Learn with us in 2022!
Free & Fun!
Something for Everyone!

We have planned a very robust year of educational programming by offering a wide variety of informational workshops, volunteer opportunities, movie screenings, and hands-on experiences.


All events are FREE. Registration links will be added as event registration opens.


Please direct all questions to Ceilidh Peden-Spear, Program Manager, at farmmanager@needhamfarm.org.

  • Home Composting 101
    Thu, Sep 01
    Date/Time/Location TBD
    Sep 01, 12:00 PM
    Date/Time/Location TBD
    Composting is a great way to keep kitchen scraps out of the landfill and create a rich soil amendment. Registration will open on 09/01/22.
  • Fall Open House
    Sat, Sep 10
    Needham Community Farm
    Sep 10, 1:00 PM
    Needham Community Farm, 145 Pine St, Needham, MA 02492, USA
    Come visit the farm! We'll have activities for all ages including a farm scavenger hunt, veggie and herb tasting, crafts, and open honey bee hives.
  • Fun with Fermentation: Sauerkraut
    Sat, Oct 01
    Date/Time/Location TBD
    Oct 01, 7:00 PM
    Date/Time/Location TBD
    Sauerkraut, best friend of bratwursts and key component of a good reuben, is surprisingly easy to ferment at home. Learn the basics of fermenting, and step through an easy sauerkraut recipe. Registration opens 10/01/22.
  • Movie Screening: Gather
    Tue, Nov 01
    Date/Time/Location TBD
    Nov 01, 7:00 PM
    Date/Time/Location TBD
    Gather is an intimate portrait of the growing movement amongst Native Americans to reclaim their spiritual, political and cultural identities through food sovereignty, while battling the trauma of centuries of genocide. Registration opens 11/01/22.
  • Understanding Food Insecurity in Needham
    December 2022 (Date/Time TBD)
    Location is TBD
    December 2022 (Date/Time TBD)
    Location is TBD
    Join us to learn how food insecurity is impacting your neighbors. We will discuss how people are impacted differently by food insecurity and what different organizations are doing around town to ease the pressure on local families. Registration opens 12/01/22.

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