Events

Upcoming Events

Work Parties!

Sunday, February 22nd — work party. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. possibly ditch-cleaning (this involves as many people as possible, and a lot of raking) unless we get that done ahead of time. We’ll for-sure be putting the roof on the carport that is about to become a new turkey coop, and fencing it in.

Saturday, March 14th — work party. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Planting. We’ll finalize the irrigation system, direct-sow cold season crops outdoors, and start the tomatoes, peppers, etc in the greenhouse. General land clean-up tasks related to Ostara are also likely.

Saturday, March 21st — Ostara. Celebrate the Spring Equinox! Ceremony & potluck. Ritual at 1pm, potluck to follow.

Sunday April 12th — work party. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Seed the pasture-field. Other tasks TBD.

Saturday, April 18th — family work party. Assistance is welcome! 11 a.m.- 5p.m. Trenching and gravel foundation for the earthbag wall extension in front of Mahazda.

(date tentative) – Saturday, May 9th — WALL PARTY! here we go again — it’s earthbag wall time! Come learn how to build with this fabulous low-cost earth-friendly construction method. we are extending our earthbag wall across the front of the south property. many hands make light work — come play in the sunshine with us!

Saturday, May 16th — work party. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Summer planting. direct-sow of corn, beans, squash, okra, etc, and transplanting from the greenhouse of tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, etc.

Sunday, May 24th — WALL PARTY! it’s earthbag wall time! Come learn how to build with this fabulous low-cost earth-friendly construction method. we are extending our earthbag wall across the front of the south property. many hands make light work — come play in the sunshine with us! 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday, June 14th — Wall party! 11 a.m. – 6p.m.

Sunday, June 28th — Wall party! 11 a.m. – 6p.m.

Sunday, July 5th — chicken slaughter. 7 a.m. – noon. email yarrow at sunflowerriver dot org for details.

(date tentative) Saturday, July 11th — Wall party! 11 a.m. – 6p.m.

Saturday, July 18th — Wall party! 11 a.m. – 6p.m.

Saturday, August 8th — Wall party! 11 a.m. – 6p.m.

Sunday, August 23rd — Wall party! 11 a.m. – 6p.m.

Monday (yes, Monday! it’s Labor Day!) September 7th — Harvest Festival! 1pm – 6pm. Potluck, farm tours, music jam.

Saturday, Sept 26th — work party. 11 a.m. – 6p.m. Tasks TBD, very possibly wall plastering.

Sunday, October 4th — work party. 11 a.m. – 6p.m. Tasks TBD, very possibly wall plastering.

Sunday, October 18th — chicken slaughter. 7 a.m. – noon. email Kat for details.

Sunday, November 8th — work party. 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tasks TBD.

Saturday November 21 – Sunday November 22nd — turkey slaughter. 7 a.m. – noon. email Kat for details.

Saturday, December 26th — — work party. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tasks TBD.

Saturday, January 9th, 2016 — — work party. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tasks TBD.

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