July Community Potluck Cookout & Cooking Demo
Jul
25
6:00 PM18:00

July Community Potluck Cookout & Cooking Demo

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring a dish, a friend or just yourself, and come prepared to try some new foods!

Enjoy some snacks while catching up with neighbors, sharing recipes and checking out what's been growing at the farm. We will be preparing a couple dishes with farm fresh veggies. You are invited to make something too, but it is certainly not required. 

We'll be set up in the park across the street from the farm on Whitelock and Brookfield from 6pm-dusk.

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 This Month we are also joined by Crystal of Holistic Wellness and Health who will be sharing a cooking demo using farm produce and Anita of Baltimore City Master Gardeners of University of Maryland Extension will be there with giveaways & to answer your gardening questions!

Workshop Description: We will create delicious, nutritious, flavorful and affordable meals using fresh produce from Whitelock Community Farm. We will learn more about the Double Dollars Program. All participants of the workshop are eligible to participate in the Double Dollars Program. Recipes and samples will be provided. 

Crystal L. Forman is the Owner/Director of Holistic Wellness and Health, a company that uses a whole person approach that integrates health, fitness and wellness. She offers health education courses, healthy cooking classes, cooking demonstrations, health coaching and wellness seminars. Crystal also works to improve food justice, food sovereignty and sustainable food access. She is an avid forager, gardener and volunteer farmer. She loves teaching foraging, wild food cooking and farm to plate activities. In addition to her Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) degrees, Crystal is a certified Permaculture designer, a Certified Baltimore City Master Gardener, and a certified sport nutrition consultant (CSNC).

 

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Summer Plant Walk!
Jul
28
11:00 AM11:00

Summer Plant Walk!

Once you get to know the wide variety of plants growing in your backyard, your life will never be the same!  

Join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for a plant walk around Whitelock Farm where you’ll identify, discuss, and get to know local medicinal and edible plants. Then, instead of walking down the street and just seeing a sidewalk, you’ll start to see all sorts of familiar plant faces.

Tour will meet at the farm stand on the corner of Whitelock St and Brookfield Ave at 11am

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August Community Volunteer Day
Aug
11
10:00 AM10:00

August Community Volunteer Day

Project details :
TBA - this post will be updated with activity details as we get closer to the date!

Where: 
We will gather at the Farm Stand on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield at 10am

What to bring:
Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty & bring a water bottle. Check the weather and dress appropriately. We will provide gloves, sunblock, tools and will have water on site for refills.

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August Community Potluck Cookout
Aug
29
6:00 PM18:00

August Community Potluck Cookout

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring a dish, a friend or just yourself, and come prepared to try some new foods!

Enjoy some snacks while catching up with neighbors, sharing recipes and checking out what's been growing at the farm. We will be preparing a couple dishes with farm fresh veggies. You are invited to make something too, but it is certainly not required. 

We'll be set up in the park across the street from the farm on Whitelock and Brookfield from 6pm-dusk.

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 This Month we are also joined by Crystal of Holistic Wellness and Health who will be sharing a cooking demo using farm produce and Anita of Baltimore City Master Gardeners of University of Maryland Extension will be there with giveaways & to answer your gardening questions!

Workshop Description: We will create delicious, nutritious, flavorful and affordable meals using fresh produce from Whitelock Community Farm. We will learn more about the Double Dollars Program. All participants of the workshop are eligible to participate in the Double Dollars Program. Recipes and samples will be provided. 

Crystal L. Forman is the Owner/Director of Holistic Wellness and Health, a company that uses a whole person approach that integrates health, fitness and wellness. She offers health education courses, healthy cooking classes, cooking demonstrations, health coaching and wellness seminars. Crystal also works to improve food justice, food sovereignty and sustainable food access. She is an avid forager, gardener and volunteer farmer. She loves teaching foraging, wild food cooking and farm to plate activities. In addition to her Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) degrees, Crystal is a certified Permaculture designer, a Certified Baltimore City Master Gardener, and a certified sport nutrition consultant (CSNC).

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September Community Volunteer Day
Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

September Community Volunteer Day

Project details :
TBA - this post will be updated with activity details as we get closer to the date!

