VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES FOR FAMILIES & ALL AGES
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
VOLUNTEER WITH US
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)
Learn how to create the most beautiful hand lettering in The Barn at Summerfield Farms with All She Wrotes Notes!
– 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.)
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
-sun protection (sunscreen, hats)
WHAT TO BRING
-personal work supplies (gloves)
WHERE TO MEET
-The Fire Pit (in front of The Market)