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4/2/19 12:00pm - 2:30pm

Hunger Free Vermont's 3SquaresVT Basic Training: Middlebury

3SquaresVT, our nation's first response to hunger, helps an average of 74,000 Vermonters a month put food on their table every day, and many more are eligible. This free training will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, and share experiences and best practices with colleagues from your region.

4/3/19 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Hunger Free Vermont's 3SquaresVT Basic Training: Brattleboro

3SquaresVT, our nation's first response to hunger, helps an average of 74,000 Vermonters a month put food on their table every day, and many more are eligible. This free training will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, and share experiences and best practices with colleagues from your region.

4/4/19 12:00pm - 4/5/19 12:30pm

Vermont Tourism Summit

The deadline to register for the Vermont Tourism Summit (April 4–5) is March 31st. Governor Phil Scott will kick off the summit on Thursday, April 4th with welcome remarks to attendees. Commissioner of the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing (VDTM), Wendy Knight will give the department overview on Friday morning.

4/5/19 10:00am - 12:30pm

Hunger Free Vermont's 3SquaresVT Basic Training: Rutland

3SquaresVT, our nation's first response to hunger, helps an average of 74,000 Vermonters a month put food on their table every day, and many more are eligible. This free training will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, and share experiences and best practices with colleagues from your region.

4/6/19 9:30am - 4/7/19 2:00pm

Wild Roots Farm Spring Homestead Weekend

Join us the first weekend in April for a Scion Swap, Dutch Oven Potluck and Homesteading Demos.

4/6/19 11:00am - 4:00pm

Annual Maple Festival at Hartshorn Farm

Your senses will be delighted as you watch, smell, taste, and hear how sap is boiled into syrup. Learn how 5th generation maple sugar maker, Dave Hartshorn, has been working with his parents since he was a young boy to make the tasty, natural, nutrient rich, liquid we call maple syrup. Ask Dave how maple syrup was discovered, it's a cool story.

4/7/19 11:00am - 3:00pm

Flavors of the Valley

Taste the local flavor at Flavors of the Valley! Enjoy fresh produce, artisan bread, award-winning cheeses, hand-crafted sweets, and more from 50 vendors. http://vitalcommunities.org/flavors

4/7/19 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Butter, Yogurt and Cheese Making Class

Creating Value Added Dairy Products for the Home

4/9/19 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Hunger Free Vermont's 3SquaresVT Basic Training: Bennington

3SquaresVT, our nation's first response to hunger, helps an average of 74,000 Vermonters a month put food on their table every day, and many more are eligible. This free training will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, and share experiences and best practices with colleagues from your region.

4/11/19 8:15am - 4:00pm

Vermont Organics Recycling Summit

This one-day Summit at Vermont Technical College in Randolph will feature a morning plenary with Frank Franciosi (US Composting Council) as Keynote speaker, a State of the State by Josh Kelly, ANR/DEC’s Materials Management Section Chief, four concurrent morning and afternoon workshops, and a special side event on Community Composting BMPs. This year’s Summit includes sessions on the use of compost products for storm water management, organics hauling, research, climate change, and outreach models to help communities and residents meet the State’s organics diversion, food rescue, and food scrap recycling goals.

4/11/19 9:00am - 11:30am

Hunger Free Vermont's 3SquaresVT Basic Training: St. Albans

3SquaresVT, our nation's first response to hunger, helps an average of 74,000 Vermonters a month put food on their table every day, and many more are eligible. This free training will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, and share experiences and best practices with colleagues from your region.

4/11/19 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Meet your CSA Farmer: Footprint Farms

We're excited to invite you to our second annual meet and greet with some of the farmers involved in this year's CSA.

4/12/19 8:00am - 8:30pm

Red Wagon Plants Opening Day and Annual Cocktail Party

Come see some of the exciting changes we have made and get to know the plants that are ready for you to take home. We will close out the day with our annual cocktail party co-hosted with Caledonia Spirits. Food and additional beverages will be provided by Farmers and Foragers. This is a great evening full of friends, old and new, enjoying plants, greenhouses and each other. All of our greenhouses will be open and you can wander through and embrace that spring is indeed here.

4/14/19 12:30pm - 5:00pm

The Family Cow

Harvesting your own milk and drinking it too!

4/18/19 9:00am - 11:30am

Hunger Free Vermont's 3SquaresVT Basic Training: Burlington

3SquaresVT, our nation's first response to hunger, helps an average of 74,000 Vermonters a month put food on their table every day, and many more are eligible. This free training will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, and share experiences and best practices with colleagues from your region.

4/27/19

Day in the Dirt

Join hundreds of volunteers to lend a hand in a shared garden at a school, neighborhood, housing facility, hospital, workplace, library or childcare center – working together to build a happier, healthier Vermont!

4/30/19 4:30pm - 7:30pm

2019 Grow It! Workshops for Garden Leaders

Gardeners, educators, organizers and enthusiasts of community-based gardening: Join us for a workshop on “Growing Your Community of Gardeners” this spring at a location near you. Brainstorm solutions, share stories, and swap ideas for stronger garden communities! For a list of locations, details and registration go to http://vcgn.org/what-we-do/growit.

4/30/19 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Soup to Nuts: An Eccentric History of Food

What's the story on chocolate? Why was the fork was unwelcome? Learn about the adaption of various foods and food habits with Rebecca Rupp.