Events & Activities for March 23, 2019

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Lunatic Tour - Polyface Farm

2 hour Farm Tour led by Joel or Daniel Salatin, including hay ride, broilers, rabbits, chickens, turkeys, pigs and cows.

Children 12 and under are free when accompanied by a paying adult.

MAR

23

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Polyface Farm
43 Pure Meadows Lane
Swoope, VA 24479

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Live Music at North Mountain Vineyards

Enjoy live music from a talented, local artist Gary Slavinsky.

MAR

23

2:00pm - 5:00pm

4374 Swartz Rd.
Maurertown, VA 22644

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Edith J Carrier Arboretum Arbor - WonderEarth: Rocks & Minerals

With Dr. Chiara Elmi of the JMU Geology Department
Free, advanced registration required

Join Dr. Chiara Elmi, assistant professor of mineralogy from JMU's Department of Geology and Environmental Science, as we explore some of the inorganic components of the Arboretum! Participants will hunt for rocks like basalt and sandstone and will observe and identify what we find together. Then, using a series of tests, we will analyze the physical properties of minerals like quartz and pyrite with help from JMU Geology students. Meet at the Frances Plecker Education Center. Recommended ages 5 - 11.

MAR

23

12:00pm - 1:00pm

780 University Blvd
Harrisonburg

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Farm to Table Dinner with Blue Oregano and JMD Farm Market & Garden Center

Farm to Table Dinner with Blue Oregano Chef Caitie with Blue Oregano is excited to collaborate with JMD Farm for our first farm dinner of 2019! The dinner will be held at JMD Farm in New Hope and will begin at 6:30pm, but you are encouraged to arrive early to mingle and explore what goodies JMD has to offer!You don't want to miss this delicious 6 course meal experience. Reservations required.

MAR

23

6:30pm

JMD Farm Market & Garden Center
27 Niswander Rd
Staunton, VA 24401

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Spring Peepers - Springdale Water Gardens

The sound of Spring Peepers signals a special time of year at Springdale Water Gardens and is an essential springtime experience for everyone. Enjoy an evening around the campfire with hot dogs and hot drinks while listening to the distinctive sound of Spring Peepers in full chorus. Walk around the pond, an ideal Spring Peeper environment, for the best sound experience. The shop will stay open until 9:00 pm. Attendees are welcome to bring additional food or drink.

MAR

23

6:00pm - 9:00pm

340 Old Quarry Lane
Greenville, VA

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