by Daniel Levitt July 23, 2015 at 2:30 pm 0

Common Good City Farm

A LeDroit Park-based nonprofit farm is holding a free lunch for community members tomorrow.

Common Good City Farm (V Street NW between 2nd & 4th Streets) volunteers will use ingredients culled from the organization’s urban fields to cook healthy lunches for residents at noon.

The volunteers, who are teenagers from farm’s summer youth program, will prepare the meal with help from local chef Josephine Chu.

Common Good City Farm Executive Director Rachael Callahan said the teenagers are looking forward to showing off skills they learned in the program.

“The community lunches are a lot of fun”, Callahan said. “We really get to showcase the work that the kids in the summer youth program are doing and we get to share that with everybody in the community.”

Common Good City Farm was founded in 2007 to provide the community with access to fresh local produce.

Photo via Facebook/CommonGoodCityFarm

by April 13, 2010 at 8:00 am 1,376 6 Comments

Free in DC

Borderstan welcomes a new contributor, Amy Melrose of Free in DC.

Borderstan is happy to announce a new feature, “Free in DC: Borderstan Events,” which will highlight events and happeningsin the Dupont-Logan-U Street area as they come up; check the Borderstan map for the coverage area.

This new feature is a collaboration with Amy Melrose and her blog, Free in DC, which means that all the events listed will be under $10 or donation based or free. All events are related to arts, culture and consciousness, and  are happening in the Borderstan area. We are excited to welcome Amy and hope you enjoy this new feature at Borderstan.

For more low cost and Free Things to do in DC and the Metro area, please visit Free in DC. You can also follow @FreeinDCBlog on twitter and become a Fan of Free in DC on Facebook. (more…)


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