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!

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

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!

Join Us for A Night on the Farm!

**Please note, no tickets will be sold at the door**. Common Good City Farm is hosting our sixth annual fundraising event, A Night on the Farm, Thursday, October 5th from 6:30-8:30pm.

Join us as our urban farm transforms into an elegant cocktail party where you can enjoy farm-fresh bites from local chefs, tasty libations, farm tours, live music, and raffle & auction prizes.
Visit the A Night on the Farm page for more information.

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

Perfect Pickles: Hands-on Pickle Making

Hi Everyone,

Join us for

Perfect Pickles: Hands on Pickle Making
With Sweet Farm Owner Rachel Armistead
Wednesday, August 31
5:30 - 7:30 pm
Common Good City Farm

Bring your class on a field trip to the farm! Volunteer with our field trips!

Sign up now to bring your class to the farm! Common Good offers 90 minute field trips on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. Field trips are open to all grade levels, the material covered meet DCPS standards and can be tailored to specific class requests. Topics can include: plant needs, composting and worms, harvesting, insects, and nutrition.
Introduce your students to how food grows and the science of urban agriculture.


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