Classes, Events & Shows

Please plan to join us at these wonderful events, classes and shows! Some are right here on the farm and others are off site, both locally and out of town.

Farm Events:

Spring 2016 – Events/Classes

May – 7 – Gardener’s Open House
Let’s get growing! This is our annual event that celebrates the heart of the gardening season. Our abundant selection of tomato, pepper and other vegetable seedlings will be available, as well as a great selection of annuals and perennials.

May 14 – Small Space Kitchen Gardens – 2pm, $5/person
Did you know that you can grow a lot of food in a very small amount of space? Come see how it’s done in this hands-on gardening class. Everything from choosing the right varieties, to successional planting will be discussed.

May 21 – Designing & Planting a Cut Flower Garden – 2pm, $5/person
There are few things more wonderful than having your own flower cutting garden. This hands-on class will cover soil preparation, seed and plant selection, and planting techniques.

June 4 – Designing & Planting a Cottage Pollinator Garden – 2pm, $5/person
The latest in creative gardening combinations is the integration of cottage flowers (both annuals and perennials), native plants & shrubs, and other pollinator friendly elements that all come together to create habitat for these very important insects.

June 18 – ‘Bee Happy’ Festival – a celebration of bees, butterflies…  1 to 4pm
This family friendly festival will celebrate the very important pollinator population. The afternoon will be filled with children’s nature activities, honey samplings, cooking demonstrations, gardening for pollinator information and so much more!

Please call The Harvest Shop to Register for Classes – 814-466-3411

Save the Dates! 2016 Farm Events:
May 7 – Gardeners Open House
August 20 – Tomato Festival
November 12 & 13 – Open House

Off Site Exhibits & Shows:

Centre Furnace Mansion Plant Sale, State College
May 14

Master Gardener Plant Sale
, State College
May 21

River Arts Fest
, Harrisburg
May 28 – 30

Memorial Day in Boalsburg
May 30

Country Living – Rhinebeck, New York
June 3 – 5

Festival of the Arts, State College
July 13 – 17

People Choice Festival
, Boaslburg
July 13 – 17

Eagles Mere Arts Fest
,  Eagles Mere, PA
August 13-14

Country Living,  Columbus, OH
September 16-18

Christmas in the Woods, Columbiana, OH
October 10/11 & 17/18