Do More with Common Good on June 8!

Save the date! Common Good is joining the United Way NCA on June 8 for Do More 24, a 24-hour giving day raising money for DC area non-profits. Donations will help us reach our goal of $1,500 to finish our storage structure build with the Washington Architectural Foundation. Your donation will have DOUBLE the impact because it will be matched by the Jack Johnson Foundation.

Enter for your chance to win Jack Johnson tickets!

As part of our partnership with the Jack Johnson foundation, we are giving away two free tickets to the June 11 Jack Johnson concert at the Merriweather Post Pavilion (7:30pm).

Volunteer as a City Farmer this Summer!

Want to get your hands dirty as a farm volunteer at Common Good? Sign up to be part of our City Farmers program, a great option for dedicated volunteers who want to learn more about urban farming!
We are now taking applications for the summer session of our City Farmers program which runs from June 14 through August 20. Apply now! (Deadline 5/26/17)

Join us at the Arcadia & Common Good City Farm's Market at LeDroit Park TODAY

Today marks the first week of the Arcadia & Common Good City Farm's Market at LeDroit Park! Stop by the Market on 3rd and Elm St NW (right by the farm) from 3-6pm for local fruits, veggies, meat, eggs, and more from Common Good and Arcadia!
Cash, credit, SNAP, WIC, and Senior FMNP are all accepted. We will double the value of SNAP, WIC, and Senior FMNP!

Here's Common Good's offerings this week -
Head Lettuce
Chard
Collard Greens
Radishes
Turnips
Fresh herbs: sage, thyme, rosemary, and oregano

Join us for a Herbalism Workshop!

Join Common Good City Farm for an upcoming Specialty Herbalism Workshop!

Specialty Herbalism Workshops
Sat, May 20, 10 am – 12 pm
Herbal Vinegars & Syrups w/ Betsy Miller
Register https://2017herbalvinegars.eventbrite.com

Wed, June 7, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Making Herbal Tinctures using the folk method w/ Colleen Zuntag
Register: https://2017herbaltinctures.eventbrite.com

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Common Good!

*** Unfortunately, due to scheduling challenges, we are canceling next Friday's Cinco de Mayo party at Common Good City Farm. We look forward to hosting you on the farm in the future at an upcoming event or workshop, like our Rosemary Bathsalts Workshop on May 7 or any of our free community events. ***

Check out our 2017 Seed-to-Table Workshops!

Beekeeping Workshop Series
Learn from beekeeper Matthew Traucht about honey production and sample honey harvested from our hives.

Sat, May 13, 4 pm - 5:30 pm: Beekeeping I
Sat, August 12, 10 am – 12 pm: Beekeeping II
Register: https://2017beekeeping.eventbrite.com

Food Preservation Workshop Series
Preserve food w/ Rachel Armistead of The Sweet Farm!

Sign up for our 2017 Market CSA!

Sign-up for the 2017 Market CSA is now open! If you're interested in a dependable source of farm-fresh produce with less commitment than the traditional CSA program, then consider joining Common Good's Market CSA.

Introducing Arcadia & Common Good City Farm's Market at LeDroit Park

We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Arcadia's Mobile Market. Together we will host Arcadia and Common Good City Farm's Market at LeDroit Park. The weekly market offers seasonal fruits, vegetables, and herbs from Common Good along with produce, meat, dairy, and other regional farm products from Arcadia's Mobile Market. All products sold at the Market are locally grown and sustainably produced.

Season Opener ~ Saturday, April 15th!

It's time to kick off the growing season with Common Good City Farm at our annual Season Opener Event! Join us Saturday, April 15th from 10am-1pm for free family fun day, featuring: kids' activities, farm tours, and a cookout. And the fun continues in The Park at LeDroit with an Easter Egg Hunt, giant bubbles, & a scavenger hunt, starting at 10am.

At 11am, we will holding the dedication of The Tricia McCauley Memorial Herb Garden, all are welcome.

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