Dig For A Day
Jun
17
10:00 AM10:00

Dig For A Day

Join us for a fun-filled morning of family gardening, Torah learning, vegetable snacking, DIY planters and more at SAR's rooftop Gan Ilan.

Rotate through six educational stations, grab a sweet treat from our ice cream truck, quench your thirst from our lemonade stand, take home your own planting creation, and sample edibles from our very own Gan Ilan presented by "The Musket Club". 

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GrowTorah @ Celebrate Israel NY
Jun
3
10:00 AM10:00

GrowTorah @ Celebrate Israel NY

GrowTorah will be marching with “Nature Israel” or ASPNI, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel- Israel’s oldest and leading environmental NGO, as it marches for the first time, in unison with several other Jewish Environmental Organizations, including Canfei Nesharim: Sustainable living inspired by Torah & the Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life (COEJL). We will march in unity as a show of solidarity with Israel and its natural resources. 

 

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Drop By & Dig In
Apr
27
3:00 PM15:00

Drop By & Dig In

 

Drop by and dig in with your family for a fun gardening workshop at the Massin home. We'll plant spring crops, tend the compost, learn some Torah, and share Brachot over yummy garden-themed beverages. 

There is no fee, but donations are graciously accepted via our website (growtorah.org/donate), or by check. 

We look forward to planting with you!

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Sustainability and Communities: A RoundTable Conversation
Apr
22
6:45 PM18:45

Sustainability and Communities: A RoundTable Conversation

Hosted by Columbia/Barnard Hillel

Please join Hillel's First Year Leadership Fellowship in welcoming leaders in effective sustainability on a conversation on Jewish ethics, environmentalism and effective change within our communities. 
JOSHUA JACOBS (Eden Village Camp)
RABBI MIKE MOSKOWITZ (Uri L'Tzedek)
YOSEF GILLERS (GrowTorah)


This event is dedicated in the memory of our dear friend, Hannah Weiss, Z"L who was a tireless advocate for sustainability within our community. She inspired us to be better, more ethical and sustainable consumers and this learning is dedicated to her legacy and values.

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RFA Spring Festival at Cropsey Community Farm
Apr
22
11:00 AM11:00

RFA Spring Festival at Cropsey Community Farm

Rockland Farm Alliance is hosting their annual Spring Festival at Cropsey Community Farm in New City on Sunday, April 22ND, from 11am to 3pm. RAIN DATE is Sunday April 29th.

There will be Workshops on homesteading topics such as: Composting, Planting a Garden Bed, Beekeeping, Chickens, and a guided Foraging Walk. There will also be a number of Children's Activities & Crafts, Pony Rides, Face Painting, Live Music & Food.

In addition, there will be a variety of local Vendors, featuring handcrafted or locally sourced items, and services focused on environmental stewardship, sustainability, and healthy living. 

This event is FREE to the public. We look forward to seeing you there!

Schedule of Events
*All Workshops will meet either in the Orchard or at the Barn

Live Music – Orchard All Day
Vendor Booths – Orchard All Day
Face Painting – Orchard All Day
Pony Rides – Orchard 12:00 – 2:00
Meet the Animals – Animal Enclosure 12:00 – 2:00
Greenhouse Tours – Barn 12:00, 1:00, 2:00
Chicken Tours – Barn 11:30, 12:00, 12:30
Planting Your Garden – Orchard 1:00, 2:00
Beekeeping – Barn 1:00
Composting – Orchard 1:30
Foraging Walk – Barn 2:30

To become a sponsor or vendor please contact info@rocklandfarm.org or call 845-634-3167 and speak with Joy Buckhout for more information.

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