2018 Events Calendar

All events take place at Land’s Sake Farm, 90 Wellesley St, Weston, MA, unless otherwise noted.

Coffee for a Cause. Sat. Jan 6 & Sun. Jan. 7. $5 from every cup of batch brewed Allegro Coffee benefits Land’s Sake! Locations: Whole Foods Market in Wellesley, Framingham, Newton, and Newtonville.  Click here for an event flyer. (jpg) 

Shop at Whole Foods, Donate to Land's Sake! Ongoing through the month of January. We are excited to work with Whole Foods Market this January! Throughout the month, you will be able to make a donation to Land's Sake at the registers of the following stores: Framingham, Sudbury, Wellesley, Newton, Newtonville, and Dedham.

Forest Walks at the Case Estates. Sat. Jan 20 at 10 am & Tue Jan 23 at 12 pm. Land's Sake is managing the forest on a portion of the Municipal Purposes land at the Case Estates. If you're interested in learning more, join us at either of the two Forest Walks! We will meeting in the parking lot by the Case Barn at 122 Wellesley St. It may  be easiest to park on Alphabet Lane and walk over. 

Tapping Out Volunteer Day. Exact date is TBA (weather dependent); will occur on a Saturday in late January or early February, 10 am – 12 pm.  An annual New England tradition: help us install taps and buckets on Weston's maple trees! To get an email notification once we've scheduled Tapping Out, please Sign up here. Location: Melone Homestead, 27 Crescent St, Weston, MA. If using GPS, type in “25 Crescent St.”

Tu B'shvat & the Local Trees. Sun. Feb. 4, 3 - 4:30 pm. Join us for this fun, educational annual event for all ages! Tu B’shvat is traditionally a time to asses our field and fruit trees. Led by the Land’s Sake and Ganei Beantown educators, we’ll explore the sugaring process, from tree-tapping, wood splitting, boiling and bottling. Cost $10 per person non-member. Free for 2018 Land’s Sake Members. Sign up here.

Sugaring Off. Sat. Mar. 24, 9 am - 12 pm. Tour our Sugar House, watch maple sugaring demonstrations, and enjoy a maple-y breakfast, all led by student in our Maple Education programs.  *Location: The Bill McElwain Sugar House at Weston Middle School (456 Wellesley St, Weston MA)*

Annual Meeting. Date TBA, likely in early April at the Weston Public Library.

Earth Day Volunteer Day at the Farm. Sunday 4/22 from 10:00-12:00. Sign up here.

Medicinal Plant Walk. Tue. May. 8, 5:30 – 6:30 pm. Join Land's Sake Education Manager and Herbalist Anna Cohen for a walk of the local and cultivated medicinal plants at Land's Sake! There is an amazing variety of natural medicine growing all around us. This plant walk will feature a variety of medicinal plants in season, both cultivated and wild. Expect to meet different plants each season.  Cost: $10 per person, non-member. Free for 2018 Land’s Sake Members. Sign up here.

Volunteer Day at the Farm. Thursday 5/24 from 10:00-12:00. Sign up here.

Farmstand Opening Celebration. Sat. June 2, 10 am - 1 pm
The annual opening of our Farmstand, complete with vendor tastings and family friendly activities. The Celebration ends at 1, but the Farmstand will be open until 4.

Open Farmyard. Every Thursday from June 7 to Oct.18, 3-5 pm. Join Land’s Sake Educators on the Farm for weekly activities include stories, picking and planting in the Education Garden, exploring the Chicken Coop and more! This is a free program. Donations welcome. Open Farmyard will be cancelled if it is raining.

Green Power and Farm & Forest Summer Youth Programs will run every week from June 25 through Aug 17. Learn more and sign up here.

Summer Solstice Dinner. Sat, June 16. Our summer farm-to-table dinner, enjoyed right on the farm! Learn more here. Tickets will go on sale in late May or early June.
 
Volunteer Day at the Farm. Monday June 18 from 4:00-6:00. Sign up here.

Medicinal Plant Walk. Tue. June 19, 5:30 – 6:30 pm. Join Land's Sake Education Manager and Herbalist Anna Cohen for a walk of the local and cultivated medicinal plants at Land's Sake! There is an amazing variety of natural medicine growing all around us. This plant walk will feature a variety of medicinal plants in season, both cultivated and wild. Expect to meet different plants each season.  Cost: $10 per person, non-member. Free for 2018 Land’s Sake Members. Sign up here.

Summer Picnic. Thu, July 12, 5- 7 pm. A fun afternoon on the farm for Land's Sake Members and friends. Join us for an evening chatting with friends, listening to music, and relaxing on your local farm.

Sustainability Stewards Session 1. July 16 - July 20. Our new summer program for teens! Learn more and sign up here.

Volunteer Day at the Farm. Tuesday July 24 from 4:00-6:00. Sign up here.
 
Volunteer Day at the Farm. Tuesday August 7 from 3:00-5:00. Sign up here.
 
Sustainability Stewards Session 2. Aug 13 - Aug 17. Our new summer program for teens! Learn more and sign up here.
 
Summer Discovery. Aug 20 - 24. This program is the perfect opportunity for your younger kids to experience outdoor fun on the farm before school starts up in the fall.  For K-2 students. Learn more and sign up here.

Medicinal Plant Walk. Tue. Aug. 21, 5:30 – 6:30 pm. Join Land's Sake Education Manager and Herbalist Anna Cohen for a walk of the local and cultivated medicinal plants at Land's Sake! There is an amazing variety of natural medicine growing all around us. This plant walk will feature a variety of medicinal plants in season, both cultivated and wild. Expect to meet different plants each season.  Cost: $10 per person, non-member. Free for 2018 Land’s Sake Members. Sign up here.

Harvest Dinner. Sat, Sept. 15. Our fall farm-to-table dinner, enjoyed  right on the farm! Learn more here.

Volunteer Day at the Farm. Saturday September 29 from 10:00-12:00. Sign up here.

Medicinal Plant Walk. Tue. Oct. 16, 5 – 6 pm. Join Land's Sake Education Manager and Herbalist Anna Cohen for a walk of the local and cultivated medicinal plants at Land's Sake! There is an amazing variety of natural medicine growing all around us. This plant walk will feature a variety of medicinal plants in season, both cultivated and wild. Expect to meet different plants each season.  Cost: $10 per person, non-member. Free for 2018 Land’s Sake Members. Sign up here.

Volunteer Day at the Farm. Sunday October 21 from 10:00-12:00. Sign up here.

Pre-Thanksgiving Sale.  Sat. Nov. 17, 10 am - 2 pm
Our very last Farmstand event of the season, visit us to stock up on all the storage veggies you need for the holidays and winter months.

Cut-Your-Own Christmas Tree Sale. Sat, Dec 1, 10 am – 2 pm. An annual tradition, we'll provide the tools you need to select and cut your own Christmas tree from our fields. * Location: Melone Homestead, 27 Crescent St, Weston, MA. If using GPS, type in “25 Crescent St.”