Where: 
We will gather at the Farm Stand on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield at 10am

What to bring:
Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty & bring a water bottle. Check the weather and dress appropriately. We will provide gloves, sunblock, tools and will have water on site for refills.

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September Community Potluck Cookout
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

September Community Potluck Cookout

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Bring a dish, a friend or just yourself, and come prepared to try some new foods!

Enjoy some snacks while catching up with neighbors, sharing recipes and checking out what's been growing at the farm. We will be preparing a couple dishes with farm fresh veggies. You are invited to make something too, but it is certainly not required. 

We'll be set up in the park across the street from the farm on Whitelock and Brookfield from 6pm-dusk.

 This Month we are also joined by Crystal of Holistic Wellness and Health who will be sharing a cooking demo using farm produce and Anita of Baltimore City Master Gardeners of University of Maryland Extension will be there with giveaways & to answer your gardening questions!

Workshop Description: We will create delicious, nutritious, flavorful and affordable meals using fresh produce from Whitelock Community Farm. We will learn more about the Double Dollars Program. All participants of the workshop are eligible to participate in the Double Dollars Program. Recipes and samples will be provided. 

Crystal L. Forman is the Owner/Director of Holistic Wellness and Health, a company that uses a whole person approach that integrates health, fitness and wellness. She offers health education courses, healthy cooking classes, cooking demonstrations, health coaching and wellness seminars. Crystal also works to improve food justice, food sovereignty and sustainable food access. She is an avid forager, gardener and volunteer farmer. She loves teaching foraging, wild food cooking and farm to plate activities. In addition to her Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) degrees, Crystal is a certified Permaculture designer, a Certified Baltimore City Master Gardener, and a certified sport nutrition consultant (CSNC).

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Fall Plant Walk!
Sep
29
11:00 AM11:00

Fall Plant Walk!

Once you get to know the wide variety of plants growing in your backyard, your life will never be the same!  

Join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for a plant walk around Whitelock Farm where you’ll identify, discuss, and get to know local medicinal and edible plants. Then, instead of walking down the street and just seeing a sidewalk, you’ll start to see all sorts of familiar plant faces.

Tour will meet at the farm stand on the corner of Whitelock St and Brookfield Ave at 11am

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October Community Volunteer Day
Oct
13
10:00 AM10:00

October Community Volunteer Day

Project details :
TBA - this post will be updated with activity details as we get closer to the date!

Where: 
We will gather at the Farm Stand on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield at 10am

What to bring:
Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty & bring a water bottle. Check the weather and dress appropriately. We will provide gloves, sunblock, tools and will have water on site for refills.

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Yoga at the farm!
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Yoga at the farm!

Join us for an outdoor yoga class at the farm!

All levels welcome - bring your own mat (we will have a few extra on site)   
class taught by certified instructor, Grace Marshall

We will be starting promptly at 11 am, so please arrive a little early to sign in and get set up. This class will take place in the park on the corner of Whitelock & Brookfield, behind the farm stand. It is outdoors, so please come prepared - we suggest bringing your own water bottle & applying sunscreen!

The class will run alongside our Farm Stand, so we will have farm veggies for sale as well.

$5 donation - supports future classes!

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July Community Volunteer Day
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

July Community Volunteer Day

Project details :
We are partnering with our friends at the St. Francis Neighborhood Center and the Reservoir Hill Improvement Council for this months volunteer opportunity. There will be plenty of opportunities to lend a hand, trash pickups, weeding, mulching, farm work and more!

Where: 
We will gather at the Farm Stand on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield at 10am

What to bring:
Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty & bring a water bottle. Check the weather and dress appropriately. We will provide gloves, sunblock, tools and will have water on site for refills.

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Cooking Demo!  Cooking on a Budget with Fresh Produce
Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

Cooking Demo! Cooking on a Budget with Fresh Produce

Crystal of Holistic Wellness and Health will lead a cooking demo alongside this months cook out! 

Workshop Description: We will create delicious, nutritious, flavorful and affordable meals using fresh produce from Whitelock Community Farm. We will learn more about the Double Dollars Program. All participants of the workshop are eligible to participate in the Double Dollars Program. Recipes and samples will be provided. 

