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Volunteers Needed for Folk Festival on June 12th

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Volunteers Needed for Our Annual Folk Festival on Sunday June 12

We’re expecting a big crowd at our annual Folk Festival with this year’s headliner being Tom Chapin. We’ll need a lot of support from all our dedicated volunteers.

Please come out and help us.   There’s not only music but lots of activities  that require your support to make this day a success.   Please help us with the petting zoo, bouncy house, registers, ticket taking, set-up, clean-up and more.

The festival is on Sunday June 12th from 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM. There are two time-slots that you can volunteer during and you may select one or both.

The first time-slot is from 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM

The second time-slot is from 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Please sign up below.

Click here to sign up.

You can work all or part of the event, we are always grateful for any and all help you provide.

Please ask your friends and families to join us too. It’s a wonderful way to meet other members of our community and have a fun day as well!

We look forward to your help at the Folk Festival and in the future.

The farm thrives on community support.  

Thank you,
Judi Consigli, Operations Manager
Stephanie Kane, Field Manager
Danielle Phair, Farm Stand Coordinator
Lee Jacob, Volunteer Coordinator

Crossroads Farm at Grossmann’s
480 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
516-881-7900

Click here for our volunteer sign-up sheet.

A project of the Nassau Land Trust

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Flowers for Memorial Day Weekend

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The store is full of flowers!

    

Store Coupons

Click on the coupon below to retrieve and use promo code AF001

Click on the coupon below to retrieve and use promo code AF002

Melissa and Doug Toys!

Click on the coupon below to retrieve and use promo code XD8


It’s In Store:  Honey From Our Farm Bees

      

Our own swiss chard

Bi-color organic corn coming this weekend


Store hours in December:  

Open Memorial Day weekend: Saturday and Sunday 10 to 6 and Monday from 10 to 3

Regular hours:  Tuesday to Thursday 11 to 6, Friday to Sunday 10 to 6.

Starting June 4th with the Farmer’s Market, Saturday hours will be 8 to 6.


Folk Festival June 12!


Sunshine Days: Summer Camp Is Back!

Summer camp is coming back with more dates to choose from.  You can reserve days for your child now!  Choose one day, selected days, a week, or 3 weeks.  Prices are reduced if purchased in advance. The more days you reserve, the lower the price. Click here for more information and to reserve days.



As a reminder, the farm is run by the Nassau Land Trust, a 501(c)(3) non profit.  When you come to an event or buy in the store, you are not only having fun, filling your table with healthy vegetables, and enjoying one of the most precious assets in our community, but you are also supporting the farm financially. We receive no financial support from Nassau County, nor do we receive any public funding.  Please support this project!


Have a great holiday weekend!  All of us look forward to seeing you around the farm!

With gratitude,

Rick White, NLT, Farm Advisory Committee, Chair
Judi Consigli, Operations Manager
Leonore Russell, Education Director
Stephanie Kane, Field Manager
Danielle Phair, Famstand Coordinator

     

Crossroads Farm at Grossmann’s
480 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
516-881-7900

Click here for our volunteer sign-up sheet.

Visit the farm web site.

A stewardship project of the Nassau Land Trust

 

Folk at the Farm Welcomes Tom Chapin!

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Folk Festival June 12!


Sunshine Days: Summer Camp Is Back!

Summer camp is coming back with more dates to choose from.  You can reserve days for your child now!  Choose one day, selected days, a week, or 3 weeks.  Prices are reduced if purchased in advance. The more days you reserve, the lower the price. Click here for more information and to reserve days.



Opening Day A Great Success!


Paper Mulch

We are using a bio-degradable paper mulch on dozens of growing rows this year at the farm.


The Tomato Team!


All of us look forward to seeing you around the farm!

With gratitude,

Rick White, NLT Chairman and Farm Advisory Committee Chair

Leonore Russell, Education Director
Stephanie Kane, Field Manager
Judi Consigli, Operations Manager
Danielle Phair, Famstand Coordinator

     

Crossroads Farm at Grossmann’s
480 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
516-881-7900

Click here for our volunteer sign-up sheet.

