Week Six 2015


Sunday 12noon to 3pm April 26th 

Spring really is here…Time to plant 
flowers, flowers and more flowers! 
Herbs and vegetables are in.
Lots of mint, thyme, rosemary, sage, tomatoes, peppers, basil, greens, seeds and more!

We have edible shrubs, too.

It isn’t too late to sign up for our CSA. 

Saturday the 18th was
Shaw Beautification Day.
Thanks to all the volunteers who helped make our neighborhood a little more beautiful. 

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Stay tuned for more. 

 

FUNNY at the FARM.~A night of comedy. 

  

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Spring 2015 Hours. 
Tuesday-Friday 12noon-7:30 pm 
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm 
Monday~ CLOSED

 

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Look at what we are up to?

Our manager, Ruby is having fun with Tomato Buckets.
Our tomatoes are vigorous. 

 

Are you looking for a place to have a party outside, with lots of plants all around?  
Look no further than the urban farm in your hood. 

 

        

 

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oldcityfarm@gmail.com 
202.412.2489  

 

  

  

 



Week Five 2015


Spring really is here…Time for fresh greens!!

Herbs and vegetables are in.
Lots of mint, thyme, rosemary, sage, tomatoes, peppers, basil, greens, seeds and more!
We have shrubs, too.

Saturday the 18th is Shaw Beautification Day.
Come join us at the farm at 9am. Volunteer a couple of hours to make our neighborhood beautiful.

 

Sunday 12noon to 3pm April 26th 

  

We are ready to help you create your window boxes, pots and planters for spring.

Other special nights and days: 
April 18th 
FUNNY at the FARM.~A night of comedy. 
Stay tuned for some laughs.
Take a look:
https://m.facebook.com/brock.snyder.338?ref=bookmark 

  

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Spring 2015 Hours. 
Tuesday-Friday 12noon-7:30 pm 
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm 
Monday~ CLOSED

 

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Look at what we are up to?

Our manager, Ruby is having fun with Tomato Buckets. 

 

Are you looking for a place to have a party outside, with lots of plants all around?  
Look no further than the urban farm in your hood. 

 

        

 

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oldcityfarm@gmail.com 
202.412.2489  

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Do you need a clean up?

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs this Spring  
“To inspire your dreamer

 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic!

Email us at:


fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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  REMINDER 

 

     

We will have bunches of fresh cut lilac

coming in from our local farmer on the  17th. Lilac, from farm to your home. Ready to smell spring? 

 

     

 

  

  

 



Week Four 2015


Spring really is here…

Herbs and vegetables are in.
Lots of mint, thyme, rosemary, sage and more!
Lots of colorful flowers, too.

Need your tree trimmed?
Now is the time. We highly recommend
Pat Patterson. Tell him Frank sent you.

 

Sunday 12noon to 3pm April 26th 

  

We are ready to help you create your window boxes, pots and planters for spring.

Other special nights and days: 
April 18th 
FUNNY at the FARM.~A night of comedy. 
Stay tuned for some laughs.
Take a look:
https://m.facebook.com/brock.snyder.338?ref=bookmark 

  

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Spring 2015 Hours. 
Tuesday-Friday 12noon-7:30 pm 
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm 
Monday~ CLOSED

 

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On April 4th DC Honey Bees
painted and fixed hives at the farm.
Look at what we found in our hive!
Can you find her?

Thanks for taking such a great shot, Nicole Gaouette 

 

Are you looking for a place to have a party outside, with lots of plants all around?
Look no further than the urban farm in your hood. 

 

        

 

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oldcityfarm@gmail.com 
202.412.2489  

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Do you need a clean up?

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs this Spring  
“To inspire your dreamer

 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic!

Email us at:


fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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Week Three April 3rd, 2015

Some herbs and cold crop vegetables are in.

The birds are building up their nests.
WE LOVE SPRING!

OLD CITY Farm and Guild is here for your gardening needs.  We start with organic soil. How about you?

Care to make an Easter Basket with flowers? 
BYOB~bring your own basket~  
and we will set you up! 

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Spring 2015 Hours. 
Tuesday-Friday 12noon-7:30 pm 
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm 
Monday~ CLOSED

 

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“Second Saturday Series”; A day of workshops. 

Starting April 4th. DC Honey Bees will be painting and fixing hives at the farm.

Other special nights and days: 
April 18th 
FUNNY at the FARM.~A night of comedy. 
Stay tuned for some laughs.

Sunday 12noon to 3pm April 26th 

 Plus, many new events in the planning stages.
Details to follow. 

        

 

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oldcityfarm@gmail.com 
202.412.2489  

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Do you need a clean up? 
 

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs this Spring  
“To inspire your dreamer

 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic!

Email us at:


fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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Feb 2nd 2015

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Happy 2015…c.e.  
OLD CITY Farm and Guild may seem dormant, but we are preparing for spring-like the bulbs in the earth that are spreading their roots now for a bountiful spring bloom.
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Please VOTE for
Best Garden Store
&
Best Green Business
http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/bestofpoll/nominations/vote/3071?year=2015

http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/bestofpoll/widgets/show/2/?nominee_id=3072
Please ask your friends on Facebook to vote and share.

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Check out ROOTING DC. 
We will be there with lots of gardening friends. 
http://rootingdc.org/ 
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Look for our spring projects. 
We will have a volunteer day building a green house, and a walk in refrigerator for our produce. Also, our “Second Saturday Series”; A day of workshops. Plus, many new events in the planning stages beginning in April. 

