Farmers Market

June Through October 2017

Last Friday of the month 4:00pm to 8:00pm - We are pleased to announce the start of a Farmer's Market at Lachat Farm! Starting in June of 2017, Lachat will host a monthly Farmer's Market featuring local farms, vendors, live music, gourmet food trucks and children's programming. On the last Friday evening of the month, gather the kids and meet your spouse off the train for a chance to gather at the farm with friends. Sign up now to reserve a spot for our popular children's programming.

Please contact us at market@lachattownfarm.org if you are an interested vendor or would like more information.

Native American Culture Class

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - The Lachat Town Farm will host a wonderful children's program entitled "Native American Culture and the Environment" which will be led by Cathy Iaccarino. Children will learn about native Americans and how they think in a circle and why they have done that for centuries. The children will make a totem bag to bring home with them. Grades 3-6. Class limited to 20 children, pre registration recommended.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

Cost: $20 per Person

Old McDonald's Ice Cream Social and Puppet Show

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - Join Puppetsburg of Brooklyn for an engaging and unique puppet show at Lachat Town Farm! The show explores colors based on the many different flavors of ice-cream. You'll meet Hipster Giraffe and performance artist Ai Wei Wei, along with some traditional farm animals, in this creative, urban-meets-rustic show!

The performance is geared towards children aged 6 months to 6 years, though older siblings will surely enjoy it as well. After the show enjoy some real ice cream from Phil and Tom’s Ice Cream Truck! Make sure to have some cash on hand for their sweet treats.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

Cost: $20.00 per Family

Try Your Hand at Plein Air Session II

Tuesdays - August 22, 29 and September 5 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Randi Jane Davis is an award-winning contemporary oil painter who been painting for almost twenty years. She has trained under many famous artists and developed a unique approach to this outdoor craft. Her educational background as a chemical engineer, adds to her ability to simplify what can be a complicated process and translate the information to students in an easy to follow and enjoyable way.

"Try Your Hand at Plein Air" is a program that will take you thru the critical topics of composition, color, value, brush strokes, the effects of atmosphere and the equipment required. Randi will conduct small demonstrations and provide examples as well as one on one discussions as needed, all designed to help beginners to the intermediate painters better understand the underlying principles and technical aspects involved.

Drop in cost is $40 per class. Class size is limited to 12.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

Cost: $120 per Person

Instructor: Randi Jane Davis

Red Bee Sensory Honey Tasting

Coming this Fall! - Honeybees pollinate more than 80% of the fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, herbs, spices, oils, including coffee, chocolate and cotton for blue jeans. Join local beekeeper, author and Italian trained honey expert Marina Marchese for a guided honey tasting to discover the unique sensory qualities of single varietal honey. Learn how bees make honey and how terroir and nectar source determines a honey's color, aroma and flavor. Learn why honey crystallizes and how to choose good quality honey.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

Cost: $20.00 per Person

Instructor: Marina Marchese
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