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CT NOFA/NOFA Events
NOFA Organic
Land Care Events
Other events

Date   Event   Location Time
 
           
           
Nov. 16, 2017   Green Forum Lecture Series
Details here.
  Auerfarm
(Bloomfield, CT)
6:30 pm to
9:00 pm
           
Nov. 18, 2017   Putting Your Garden Bed To Bed
Putting the Butterfly Garden to Bed and Other Flower Gardening Tips for the November/December Garden. Details Here.
  Massaro Farm (Woodbridge, CT) 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
           
Nov. 18, 2017   Open Farm Day
Enjoy Open Farm Day at Common Ground for the next 2 Saturdays through the end of November. Explore our beautiful urban farm, and ask farm staff your backyard gardening and composting questions. Details here.
  Common Ground HS
358 Springside Ave
New Haven, CT
10:00 am
to
2:00 pm
           
Nov. 18, 2017   Pre-Thanksgiving Sale
The Barn will be open selling veggies we have available, as well as a what's left of our tomato products. Details here.
  Massaro Community Farm
41 Ford Road
Woodbridge, CT
1:00 pm to
4:00 pm
           
Nov. 18, 2017   The World of Coffee
Come learn about the growing process, what makes coffee organic or fair trade, roast and taste coffee in the barn! Details here.
  Massaro Community Farm
41 Ford Road
Woodbridge, CT
2:00 pm
to
3:30 pm
           
Nov. 21, 2017  

Herbal Friends Workshop - Cinnamon
Sharing history, growing harvesting and usage of common herbs. Park in the back of the First Unitarian Universalist Society. https://www.facebook.com/RachelsHerbals | rachel@coachingeffectiveleaders.com

  First Unitarian Universalist Society, 608 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
           
November 21, 2017  

Henny Penny Farm Second Annual Hootenanny & Potluck Fundraiser for Person-to-Person:
The Hootenanny gathers community while supporting farmers and raising funds for Person-to-Person. Potluck, beer, demonstrations, animals, outdoor games & more!
Details here.

  Henny Penny Farm,
673 Ridgebury Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877

6:00 pm
to
9:00 pm

           
November 25, 2017   Open Farm Day
Enjoy this month's last Open Farm Day at Common Ground! Explore our beautiful urban farm, and ask farm staff your backyard gardening and composting questions. Details here.
  Common Ground HS
358 Springside Ave
New Haven, CT
10:00 am
to
2:00 pm
           
Dec. 6, 2017   Farm Succession School
The Farm Succession School provides farmers and farming couples looking toward retirement and farm transition the structured and sustained support to make decisions, engage their family, and organize the legal and financial mechanics. Multiple-day program. General program info, including other dates and locations, here. Wethersfield info and registration here. Registration deadline October 20, 2017
  CT Farm Bureau
78 Beaver Road
Wethersfield, CT
10:oo am
to
3:30 pm
           
Dec. 10, 2017   The Lost Art of Outdoor Oven Baking
Chef LoPinto will be making dough for baking bread using the heat of the Pfeiffer Center’s wood-fired outdoor cob oven. Details here.
 

The Pfeiffer Center,
260 Hungry Hollow Road,
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

9:00 am
to
1:00 pm
           
Dec. 11, 2017   NOFA Organic Land Care Annual Gathering
Join the 12th annual event where NOFA accredited organic land care professionals (AOLCPs) and other like-minded people come together to celebrate organics. The day includes presentations, exhibitors, and time for networking with other organic land care pros. Details here.
 

Hosted by NOFA at the Aqua Turf Club, 556 Mulberry St.
P
lantsville, CT

8:00 am
to
4:00 pm
           
Dec. 18, 2017  

Herbal Friends Workshop - Pine
Sharing history, growing harvesting and usage of common herbs. Park in the back of the First Unitarian Universalist Society. https://www.facebook.com/RachelsHerbals | rachel@coachingeffectiveleaders.com

  First Unitarian Universalist Society, 608 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
           
Feb 6-9, 2018   NOFA Organic Land Care - 4 Day Accreditation Course
Take your organic garden and landscaping skills to a new level with this indepth course based on the 6th Edition of the NOFA Standards For Organic Land Care. Completing this course also allows people to take the test and earn the NOFA Accredited Organic Land Care Professional credential (AOLCP), a valuable way to gain and ssure clients of your ability to offer organic landscaping services. Details Here.
  Three Rivers Community College, Norwich, CT 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
           
March 10, 2018  

OrganicConn ~ CT NOFA's 36th Annual Winter Conference
An annual event that unites farmers, homeowners, advocates, foodies and their families to celebrate All Things Organic. Take your pick to learn new tricks for growing organically on the farm or in your home garden from your choice of dozens of indepth workshops and the Keynote Speakers. Conference attednees also enjoy shopping from dozens of sustainable-oriented vendors and feasting on a fine lunch provided by local restaurants who support CT NOFA's organic mission. For details and to reserve your spot, visit: http://ctnofa.org/winterconference/

 

Hosted by Western CT State University on thier
Midtown Campus, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT

8:00 am
to
5:00 pm
           
           
           

 


CT NOFA
126 Derby Avenue, Derby, CT 06418

phone: (203) 308-2584 • fax: (203) 308-2586

ctnofa@ctnofa.org