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SAMPLE SATURDAY: Ajiri Tea

Saturday, October 4, 2014, 9:01 am

Ajiri teaCome on down to our Wheeler Road farm stand today from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Saturday) and sample some delicious Ajiri Tea!

PYO Pumpkins Starting Saturday! 10 to 3

Friday, September 26, 2014, 3:02 pm

We’ve got some beautiful pumpkins in the field next to our farm stand, and will be here every Saturday and Sunday through October for pick-your-own pumpkins!

Come on down between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. every weekend and pick out the perfect pumpkin to bring home.

While you’re here, don’t forget to stop into our farm stand for a sandwich and made-from-scratch delicious baked goods.

Harvest Festival tomorrow! Sat., Sept. 27th, 11 to 3 pm

Friday, September 26, 2014, 2:37 pm

harvestfest12-4Don’t miss our annual Harvest Festival & Benefit for Emerson Hospital’s Pediatric Unit, being held on Saturday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fields surrounding the farm stand are transformed into an old-fashioned fair ground for this family friendly benefit event.

Activities & Games – purchase tickets to play

  • Hay Rides, Pony Rides, Water Balloon Toss, Baseball Speed Pitch, Corn Hole Game, Angry Birds
  • Pick-your-own Pumpkins
  • Violet the Clown – Face Painting& Balloon Animals
  • And more!


Raffle – purchase tickets to enter

  • A raffle of items for family entertainment & dining, gift baskets & certificates. All items are generously donated by local businesses.


Food available a la carte
Live Music by: Boston Road Bluegrass

Activity, game & raffle tickets are 5 for $10 & 12 for $20

Proceeds from ticket sales and food purchases go to Emerson Hospital’s Pediatric Care Unit.

SAMPLE SATURDAY: Taza Chocolate

Friday, September 26, 2014, 2:33 pm

Orange_387x342pxYou’ll want to stop down to our farm stand on Saturday, Sept. 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and sample some chocolate from Taza Chocolate!

 

Morris Dancers will visit our farm stand on Saturday, Sept. 20 at 10am

Friday, September 19, 2014, 3:29 pm

Morris Dancers during a visit to Verrill Farm.

The Muddy River Morris dancers will be performing at our farm stand tomorrow (Saturday, Sept, 20th) at 10 a.m. They will be joined by the Newtowne Morris and the Ha’-Penny Morris dancers.

The dancers take part in English Morris dancing, a form of English folk dance.

You won’t want to miss them! Come on down and watch their amazing dances.

Harvest Festival and Benefit for Emerson, Sept. 27th

Friday, September 19, 2014, 2:59 pm

harvestfest2010-10You won’t want to miss our annual Harvest Festival & Benefit for Emerson Hospital’s Pediatric Unit, being held on Saturday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fields surrounding the farm stand are transformed into an old-fashioned fair ground for this family friendly benefit event.

Activities & Games – purchase tickets to play

  • Hay Rides, Pony Rides, Water Balloon Toss, Baseball Speed Pitch, Corn Hole Game, Angry Birds
  • Pick-your-own Pumpkins
  • Violet the Clown – Face Painting& Balloon Animals
  • And more!


Raffle – purchase tickets to enter

  • A raffle of items for family entertainment & dining, gift baskets & certificates. All items are generously donated by local businesses.


Food available a la carte
Live Music by: Boston Road Bluegrass

Activity, game & raffle tickets are 5 for $10 & 12 for $20

Proceeds from ticket sales and food purchases go to Emerson Hospital’s Pediatric Care Unit.

Mass. Cheese Guild Event this Thursday, Sept. 18th

Saturday, September 13, 2014, 1:23 pm

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Join the Massachusetts Cheese Guild this Thursday from 4 to 7pm, for an al fresco evening of cheese tasting with Massachusetts cheesemakers at our farm stand.

Get the chance to talk to your local cheesemakers, sample their delicious cheeses and learn about what makes their cheeses unique – the types of cows and goats and what they eat, the cheesemaking and aging processes, the terroir and much more. Other local Massachusetts purveyors on-hand to let you sample their goods include: Bantam Cider, Brazo Fuerto Brewing Company, Far From the Tree CIderBonnie’s Jams and Effie’s Homemade.

This is a free Cheese Guild member event but EVERYONE is welcome to join the Massachusetts Cheese Guild, and it’s just $25 for Enthusiast Members. If you’re not already a Member, you can join when you sign up for this event.

Click here to join the Guild!

BBQ and Farm Day, Saturday, Sept. 6th!!!

Friday, September 5, 2014, 1:34 pm

vf_bbq24_2011Join us on Saturday, September 6 for our annual Farm Day, Barbecue & Apple Pie Contest, being held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Traditional BBQ made in Verrill Farm’s Smoker, sides and desserts
  • Visit with 4H members and their animals
  • Lil Folk Farm Petting Zoo
  • Live music by The Sky Blue Boys
  • Pony rides – Giddy Up Ponies
  • Activities including the popular Corn Husking Contest!
  • Hay rides
  • On site knife sharpening by Patti Small of On the Edge Knife Sharpening

1 – 2 pm: Visit with Terry Golson and her hens. For a daily glimpse of Terry’s chickens go to www.hencam.com. Terry’s books, Tillie Lays an Egg and The Farmstead Egg Guide & Cookbook are available for sale at the farm stand.

APPLE PIE CONTEST – Free Entry!
The 3rd Annual Apple Pie Contest winner will take home a prize and bragging rites! It’s free to enter and the rules are simple.

11am – 1 pm: Bring your best Apple Pie & join the fun at this farm day tradition! Please attach name & phone number to entry.

1:30 – Judging & winners announced.

SAMPLE SATURDAY: Giovanna Gelato e Sorbet!

Friday, August 29, 2014, 1:39 pm

Come on down Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and visit with Eduardo from Giovanna Gelato e Sorbet.

He’ll be here sampling his amazing frozen desserts.

Farm Day being held on Sept. 6 from 11 to 3pm

Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 12:33 pm

vf_bbq11_2011Join us on Saturday, September 6 for our annual Farm Day, Barbecue & Apple Pie Contest, being held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Traditional BBQ made in Verrill Farm’s Smoker, sides and desserts
  • Visit with 4H members and their animals
  • Lil Folk Farm Petting Zoo
  • Live music by The Sky Blue Boys
  • Pony rides – Giddy Up Ponies
  • Activities including the popular Corn Husking Contest!
  • Hay rides
  • On site knife sharpening by Patti Small of On the Edge Knife Sharpening

1 – 2 pm: Visit with Terry Golson and her hens. For a daily glimpse of Terry’s chickens go to www.hencam.com. Terry’s books, Tillie Lays an Egg and The Farmstead Egg Guide & Cookbook are available for sale at the farm stand.

APPLE PIE CONTEST – Free Entry!
The 3rd Annual Apple Pie Contest winner will take home a prize and bragging rites! It’s free to enter and the rules are simple.

11am – 1 pm: Bring your best Apple Pie & join the fun at this farm day tradition! Please attach name & phone number to entry.

1:30 – Judging & winners announced.


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