October 26, 2016
October 21, 2016
Celebrate Farm to School Month at the Joyce N. Furman Youth Garden
for Family Garden Day
! Join Farm to School for FREE fall garden activities that are fun for the whole family on Saturday, October 22nd
October 14, 2016
Online ticketing has now closed for the Nantucket Food Festival.
If you wish to purchase tickets, please call our office at 508-228-3399.
October 13, 2016
Thank you to Chef Edwin Claflin of Oran Mor http://www.oranmorbistro.com/
for the fabulous chef demo at last week’s Sustainable Nantucket Farmers & Artisans Market! Chef Edwin provided a culinary educational experience for a group of fascinated participants as he purchased produce from island growers at the Market, then went to the Nantucket Culinary Center https://nantucketculinary.com/
for an inspired demonstration and delicious tasting! Thank you, Chef Edwin!
October 7, 2016
Calling All Young Chefs!
Sustainable Nantucket’s Farm to School Program is hosting Farm to Fork Kids Cooking Classes at the Nantucket Culinary Center for ages 6-10! Lessons will explore the value of locally grown produce and nutrition through hands-on cooking of new recipes that will surely stir up smiles!
Celebrate Farm to School Month at Pollinator Day
by learning about pollinators through hands-on activities with Farm to School
and the Linda Loring Foundation
! Families can join us for garden exploring, crafts, and activities in the Joyce N. Furman Youth Garden from 1:30-3:30pm on Saturday, October 8th
October 5, 2016
Harvest of the Month Recipes
Butternut Squash & Tomato Posole
INGREDIENTS read more>>
September 27, 2016
Join us in celebrating National Farm to School Month (October) through cooking and gardening activities for all ages!
Butterflies, Bees & More!*
Saturday, October 8th
Join us in the Joyce N. Furman Youth for pollinator-related activities read more>>
September 16, 2016
It’s Time to Dig in the Dirt!
In this fun and exploratory after-school
program, students will learn to grow healthy
food, healthy bodies and healthy minds. Activities will include read more>>
September 9, 2016
Postponed from September 25… Now part of the NantucketGrown
Join mushroom-growing specialist Alden Lenhart
in a hands-on workshop on How to install a Wine Cap Mushroom Bed in your yard or garden!
Sunday, October 16,1:00 – 3:00
Rain or shine (talk will be inside greenhouse if raining; wear appropriate work clothing for installation outdoors).
Alden will also talk about mushrooms, their role in nature and different methods of growing them.
At the Community Farm Institute
168 Hummock Pond Road
Free, and Open to the Public
for more info on the Food Festival