Leafy Greens for All Seasons
Aug
23
12:00 PM12:00

Leafy Greens for All Seasons

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Our Slow Foods representative will show us new and tasty ways to prepare an assortment of leafy greens! Bring your bowl for a tasting of innovative ways to fit vitamin-rich foods into your day. Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Plant it Forward- 16 Miller Street
Sep
21
9:00 AM09:00

Plant it Forward- 16 Miller Street

  • 16 Miller Street Montclair, NJ 07042 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Volunteer at our Plant it Forward event! Volunteers get their hands in the dirt helping with seedlings, planting, harvesting, and more as the season progresses. Registration required here. For information on specific volunteer activities this day email to our Farm Manager at info@montclaircommunityfarms.org

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Tour a Colonial Herb Garden in Bloom
Sep
27
12:00 PM12:00

Tour a Colonial Herb Garden in Bloom

  • Montclair History Center Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Our knowledgeable veteran Master Gardener of Essex County will show us the time-tested techniques foLocal Rutgers Master Gardener and Herb Expert will guide us through the beautiful Herb Garden at it's height at Montclair Community Farms, behind the historic Crane House. Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Succulents & Terrariums
Oct
25
12:00 PM12:00

Succulents & Terrariums

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Join us for an easy way to enjoy greenery in your home without the commitment of watering! Plus, everyone takes home a small terrarium! Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Drying Herbs, Spices & Veggies
Nov
15
12:00 PM12:00

Drying Herbs, Spices & Veggies

  • Montclair History Center Hearth Kitchen (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Don't look to the grocery store for the dried fruit, vegetables and herbs you need throughout the year! Instead, learn from a local expert how to stock your pantry right from the garden harvest! Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Healthy Holiday Cooking Party
Dec
13
12:00 PM12:00

Healthy Holiday Cooking Party

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Don't struggle your way through holiday parties! Learn new ways to enjoy different flavors without compromising your waistline or heart health! Child Friendly!. Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Greater Grains! Cooking with Alternative Grains
Jul
26
12:00 PM12:00

Greater Grains! Cooking with Alternative Grains

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). With her Slow Foods background, our presenter will guide us beyond Wheat, Quinoa and Rice to discover how to put other grains into our daily routine. Have questions? She has answers! Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Gardening for the Butterflies!
Jun
14
12:00 PM12:00

Gardening for the Butterflies!

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Join Rutgers Master Gardener Jane Kinkle to learn about all aspects of Butterfly Gardening and hear about how to care for them in your gardens and throughout the year. Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Start Your Gardens Workshop!
May
18
10:30 AM10:30

Start Your Gardens Workshop!

  • Dorothy's Garden (in the backyard!) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This will be our Community Gardeners Orientation plus Troubleshooting Session with a Rutgers Master Gardener and Intro to start preparing the Garden Beds! Dorothy's Garden registrants will receive their Kickoff Kit Delivery. $15 per person for non-members. Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Flowers: Start a Cutting Garden
Apr
5
12:00 PM12:00

Flowers: Start a Cutting Garden

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Learn what it takes to make Your Flower Garden Grow with the expert knowledge from local Gardener, farmer and CSA organizer. Seeds and Seedlings provided. Child Friendly! Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Canning & Preserving with an Expert
Mar
22
12:00 PM12:00

Canning & Preserving with an Expert

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided). Our knowledgeable veteran Master Gardener of Essex County will show us the time-tested techniques for canning and preserving vegetables! Everyone goes home with a canning jar of their chosen product plus resource lists and fact sheets will be provided. Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street.

Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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Sustainable Health & Beautiful Bodies
Feb
22
12:00 PM12:00

Sustainable Health & Beautiful Bodies

Friday Lunch n Learn (Bring your brown-bag lunch, drinks will be provided) Join us as we learn to make our own body products that are good for you and the environment. We'll discuss how to cut our waste and make our own lip balms and body butter bars! Child friendly! $15 per person for non-members. Free for Community Gardeners of Miller Street. Register online here.

With generous funding from the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network, the Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, HOMECorp, and Montclair Community Farms will be sponsoring a series of workshops through 2018-2019, connecting with residents to encourage community gardening on HOMECorp sites, offer assistance and knowledge for gardeners of all levels, and donate produce to Shop Healthy Montclair stores on a regular basis during the growing season.

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