Learning From Nature: Permaculture Design Course
White Violet Center for Eco-Justice (
St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN
May 19th-June 2nd, 2013
This 2-week field study is a joint course with Indiana University Bloomington. This unique class is designed to immerse students in the study of permaculture while living as a community and spending a great deal of time outdoors for projects and field work.
Easy Apps for Lazy Days
As the weather begins to warm we are drawn outside after too many indoor days of winter. Afternoons on the porch and evenings on the patio call for simple bites to enjoy with friends and family. When the days get long and the dinner hour slips away they are the perfect stand-in.
A Taste of Spring at the Farm
Thistle Byre Farm (
Come tour our farm and see the spring sights and sounds as we kick off another growing season. Bring comfortable shoes or boots and be prepared to walk. This is our Spring Open House...Please let us know if you plan to attend by Wednesday May 29th at 5pm.
Farm Days Open House
(Jun 1 - Jun 2)
Esther's Place / Lamb of God Farm (
Big Rock, IL
Lamb of God Farm Annual Farm Days : Saturday and Sunday : Farm Tours at 11am,12:30pm,1:30pm,3pm
Photo's with the Lambs: Experience holding a lamb!!
Felting make and take projects at the fiber studio, Esther's Place
Home baked goods to enjoy!!
Start the adventure at the fiber studio and continue on to the farm.
Elk Grove Farmers Market
Connie Groat (
Elk Grove Village, IL
First Day of 2013 Farmers Market
We are committed to giving the residents of Elk Grove Village and surrounding communites a wonderful Market with a tempting variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, spices, breads, flowers and more.
Aurora's Farmers Market Downtown Kick-Off
Aurora's Farmers Market Downtown (
OPENING DAY of our 101st Season! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm preserves, artisan cheeses, old world breads and a very diverse selection of handcrafted products at Illinoisâ? Oldest Farmers Market.
Dinner For Dear Old Dad
There must be grilling on Father's Day. Why not jazz it up this year with some creative and dad-friendly recipes. Smoked Jalapeno Poppers, Grilled Steak with Bearnaise Butter, Beer-Baked Beans, Romaine Slaw with Honey and Chile and Chocolate Cream Pie.
Morton Grove Farmers' Market (
Morton Grove, IL