Ground Down

*Carrots, Beets, Parsnips, Potatoes
*Soil Considerations
*Best Varieties
*Growing in Containers

Participants will take home sample
seed potatoes suitable for container planting

West Barnstable Community Building
Corner of Meetinghouse Way and Lombard Avenue

Donation $10

Pre-Register at desrochersj@comcast.net