Crystal L. Forman is the Owner/Director of Holistic Wellness and Health, a company that uses a whole person approach that integrates health, fitness and wellness. She offers health education courses, healthy cooking classes, cooking demonstrations, health coaching and wellness seminars. Crystal also works to improve food justice, food sovereignty and sustainable food access. She is an avid forager, gardener and volunteer farmer. She loves teaching foraging, wild food cooking and farm to plate activities. In addition to her Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) degrees, Crystal is a certified Permaculture designer, a Certified Baltimore City Master Gardener, and a certified sport nutrition consultant (CSNC).

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June Community Potluck Cookout
Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

June Community Potluck Cookout

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

WE ARE POSTPONING DUE TO RAIN - STAY TUNED FOR NEW DATE!

Bring a dish, a friend or just yourself, and come prepared to try some new foods!

Enjoy some snacks while catching up with neighbors, sharing recipes and checking out what's been growing at the farm. We will be preparing a couple dishes with farm fresh veggies. You are invited to make something too, but it is certainly not required. 

We'll be set up in the park across the street from the farm on Whitelock and Brookfield from 6pm-dusk.

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Yoga at the Farm!
Jun
23
11:00 AM11:00

Yoga at the Farm!

Join us for an outdoor yoga class at the farm!

All levels welcome - bring your own mat (we will have a few extra on site)   
class taught by certified instructor, Grace Marshall

We will be starting promptly at 11 am, so please arrive a little early to sign in and get set up. This class will take place in the park on the corner of Whitelock & Brookfield, behind the farm stand. It is outdoors, so please come prepared - we suggest bringing your own water bottle & applying sunscreen!

The class will run alongside our Farm Stand, so we will have farm veggies for sale as well.

$5 donation - supports future classes!

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Herbal Medicine Making 101: Vinegars, Shrubs, Oxymels + Kitchen Medicine
Jun
16
10:00 AM10:00

Herbal Medicine Making 101: Vinegars, Shrubs, Oxymels + Kitchen Medicine

Have you ever wondered what useful plants might be growing in your neighborhood or in your own backyard? Would you like to learn how to utilize these plants to create effective herbal remedies for your friends and family? Then join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for the series – Herbal Medicine Making 101.
In these hands-on classes, we’ll get to know the plants growing in and around Whitelock Farm, discuss the art and science behind each medicinal preparation, and then create an herbal remedy together. By the end of the series, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to create your own home apothecary using fresh, local, homegrown, and seasonal herbs.

Vinegars, Shrubs, and Oxymels
Sweet and sour alcohol-free herbal preparations that are delicious and versatile! Use your herbal extracts in beverages, salad dressings, cocktails, or take straight up!


Want to make your own shrub or oxymel to take home? 
Be sure to register ahead of time- space is limited!!
*$5 materials fee required for the take home option

Kitchen Medicine
Did you know that your spice cabinet is full of medicine!? In this class we’ll discuss how common spices can be used to create powerful healing dishes, medicinal broths, and more!

Cost: pay what you can between $5-$15

Drop-ins welcome, but registering HERE beforehand will help us prepare for the class!

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Herbal Medicine Making 101: Tinctures
Jun
9
11:00 AM11:00

Herbal Medicine Making 101: Tinctures

Have you ever wondered what useful plants might be growing in your neighborhood or in your own backyard? Would you like to learn how to utilize these plants to create effective herbal remedies for your friends and family? Then join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for the series – Herbal Medicine Making 101.

In these hands-on classes, we’ll get to know the plants growing in and around Whitelock Farm, discuss the art and science behind each medicinal preparation, and then create an herbal remedy together. By the end of the series, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to create your own home apothecary using fresh, local, homegrown, and seasonal herbs.

Tinctures
So what’s a tincture? Learn about these simple, alcohol based herbal extracts and how to create your own using fresh or dried plants. Tinctures are concentrated, easy to take, and effective!

Cost: $5-$15 sliding scale, cash + cards accepted

Drop-ins welcome, but registering HERE beforehand will help us prepare for the class!

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June Community Volunteer Day
Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

June Community Volunteer Day

Project details :
TBA - this post will be updated with activity details as we get closer to the date!