        

 

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Scheduled to re-open March 21st. 
Check in with us Mid March.

oldcityfarm@gmail.com 
202.412.2489  

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Do you need a clean up? 
Fairies’ Crossing will return
March 15th.

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs this Spring  
“To inspire your dreamer

 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic! 

Email us at:


fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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Did you know? 

The Feast Day of Brigid, known as Imbolc, is celebrated at the start  of February, midway through the winter. Like the goddess herself, it is meant to give us hope, to remind us that spring is on its way.  

 

 

 

     

   

 

  

  

  



January 2015 c.e.

Happy 2015…c.e.  
OLD CITY Farm and Guild may seem dormant, but we are preparing for spring-like the bulbs in the earth that are spreading their roots now for a bountiful spring bloom.

        

 

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Scheduled to re-open March 21st. 
Check in with us Mid March.

oldcityfarm@gmail.com 
202.412.2489  

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Do you need a clean up? 
Fairies’ Crossing will return
March 15th.

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs this Spring  
“To inspire your dreamer

 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic! 

Email us at:


fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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Did you know? 

The first month of the Gregorian calendar  was named after Janus, the Roman god of all beginnings. January replaced March as the first month of the Roman year no later than 153 BCE.

 

 

 

     

   

 

  

  

  



Final week of 2014

 

 

December Holiday Hours:
Monday-Friday 12noon-8pm

Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday 10am-6pm
If weather is looking lousy, give us a call…
202.412.2489202.412.CITY 
CHRISTMAS EVE IS OUR LAST DAY
We will close once our last tree is sold
(call first)
 

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   We wish for peace this
holiday season and throughout the year.
 

 

 

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Do you need a clean up? 

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs this Spring

“To inspire your dreamer

 Let the Fairies do their Magic!

Email us at:

fairiescrossing@gmail.com
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Week of December 5th

December, we are ready!! 

 

 

December Holiday Hours:
  Monday-Friday 12noon-8pm

Saturday 10am-6pm
 Sunday 10am-6pm
If weather is looking lousy, give us a call…
202.412.2489202.412.2489 

 https://www.facebook.com/events/815262331864335/

 
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Look what Dito did!! 

       

 

    We hope you find peace as the holiday madness approaches    

     

 

More from Bethany Karn..
We will be selling her holiday creations starting this week! Stay tuned for when she will be at the farm creating live! 

 

 

We have compost, mulch, pansies, kale and bulbs.

We’re happy to help you play in your garden. 

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Do you need a clean up?

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs. 

“To inspire your dreamer 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic! 

Email us at:

fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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Week of Black Friday

It’s that time of year again, folks.  

All of our trees ranging from table tops to towering 12 footers will be on display and for sale the day after Thanksgiving, Nov 28th. We will be open Noon-6pm that Friday so you can get a head start on filling your home with Holiday cheer! 

Baby, it’s cold outside!

we’ve got wood to keep you warm and thaw the frost these chilly November nights!

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Remaining November Hours: 
 Tuesday  night 11/25 for CSA until 7:30 

Wed 11/26 12noon-5pm
THANKSGIVING 11/27 CLOSED  

 Black Friday 12noon-6pm

 

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Holiday Hours 
Fri 11/28 12noon-6pm
Beginning Sat 11/29

Mon-Fri 12noon-8pm 
Sat- 10am-8pm 
Sun- 10am-6pm

       

  Remember us on Small Business Saturday!
Shop small and support local businesses in your community!

    Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
Joan Crawford. 

      Our roaring fire and hot cider await you when you come in to pick up your holiday goods! 

 

Local artist and florist Bethany Karn will be selling her creations at the farm. Bethany will be at the farm Dec 6th and 13th custom decorating wreaths and greens. Stop in for our wreath buffet!   

  

  

We have compost, mulch, and bulbs.

We’re happy to help you play in your garden. 

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Do you need a clean up?

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs. 

“To inspire your dreamer 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic! 

Email us at:

fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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Week of November 21st…

It’s that time of year again, folks.  

All of our trees ranging from table tops to towering 12 footers will be on display and for sale the day after Thanksgiving, Nov 28th. We will be open Noon-6pm that Friday so you can get a head start on filling your home with Holiday cheer! 

Baby, it’s cold outside!

we’ve got wood to keep you warm and thaw the frost these chilly November nights!

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November Hours: 
  Tuesday-Friday 12noon-5pm 
Thursday nights for CSA until 7:30 
Saturday 9am-5 pm 
      CLOSED Sunday & Monday 
Wed 11/26 12noon-2pm 
THANKSGIVING 11/27 CLOSED 
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Holiday Hours 
Fri 11/28 12noon-6pm
Beginning Sat 11/29

Mon-Fri 12noon-8pm 
Sat- 10am-8pm 
Sun- 10am-6pm

       

 

    “One can enjoy a good fire worthily only when he warms his thoughts by it as well as his hands and feet”
Odell Shepard   

      Our roaring fire and hot cider await you when you come in to pick up your holiday goods! 

 

Local artist and florist Bethany Karn will be selling her creations at the farm. Bethany will be at the farm Dec 6th and 13th custom decorating wreaths and greens. Stop in for our wreath buffet!   

 

 

We have compost, mulch, and bulbs.

We’re happy to help you play in your garden. 

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Do you need a clean up?

Contact Fairies’ Crossing for all your planting and gardening needs. 

“To inspire your dreamer 

 Let the Fairies do their Magic! 

Email us at:

fairiescrossing@gmail.com

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