Give the gift of healthy, affordable food

Not sure what to get your loved ones this holiday season...why not give to Common Good City Farm in their honor? By making a contribution in your family member or friend’s name, you can help us increase access to and provide education about fresh food and healthy living. When you make your honorary gift, we will send you a certificate to print and present or we will send the certificate to the recipient on your behalf.

Rooting DC 2017: Call for Presenters

Rooting DC 2017 Call for Presenters!
Date/ Location TBD February 2017

For the past ten years, the Rooting DC forum has been the central meeting ground for individuals and nonprofits looking to grow a healthier food system in the nation's capital. What started as a small gathering of like-minded urban gardeners in 2007, has grown into an annual event with more than 1200 individual attendees from across the city, and more than 60 local nonprofits and urban farm collectives sharing their knowledge and learning from one another.

Thank you for a great season!

Thank you to our Common Good community for a great 2016 season. We grew lots of fruits and vegetables and had many successful programs this year!

Thank you if you volunteered with us, shopped at our farm stand, attended a workshop, or participated in any programs or events!

Open hours, volunteer work days, and the LEAF program have all wrapped up for the year. The farm stand will continue through this Thursday 11/3 (produce for sale from 4 pm until dark).

Celebrate with Common Good at our Season Closing Party 10/29!

Join us next Saturday, October 29th for a fun day on the farm and in the park!

We will be combining our annual Season Closing Party with the LeDroit Park Civic Association to host a fun community day in the park. From 11am-1pm, Common Good City Farm will join in on the fun and celebrate an amazing 2016 growing season with a free cookout, cooking demo, soap making demo, and pumpkin painting for kids.

Regular Programs Cancelled Thursday Oct. 6th

This Thursday, October 6th, we are very excited to host our annual fundraiser, A Night on the Farm.

Due to the event we will NOT be having our farm stand, CSA pick-up, open hours or LEAF program. Our regular schedule will resume with open hours/ volunteer workday on Saturday 10/8 from 9:30-12:30. We hope to see you on the farm this October, as we will be closing for the season at the end of the month.

Join us for a Farm-to-Table Dinner on the Farm!

Join us as we prepare a meal together using produce harvested straight from Common Good City Farm! We shall explore different ways to use some of fall's bounty including beans, beets, chard, cucumbers, eggplant, lettuce, okra, peppers, and radishes!

Menu
Baba Ganoush with Pita Chips
Creamy Cucumber Soup
Roasted Beets with Goat Cheese

Menu is subject to change, depending on produce availability.

Fall Forward Cooking
Wednesday, September 28
5:30 - 7:30 pm
Register: http://bit.ly/21hnCyq

Join us for our Little Farmers Fall Programs

Join us on the farm for our next Little Farmers program on Monday, September 19th at 10am and for our October programs on the 10th and 24th.

Little Farmers is for toddlers ages 18 months- 3 years along with their parent or guardian.
The program runs from 10-11am and we have 3 sessions left before the farm closes for the season!

Farm Closed for Labor Day Weekend

The farm will be closed for the holiday weekend. There will be no open hours, LEAF, or other programming on Saturday 9/3, Sunday 9/4 or Monday 9/5.

Enjoy the long weekend and hope to see you on the farm next week!

It's time for A Night on the Farm!

**A Night on the Farm has sold out. If you were unable to purchase tickets, please consider making a donation to support our work. Please note, no tickets will be sold at the door. We hope to see you next year.**

Common Good City Farm is hosting our fifth annual fundraising event, A Night on the Farm, Thursday, October 6th from 6:30-8:30pm.

Survive the Winter with Fire Cider

Yes, it's still hot outside, but fall will be coming soon!
Join Common Good Resident Herbalist Tricia McCauley on a Fall evening to learn how make fire cider and get ready for winter.

Survive the Winter with Fire Cider
Wednesday, September 14, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Tricia McCauley
Register: http://bit.ly/1SB41Jj

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