Where: 
We will gather at the Farm Stand on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield at 10am

What to bring:
Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty & bring a water bottle. Check the weather and dress appropriately. We will provide gloves, sunblock, tools and will have water on site for refills.

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Wellness at Whitelock Farm
Jun
9
9:30 AM09:30

Wellness at Whitelock Farm

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Michele's Granola invites you to join us for a free morning of wellness at Whitelock Community Farm, an urban farm in Baltimore's Reservoir Hill neighborhood. Free coffee and breakfast, including our handmade granola, will be served throughout the morning, as supplies last, beginning at 9:30am. Join us for breakfast, yoga, a farm tour, or all three:

9:30am on: coffee and breakfast (vegan options served)

10:00 - 11:00am: outdoor yoga class led by Free Baltimore Yoga. Please bring your own yoga mat and water.

11:30am - 12:00pm: farm tour

Come eat, flow and learn more about the positive impact Whitelock Community Farm is making in our city, how the charitable giving network Give One for Good Food is supporting this work, and how YOU can support it, too.

The event is being held in conjunction with The Whitelock Annual Plant Sale, which runs from 11:00am - 2:00pm. 

There is no ticketing for the event, but please RSVP so we can plan for our guests. Space is limited and breakfast will be available while supplies last. RSVP & Facebook event here

 

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Herbal Medicine Making 101: Kitchen Medicine
Jun
2
11:00 AM11:00

Herbal Medicine Making 101: Kitchen Medicine

Have you ever wondered what useful plants might be growing in your neighborhood or in your own backyard? Would you like to learn how to utilize these plants to create effective herbal remedies for your friends and family? Then join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for the series – Herbal Medicine Making 101.

In these hands-on classes, we’ll get to know the plants growing in and around Whitelock Farm, discuss the art and science behind each medicinal preparation, and then create an herbal remedy together. By the end of the series, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to create your own home apothecary using fresh, local, homegrown, and seasonal herbs.

Kitchen Medicine
Did you know that your spice cabinet is full of medicine!? In this class we’ll discuss how common spices can be used to create powerful healing dishes, medicinal broths, and more!

Cost: $5-$15 sliding scale, cash + cards accepted

Drop-ins welcome, but registering HERE beforehand will help us prepare for the class!

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May Community Potluck Cookout
May
30
6:00 PM18:00

May Community Potluck Cookout

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This is the first monthly community cookout of the season - 
Bring a dish, a friend or just yourself, and come prepared to try some new foods!

Enjoy some snacks while catching up with neighbors, sharing recipes and checking out what's been growing at the farm. We will be preparing a couple dishes with farm fresh veggies. You are invited to make something too, but it is certainly not required. 

COOKING DEMO
This month we will also be joined by Crystal Foreman of Holistic Wellness and Health who will be sharing a cooking demo using farm produce!

ASK A GARDENER
Master Gardener, Anita Robinson will also join us for the evening and will be available to answer gardening questions and tell you more about Maryland's Master Gardener Program.

We'll be set up in the park across the street from the farm on Whitelock and Brookfield from 6pm-dusk.

 

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Cooking Demo! Cooking on a Budget with Fresh Produce
May
30
6:00 PM18:00

Cooking Demo! Cooking on a Budget with Fresh Produce

Crystal of Holistic Wellness and Health will lead a cooking demo alongside this months cook out! 

Workshop Description: We will create delicious, nutritious, flavorful and affordable meals using fresh produce from Whitelock Community Farm. We will learn more about the Double Dollars Program. All participants of the workshop are eligible to participate in the Double Dollars Program. Recipes and samples will be provided. 

Crystal L. Forman is the Owner/Director of Holistic Wellness and Health, a company that uses a whole person approach that integrates health, fitness and wellness. She offers health education courses, healthy cooking classes, cooking demonstrations, health coaching and wellness seminars. Crystal also works to improve food justice, food sovereignty and sustainable food access. She is an avid forager, gardener and volunteer farmer. She loves teaching foraging, wild food cooking and farm to plate activities. In addition to her Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) degrees, Crystal is a certified Permaculture designer, a Certified Baltimore City Master Gardener, and a certified sport nutrition consultant (CSNC).

