Drop-In Saturdays at the Farm

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Waltham Fields Community Farm

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SATURDAY MORNING VOLUNTEER IN THE FIELDS

Saturdays promptly at 9am , join the farmers in helping with fieldwork growing local, organic produce for all! All ages (age 15 and under must be accompanied by adult). We will work in the fields (or maybe the greenhouses) planting or weeding or doing special projects. Must arrive promptly by 9am, you can stay up til noon. Dress for the weather, wear close-toed shoes. We grow food for our low-income food access projects and our CSA to provide fresh vegetables for people at any income level in the community. We have a waiver that must be signed; under age 18 must have a guardian signature.

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About Waltham Fields Community Farm

Location:

240 Beaver Street, Waltham, MA 02452, US

Mission Statement

Waltham Fields Community Farm (WFCF) promotes local agriculture and food access through our farming operations and educational programs, using practices that are socially, ecologically, and economically sustainable. We encourage healthy relationships between people, their food supply, and the land from which it grows. We envision communities in which sustainable agriculture plays a central role in creating universal access to the food and beauty of local farms.

Description

Waltham Fields Community Farm promotes hunger releif, education about farming, and farmland preservation through a number of programs. These include donations to food programs and local schools, a subsidized farmers market, subsidized CSA shares, after school programs, service learning opportunities, farmer training, a learning garden program, and much more! WFCF also hosts and cohosts a variety of events, including the annual Waltham Farm Day, a celebration of harvest activities and farming in Waltham.

WHEN

Sat Apr 18, 2020 - Sat Oct 10, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

WHERE

240 Beaver StreetWaltham, MA 02452

(42.38462,-71.21387)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens

REQUIREMENTS

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