This Week at Common Ground

August 31st - September 6th!

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September marks the start of school, fall community programs, and our home school and K-8 after school programs. Join us for learning adventures on the farm and in the forest!
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September Farm Stand!

Wednesday, Sep. 2nd, 3-5pm

358 Springside Ave

New Haven, CT

You can still enjoy a bounty of the MOST local, fresh and sustainably grown food around all cultivated with joy and good humor by students, volunteers, young farmers, (and one old one)!


We accept Farmers Market WIC checks (FMNP/SFMNP) and SNAP.


September Harvest Includes:

Lots of beautiful tomatoes

peppers in all colors

greens

arugula

onions

carrots, zukes and cukes

eggplant

and so much more...


Mad Yellow Eggs of course!


September farm stands are on Wednesdays from 3PM - 5PM.

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Volunteer on the Farm!

Saturday, Sep. 5th, 10am-1pm

358 Springside Ave

New Haven, CT

You make our garden flourish! Meet awesome people and green up your thumb by volunteering on our sustainably managed market garden!


Summer farm work can include: preparing beds, transplanting, and working in the greenhouses. Get your wheelbarrowing on and join the fun...


Meet at the Harvest Pavilion at the lower garden. Drop in anytime Saturdays between 10am-1pm and stay for as little or as much as you would like. If you are under 18 years old you must be accompanied by a parent or guardian please. We LOVE groups! Call to schedule a group to come and volunteer. Contact Farmer Shannon at sraider@commongroundct.org or call 203.389.4333 ext. 1217

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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Open Farm Day

Saturday, Sep. 5th, 10am-2pm

358 Springside Ave

New Haven, CT

Explore our beautiful urban farm, help dig and plant in the children’s garden, and visit with the animals. The animal yards are open for visitors to meet our chickens, ducks, turkeys, goats, sheep, and pigs. Trail maps are available for self-guided hikes in West Rock Park, including the family-friendly Old Oak Nature Trail.


This is a free event, donations welcomed.

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