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The Amazing Farming with "Food for Free" Event: 35 minutes from Boston

  • Sep 19, 2012 · 8:00 AM
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Dear Enthusiastic Boston Volunteers,

We've been helping donate food, work at food pantry's, serving soup kitchens etc but you might be wondering where these food coming from? Here is a great opportunity for us to work in the actual farm located in Lincoln, MA who provides nutrient-dense vegetables to pantries, meal programs, and shelters. I think its a fun filled event with hands on farm experience.

This is an outdoor event and will happen on a weekday morning. Please make sure that you have a car to reach there or willing to take commuter rail to Lincoln Station.

Address: Field of greens-10 Old Concord Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773

Date/Time: 22-Aug-12, Wednesday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Dress Code: Comfortable clothes (which you dont mind geting dirty) and shoes (for Safety)

Tools: will be provided by the Farm Crew

Directions by Car: Take I90 W, take exit 15 on I95, take exit 28B to merge onto Trapelo Rd, Turn left onto Baker Bridge Road, Turn left on to MA-126S/Concord Rd, Take 1st right onto old concord road. (I used highways for easy navigation, you can always look-up for different route)

Arriving via Public Transport: There is a 7 20 AM commuter rail from North station towards fitchburg/Acton line. Get down at Lincoln Station, and walk south on Lincoln road toward Lewis street, Turn right on Codman rd, Turn right on to MA-126S/Concord Rd, Take 1st right onto old concord road. Arrive at 10 Old concord rd.

Few requests prior to RSVP:

  • A firm commitment to the event considering the weekday, Location and time.
  • Comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended
  • Dont hesitate to contact me for additional information regarding this event.

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  • Marybelle N.

    Fun. We picked lots of collards and carrots and saw the washed product trucked off to to the food bank, a satisfying end. Also, we took time for a leisurely stroll around Walden Pond on a beautiful day. What could be nocer?

    September 19, 2012

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