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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES FOR FAMILIES & ALL AGES

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS

Through our hands-on programs, student volunteers discover the wonders of nature, explore ecological interconnections, practice appropriate land stewardship, and master sustainable agriculture techniques. Our farm provides the freshest possible organic vegetables and herbs for hundreds of folks from Summerfield and beyond each year. Summerfield Farms practices organic gardening and we have Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certification.

 

June 10 – August 19

Monday & Wednesdays

8am-12pm

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Jul
24
Enrichment
Blueberry Pickin'
Jul
24
Enrichment
Blueberry Pickin'

We harvest our delicious, heirloom blueberries from a 35-year-old stand of bushes at our sister farm in Walnut Cove. Volunteers will meet staff at our Walnut Cove location. Volunteers will pick blueberries for the Garden team and leave with a quart to bring home. Directions to our Walnut Cove location will arrive via email the week before the volunteer sign-up date.

(only 5 spots available per day)

Time: 9:30-10:30am
Date: Wednesday, July 24
Jul
31
Enrichment
Hand Lettering Class
Jul
31
Enrichment
Hand Lettering Class

Learn how to create the most beautiful hand lettering in The Barn at Summerfield Farms with All She Wrotes Notes!

Workshop Includes:

– 1.5 hours of hands on instruction from experienced calligrapher and handletterer Maghon Taylor
– basics of hand lettering, demonstrations and practice drills
– supplies, surprises and a guaranteed party

All supplies will be provided and Maghon will provide feedback and encouragement throughout the class. No experience necessary. We are all in this adventure together!

Cost is $38 per attendee and must be paid for online prior to the workshop.

TICKETS GO ON SALE JULY 10th @ 10AM

(Class will appear in “Open Classes” page on All She Wrote Website on that day.)

Time: 6:30pm
Date: Wednesday, July 31
Sep
21
Enrichment
Flower Power
Sep
21
Enrichment
Flower Power

Come out to The Garden to help plant our sunflowers, zinnias, and poppies! Garden volunteers come together with staff to grow and enjoy fresh organic food, acquire sustainable living skills, support local agriculture, enjoy nature, make new friends, and build community. We welcome volunteers ages 5 & up. Ages 5-17 must be accompanied by a parent. Registration is required.

 

WHAT TO WEAR
-close-toed shoes
-bug spray
-sun protection (sunscreen, hats)

WHAT TO BRING
-water bottle
-personal work supplies (gloves)

WHERE TO MEET
-The Fire Pit (in front of The Market)

Time: 9:00-10:30am
Date: Saturday, September 21