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Yoga at the Farm!
May
26
11:00 AM11:00

Yoga at the Farm!

Join us for an outdoor yoga class at the farm!

All levels welcome - bring your own mat (we will have a few extra on site)   
class taught by certified instructor, Grace Marshall

We will be starting promptly at 11 am, so please arrive a little early to sign in and get set up. This class will take place in the park on the corner of Whitelock & Brookfield, behind the farm stand. It is outdoors, so please come prepared - we suggest bringing your own water bottle & applying sunscreen!

The class will run alongside our Farm Stand, so we will have farm veggies for sale as well.

$5 donation - supports future classes!

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Reservoir Hill Ceasefire Pop Up
May
12
12:00 PM12:00

Reservoir Hill Ceasefire Pop Up

We are partnering with our neighbors on a day of life affirming activities in Reservoir Hill!
As part of the Ceasefire weekend, Reservoir Hill will have a Pop Up in the park with music, flower planting, sign making, and vendors.

If you are a vendor or exhibitor who presents peace and healing and would like to be involved, please contact Mia, RHIC's Neighborhood Initiatives Coordinator, at mia@reservoirhill.net

You can find updates on the event on the facebook event.

Baltimore Ceasefire 365 asks Baltimore residents to celebrate life, with the ultimate goal of zero murders in our city. Ceasefire weekends intend for residents to:

  • help each other get the resources they need in their lives
  • have conversations with each other about how to handle conflict differently
  • make commitments to one another to be non-violent in thoughts, words, and deeds, for AT LEAST the ceasefire weekend.
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May Community Volunteer Day! CANCELLED
May
12
10:00 AM10:00

May Community Volunteer Day! CANCELLED

The farm will be participating in Reservoir Hill's Ceasefire events this day, so our regular volunteer activities will be cancelled.

We encourage everyone to attend a life affirming event organized for Ceasefire weekend!
More information on Reservoir Hill's events can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1732897953470089/

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Sunday Plant Sale & Wellness event
May
6
11:00 AM11:00

Sunday Plant Sale & Wellness event

In addition to a second round of our plant sale we have partnered with one of our sponsors Micheles Granola for the following:

Michele's Granola invites you to join us for a free morning of wellness at Whitelock Community Farm, an urban farm in Baltimore's Reservoir Hill neighborhood. Free coffee and breakfast, including our handmade granola, will be served throughout the morning, as supplies last, beginning at 9:30am. Join us for breakfast, yoga, a farm tour, or all three:

9:30am on: coffee and breakfast (vegan options served)

10:00 - 11:00am: outdoor yoga class led by Free Baltimore Yoga. Please bring your own yoga mat and water.

11:30am - 12:00pm: farm tour

Come eat, flow and learn more about the positive impact Whitelock Community Farm is making in our city, how the charitable giving network Give One for Good Food is supporting this work, and how YOU can support it, too.

The event is being held in conjunction with The Whitelock Annual Plant Sale, which runs from 11:00am - 2:00pm

There is no ticketing for the event, but please RSVP so we can plan for our guests. Space is limited and breakfast will be available while supplies last.

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Herbal Medicine Making 101: Oils and Salves
May
5
11:00 AM11:00

Herbal Medicine Making 101: Oils and Salves

Have you ever wondered what useful plants might be growing in your neighborhood or in your own backyard? Would you like to learn how to utilize these plants to create effective herbal remedies for your friends and family? Then join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for the series – Herbal Medicine Making 101.

In these hands-on classes, we’ll get to know the plants growing in and around Whitelock Farm, discuss the art and science behind each medicinal preparation, and then create an herbal remedy together. By the end of the series, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to create your own home apothecary using fresh, local, homegrown, and seasonal herbs.

Oils and Salves
Medicinal oils and salves are a great way to apply plant medicine topically. We’ll discuss plants remedies for common ailments such as rashes, cuts, scrapes, burns, insect bites, and then make an herbal healing salve together!
Want to take home your very own tin of herbal healing salve?
Be sure to register ahead of time - space is limited!!

*$5 materials fee required for the take home option

Cost: $5-$15 sliding scale, cash + cards accepted

Drop-ins welcome, but registering HERE beforehand will help us prepare for the class!