Visit the farm web site.

A stewardship project of the Nassau Land Trust

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Volunteers Needed for Planting!

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Volunteers Needed for General Planting and More!

The new growing season is upon us. The rain and cold weather has delayed our transplanting, planting and seeding. Now we need your help to get the farm green and growing.

We could use help planting, transplanting, direct seeding and also laying down the new paper mulch that will prevent weeds. There are several days when you can help, please click on the link below to view the dates and sign up.

Click here to sign up.

You can work as little or as long as you want, we’re always grateful for the help you provide.

The farm thrives on community support.  We look forward to seeing you back at the farm!

Thank you,
Stephanie Kane, Field Manager
Judi Consigli, Operations Manager
Lee Jacob, Volunteer Coordinator

Crossroads Farm at Grossmann’s
480 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
516-881-7900

Click here for our volunteer sign-up sheet.

A project of the Nassau Land Trust

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Mother’s Day Flowers!

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Happy Mother’s Day from Crossroads Farm!

What better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than purchasing beautiful flowers from our farm-stand. We have many varieties including geraniums, dahlias, impatiens, and more. Purchase beautiful pre-made baskets, planters or individual plants.   For the gardening enthuisiast there’s flats of flowers and our own organic herb and vegetable seedlings.

Tempt Mom with some delicious sweet local preserves from  “Really Good Jam”  and “Miss Amy’s” or  local Tanglewood honey.  Additionally, there’s local artisan made soaps and organic lotions.

Store hours this weekend:

  •  Saturday and Sunday from 10 to 6

 Farmers Market starting Saturday, June 4th at 8:00 AM

Our regular farmers market is moving to Saturday mornings this year!  The market will start on June 4th, from 8AM – 1PM each Saturday, through November 19th. We’ll have many of our local vendors from last year’s farmers market like Miss Amy’s preserves, Lithology Brewing Co., Sal’s Pickles, Sconeheads and Sep’s Farm. And of course we’ll be there with our local produce and products. New vendors will be represented like Mana’s sauces and Catapano Goat cheese.

Our 2016 CSA discount books are available until May 31, 2016.  Booklets can be purchased online or in the store.  They are a great way to support the farm while getting a store discount on items of your choice.

Store hours this Season 2016:

  •  Monday Closed
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday, Saturday, & Sunday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

We have firewood!  Available by the bundle, 1/4 cord, 1/2 cord, and full cord.


Opening Day 2016

The farm opening day ceremony and festivities have moved to Saturday, May 14th!  Please join the event on Facebook and show your support!  We will have a ribbon cutting, pony rides from the NYEC, hay rides, a bouncy house, live music by Copy Cat, craft vendors, food trucks, beer and wine, and lots of good stuff in the store.


Sunshine Days: Summer Camp Is Back!

Summer camp is coming back with more dates to choose from.  You can reserve days for your child now!  Choose one day, selected days, a week, or 3 weeks.  Prices are reduced if purchased in advance. The more days you reserve, the lower the price. Click here for more information and to reserve days.


The 2nd Annual Crossroads Folk Festival Featuring Tom Chapin

The Crossroads Folk Festival:  June 12th.  Tickets are on sale now.  To purchase in advance and for more information, please click here.


Organically Produced Compost

We are producing our own compost from horse manure.

The material is certified organic for our farm use and is available for your garden or business in small amounts (5 gallons) and in large amounts by the cubic yard.  Buy online or at the store and pick up from the farm.  The production process is a great example of sustainable interaction between two farms, ours and the New York Equestrian Center stables in West Hempstead.


All of us look forward to seeing you around the farm!

With gratitude,

Rick White, NLT Chairman and Farm Advisory Committee Chair

Leonore Russell, Education Director
Stephanie Kane, Field Manager
Judi Consigli, Operations Manager
Danielle Phair, Famstand Coordinator

     

Crossroads Farm at Grossmann’s
480 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
516-881-7900

Click here for our volunteer sign-up sheet.

Visit the farm web site.

A stewardship project of the Nassau Land Trust

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