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Monday Oct 4th – Washington Young Farmer Mixer & Spit Roast

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Monday, October 4th 2010, 5pm, Free!
Washington Young Farmer Mixer & Spit Roast

at the Vashon Island Grange Hall
10365 S.W. Cowan Road Vashon, WA 98070 Google Map
at the North End Ferry Park & Ride upper parking lot
FREE! Family friendly, including kids activities from Homestead Farm School!

Please RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/FarmersMixerRSVP

ROUGH SCHEDULE:
5pm: Meet & greet, services & information for beginning farmers, performance from
Polka Dot Dot Dot
6pm: Spit roasted pig & leg of lamb, raised on Vashon Island, and other farm fresh food
7pm: Premier screening of The Greenhorns documentary
8pm: Live music & square dancing with The Tallboys

Information available for new & beginning farmers from:

Looking to stay the night? We recommend the Vashon Hostel (206) 463-2592

Ferry information:

Thinking of walking onto the ferry? Here’s some parking suggestions:

  • on Faunterloy/West Seattle side, park a few blocks north in the Lincoln Park lot; must be gone by 11:30pm
  • on Southworth side, mostly surrounded by residences; check for no parking signs

Bus information:

Carpool information:

  • Whidbey Island: Addie, addie.candib@gmail.com (774) 239-5452
  • Bainbridge Island/Kitsap: Lauren, lauren@dropstonefarms.com or go here
  • Snoqualmie Valley: Tierney, tierney @lostartsschool.org (425) 333-0833
  • Bellingham: Alex, cascadiamushrooms@gmail.com (360) 714-8859
  • Spokane/Eastern WA: Nils, nils@wizbangmotors.com (503) 260-9515
  • Olympia: TBA
  • Port Townsend: TBA

Co-sponsored by: PCC Farmland Trust, Tilth Producers of Washington, Cascade Harvest Coalition, Vashon Island Growers Association, Sustainable Vashon, King-Pierce Farm Bureau, Alleycat Acres, Homestead Farm School

With donations from: Madison Market, Kurtwood Farm, Finnriver Farm & Cidery, Organic Valley, Laughing Crow Farm, Butler Green Farm, Persephone Farm, Nash’s Organic Produce, Wolftown, Full Tilt Ice Cream, Lucky Bohemian Orchards, Dry Soda, Grand Central Bakery, Theo Chocolate, Bainbridge Island Winery, Perennial Vintners,  Bottleneck, Golden Glen Creamery, Silvery City Brewery and more!

And did we mention that Jon & Brandon are spit roasting a pig?


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