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Saturday Plant Sale
May
5
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Plant Sale

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Join us as we kick off our season with a Farm Stand, Plant Sale, Seed Swap, Clothing Swap and Herbal Workshop!


Plant Sale - come purchase seedlings for your gardens, windowsills and flower pots!

Farm Stand - We will be selling our first veggies of the season! We accept EBT, Credit, Cash, FMNP market vouchers

Clothing Swap - bring clothes that no longer suit you in exchange for other clothes brought by other people. This is a way to recycle clothes within the community and revive your wardrobe! (Please only bring clothing free of rips, stains, no undergarments, no household items) 

Seed Swap - Bring any garden seeds you no longer need or have extra of and trade them out for other varieties!

Herbal Workshop - taught by Hey Thanks Herbal Company more details on the herbal workshop can be found here http://whitelockfarm.org/events/2018/3/6/herbal-medicine-making-101-oils-and-salves

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Farm Stand Opens!
May
5
10:00 AM10:00

Farm Stand Opens!

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us as we kick off our season with a Farm Stand, Plant Sale, Seed Swap, Clothing Swap and Herbal Workshop!

Farm Stand - We will be selling our first veggies of the season! We accept EBT, Credit, Cash, FMNP market vouchers

Plant Sale - come purchase seedlings for your gardens, windowsills and flower pots!

Clothing Swap - bring clothes that no longer suit you in exchange for other clothes brought by other people. This is a way to recycle clothes within the community and revive your wardrobe! (Please only bring clothing free of rips, stains, no undergarments, no household items) 

Seed Swap - Bring any garden seeds you no longer need or have extra of and trade them out for other varieties!

Biodegradable Planters Workshop - Intro to biofabrication: How to grow mycelium foam into a biodegradable planter pot

Herbal Workshop - taught by Hey Thanks Herbal Company more details on the herbal workshop can be found here http://whitelockfarm.org/events/2018/3/6/herbal-medicine-making-101-oils-and-salves

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Gardening 101 Workshop
Apr
28
11:00 AM11:00

Gardening 101 Workshop

Interested in growing your own food? Looking for tips from fellow gardeners?
Come join us at the farm Saturday April 28th from 11am-1pm for a hands-on overview of growing and gardening techniques.

We have invited several experts to share their knowledge and experience. Participants will break up into small groups and rotate through the following info stations: 
Seed Starting & Transplanting
Flowers & Container Gardening
Composting & Worm Composting
Ask a farmer!

Participants take home an info packet & a coupon to our upcoming plant sale!

Please register HERE
*This class has a suggested donation of $5-15*

Are you already an avid gardener? We'd love your input!
This community class will involve plenty of time for questions and space for people to share what has worked well for them in their own gardens. 
 

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Herbal Medicine Making 101: Wild Foods
Apr
21
11:00 AM11:00

Herbal Medicine Making 101: Wild Foods

Have you ever wondered what useful plants might be growing in your neighborhood or in your own backyard? Would you like to learn how to utilize these plants to create effective herbal remedies for your friends and family? Then join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for the series – Herbal Medicine Making 101.
In these hands-on classes, we’ll get to know the plants growing in and around Whitelock Farm, discuss the art and science behind each medicinal preparation, and then create an herbal remedy together. By the end of the series, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to create your own home apothecary using fresh, local, homegrown, and seasonal herbs.

Wild Foods
In this class you’ll discover a new meaning for the word “weeds” as you learn to confidently identify and harvest these wildy weedy plants and turn them into delicious pestos, beverages, and wild salads!

Cost: $5-$15 sliding scale, cash + cards accepted

Drop-ins welcome, but registering HERE beforehand will help us prepare for the class!

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April Community Volunteer Day
Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

April Community Volunteer Day

Project details :
This month we will be prepping farm beds for planting and processing the compost!

Where: 
We will gather at the picnic tables at the corner of Whitelock & Brookfield at 10am

What to bring:
Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty & bring a water bottle. Check the weather and dress appropriately. We will provide gloves, sunblock, tools and will have water on site for refills.

