Events


December 1, 2014

A Late Fall Garden Feast

On Monday December 8th at 6pm, Island Grown Schools, MVRHS Culinary Arts student chefs, and guest chef Dan Sauer are cooking up a Late Fall Garden Feast of local foods in the MVRHS Culinary Arts Dining Room. Tickets are $30 and can be bought at down island Cronig’s or reserved by emailing claire@islandgrown.org. All proceeds benefit ...
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September 26, 2014

Join us for a screening of Open Sesame

Kick off Living Local Harvest Fest on Friday October 3rd at 7:30pm at the MV Film Society for a free screening of the film Open Sesame. This film takes us to where it all begins, the source of all of our food, the thing that we’ve saved for thousands for years to plant our gardens: seeds ...
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July 10, 2014

Teachers gather for two-day workshop

Despite it being just days into their summer vacation, teachers from across the island gathered last week for a two-day training. Together with Island Grown Schools staff and community members, they learned about how they can integrate garden-based education, healthy eating, and agriculture in their curriculum. The training offered a range of subjects, from school gardens ...
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May 2, 2014

Farm Field Sea

“All good food has a story”, says Farm Field Sea. Join them June 14th for a culinary adventure following food fresh from the source as it travels to the plate. June’s adventure will feature North Tabor Farm, Menemsha fisherman and will be curated by Farmer/Chef Chris Fischer. Register for the full day adventure or choose to ...
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May 2, 2014

Healthy Snacks lead to Healthy, Happy Kids

At the Edgartown School on May 8th from 6 to 7:30, join nutritionist Prudence Athearn Levy for an interactive healthy snack discussion. Kids and parents can sample recipes, and learn how the right snacks can give you energy and brain power. To register, contact Edgartown School nurse Nicole Barlett 508-627-1420 nbarlett@mvyps.org. For more information, click here ...
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March 25, 2014

Join us for a Seed Summit, April 27th to 30th

This April 27th to 30th, Island Grown Schools will host a Martha’s Vineyard Seed Summit to delve into seed breeding, seed saving, community seed libraries, seed collectives, educating children about seeds and more with national leaders in the local seed systems movement. This three day educational opportunity will be facilitated by by Joy Hought of Native ...
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January 14, 2013

Cape and Islands Farm to School Network Pioneer Meeting

Join us on February 2nd for a meeting to connect farm to school efforts in our Cape and Islands Community. Check out this flyer for more information, including how you can register to attend. The day is free, with lunch included, but space is limited! Email emily.duncker@islandgrown.org for more information.
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