Canning Demonstration
Aug
6
10:00 am10:00

Canning Demonstration

There is nothing like the taste of farm fresh produce.  Learn how to harvest and can that flavor for use later in the year. This demonstration will give you the basics of canning so that you can savor fresh farm taste into the fall and winter!

We will take tomatoes, peaches, and cucumbers grown fresh at Garden Patch Farms and show you how to safely preserve produce.

Cost of class includes canning demonstration, recipes and entrance to Garden Patch Farms for picking.

Spots fill up fast, don't miss out!

 

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Butterfly Festival 2016
May
14
10:00 am10:00

Butterfly Festival 2016

  • Pick at Garden Patch Farms

Stop in our store before April 22nd and pick up a Live Butterfly kit to participate in our annual Butterfly Festival on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Even if you don't pick up a kit, this event is open to the public! Come for two butterfly releases at 11am and 1pm. Jump in the jump house, try our new donut flavors, feed our hungry chickens, take a hayrack ride (weather permitting) around the field, visit our new furry friends on the farm and learn about butterfly habitats from our local Master Gardeners! Call us for more details or questions.

Community Yoga on the Farm
Oct
12
10:00 am10:00

Community Yoga on the Farm

  • Pick. at Garden Patch Farms

Buddha Belly Kids Yoga explores yoga through poses, movement, and relaxation while encouraging creativity and fun! We will co-create a yoga journey as we learn to make healthy life choices. Join us for monthly themed yoga classes at Chicago’s most diverse and fresh U-Pick farm!

Each class is $5.00 per person (adult or child age 3 and above).  Registration is not necessary.

Community Yoga on the Farm
Sep
12
10:00 am10:00

Community Yoga on the Farm

  • Pick. at Garden Patch Farms

Buddha Belly Kids Yoga explores yoga through poses, movement, and relaxation while encouraging creativity and fun! We will co-create a yoga journey as we learn to make healthy life choices. Join us for monthly themed yoga classes at Chicago’s most diverse and fresh U-Pick farm!

Each class is $5.00 per person (adult or child age 3 and above).  Registration is not necessary.

Community Yoga on the Farm
Aug
15
10:00 am10:00

Community Yoga on the Farm

  • Pick. at Garden Patch Farms

Buddha Belly Kids Yoga explores yoga through poses, movement, and relaxation while encouraging creativity and fun! We will co-create a yoga journey as we learn to make healthy life choices. Join us for monthly themed yoga classes at Chicago’s most diverse and fresh U-Pick farm!

Each class is $5.00 per person (adult or child age 3 and above).  Registration is not necessary.

Community Yoga on the Farm
Jul
11
10:00 am10:00

Community Yoga on the Farm

  • Pick. at Garden Patch Farms

Buddha Belly Kids Yoga explores yoga through poses, movement, and relaxation while encouraging creativity and fun! We will co-create a yoga journey as we learn to make healthy life choices. Join us for monthly themed yoga classes at Chicago’s most diverse and fresh U-Pick farm!

Each class is $5.00 per person (adult or child age 3 and above).  Registration is not necessary.

Community Yoga on the Farm
Jun
13
10:00 am10:00

Community Yoga on the Farm

  • Pick. at Garden Patch Farms

Buddha Belly Kids Yoga explores yoga through poses, movement, and relaxation while encouraging creativity and fun! We will co-create a yoga journey as we learn to make healthy life choices. Join us for monthly themed yoga classes at Chicago’s most diverse and fresh U-Pick farm!

Each class is $5.00 per person (adult or child age 3 and above).  Registration is not necessary.

Butterfly Festival
May
16
10:00 am10:00

Butterfly Festival

  • Pick. at Garden Patch Farms

Join us at the farm for our third annual Butterfly Festival on Saturday, May 16, 2015.  While you're at the butterfly festival, learn about the benefits of butterflies and the life cycle of one of Earth's most amazing creatures.  

There will be two butterfly releases on the day of the event, The first release is at 11 am and the second is at 2 pm.  

Stop in to pick up your Live Butterfly Garden and raise your own butterflies to release on the day of the event.  

Activities Include:

  • Live Butterfly Release 11 am & 2 pm
  • Paint your own butterfly canvas
  • Bounce House
  • Face-Painting
  • Community Yoga Session with Buddha Belly Kids Yoga
  • Book Sales from Usborne Books
  • Education Session: Creating a Monarch Waystation
  • Hayrack Rides (weather permitting)
  • Food
  • Feed the chickens
  • and much more!
Eating Seasonably
May
9
11:00 am11:00

Eating Seasonably

Join us at the farm to listen to clinical dietician, Jennifer Koman, for a session on "Eating Seasonably," on Saturday, May 9. Jennifer will cover and answer questions about the following topics: eating seasonally, budget-friendly and local foods, growing, preparing, and pairing herbs with the proper foods, and reading labels for good nutrition. Jennifer is prepared to cover any topics related to nutrition as she specializes in cardiac nutrition and has knowledge on diabetes education.

Centennial School (Orland Park) Fundraiser
May
6
4:30 pm16:30

Centennial School (Orland Park) Fundraiser

  • Centennial School

Join us for a fundraiser in Orland Park at Centennial School to raise money for their Parents for Education organization (PFE).  Pick. at Garden Patch Farms will be selling combination baskets, petunia baskets, begonia baskets and pots, and many other flower options. Portions from each sale will be donated to Centennial School.

Find us at Centennial School from 4:30pm to 7pm on May 9th to help raise funds for Centennial School!!!!