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Herbal Medicine Making 101: Infusions and Decoctions
Apr
7
11:00 AM11:00

Herbal Medicine Making 101: Infusions and Decoctions

Have you ever wondered what useful plants might be growing in your neighborhood or in your own backyard? Would you like to learn how to utilize these plants to create effective herbal remedies for your friends and family? Then join community herbalist, Katelyn Jarkowiec, for the series – Herbal Medicine Making 101.

In these hands-on classes, we’ll get to know the plants growing in and around Whitelock Farm, discuss the art and science behind each medicinal preparation, and then create an herbal remedy together. By the end of the series, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to create your own home apothecary using fresh, local, homegrown, and seasonal herbs.

Infusions and Decoctions
Learn the art and science behind creating simple, effective medicine right in your kitchen with only one ingredient - water! Infusions and decoctions are some of the oldest and most accessible forms of plant medicine.

Cost: $5-$15 sliding scale, cash + cards accepted

Drop-ins welcome, but registering HERE beforehand will help us prepare for the class!

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Farm Feast IV-to benefit the Farm Alliance's New Farmer training
Nov
13
5:30 PM17:30

Farm Feast IV-to benefit the Farm Alliance's New Farmer training

Join us for a relaxing, flower-bedecked evening of locally made wine, beer and light fare from some of our most talented Baltimore chefs -- using fresh veggies and herbs from our farms right here in the city! What's more, 100% of your ticket price will go toward the Farm Alliance's work in training new urban growers. Everybody wins! 

Plus, it's the Farm Alliance's 6th anniversary, so we are extra pleased to invite you to come celebrate with us. During the evening, we will raffle off some delectable and one-of-a-kind Baltimore-grown items such as Baltimore City honey, herbal tinctures for wellness, and more!

Facebook Event Here

We have been a member of the farm alliance since the beginning and are grateful for the network, double dollars program, farmer support, shared tools and facilities that the Farm Alliance provides. Your ticket gets you drinks and delicious food from some of our favorite local chefs and supports urban agriculture!

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November Book Drive
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

November Book Drive

On the first Saturday of every month we will be running a book drive for the little free library box (located in the park on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield) 

We will be collecting book donations alongside our Farm Stand. Books can be for all ages, of all genres and new or used! Come on out  - bring some books, get some veggies and maybe even find a new read! 

The library is open to the public and we are always looking for book donations for neighbors of all ages. Feel free to contribute to the box at any time!

if you have any questions feel free to contact getinvolved@whitelockfarm.org

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Greens & Kugel Cook Off
Oct
8
1:00 PM13:00

Greens & Kugel Cook Off

  • 930 Whitelock Street Baltimore, MD, 21217 United States (map)
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Join Whitelock Farm & Beth Am Synagogue's in the 7th Annual Greens & Kugel Cook Off at the Whitelock Harvest Festival

The Cook Off is held during our Harvest Festival and will take place on Sunday October 8th 1-3pm

Participants who wish to enter the cook off make their very best dish and provide samples to festival attendees who will then vote for their favorite dish! Some Prizes include $100 cash, Dinner at a local restaurant or farm fresh veggies and a coupon to Whitelock's Farm Stand.

We encourage creative dishes - greens can be any dish using leafy greens, cooked, raw, blended or baked and kugel is traditionally a baked casserole, typically made from egg noodles or potatoes - how will your recipe delight our taste buds?!

Save the date for this awesome event and help us spread the word & reach out to your favorite home chefs! We can't wait to taste these awesome creations!

For more information please see the attached flyer and if you wish to enter in the competition please fill out this registration form
https://goo.gl/forms/sYpnfM3b2zYUTOaQ2

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October Book Drive
Oct
7
10:00 AM10:00

October Book Drive

On the first Saturday of every month we will be running a book drive for the little free library box (located in the park on the south corner of Whitelock & Brookfield) 

We will be collecting book donations alongside our Farm Stand. Books can be for all ages, of all genres and new or used! Come on out  - bring some books, get some veggies and maybe even find a new read! 

The library is open to the public and we are always looking for book donations for neighbors of all ages. Feel free to contribute to the box at any time!

if you have any questions feel free to contact getinvolved@whitelockfarm.org

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