DIGGING DEEPER

Farm Work Party This Sat September 3rd at Grand Island!!

Grab your gloves! Everyone is invited to the September CSA Farm Work Party…

Sat. September 3rd (always the first Sat of the month, June-Oct)
10 – 2pm for Workin’ and 2pm-4pm for Potluck BBQ
Grand Island Farm 18400 Lower Island Rd, Dayton OR
RSVP to Laura

Join us to learn more about our Grand Island farm and hang out with the horses (Bonnie & Patty). At this late-summer work party the focus will be on building new tables for our soon to be built green house. There will also be other projects like moving the horse fields, weeding our newly planted winter crops, and much more.

You are welcome to bring family and friends- there will be things to do for folks of all ages and abilities. Kids are welcome to come help work or just hang out. We’ll provide snacks and drinks. You’ll get to sample all sorts of tasty treats from the garden. Please bring your favorite gardening tools and dress for the weather.

To celebrate all our hard work we’ll have a potluck afterward – bring something to share and/or put on the BBQ.

Reply to let us know you’re coming if you can. Any Questions call Laura at 971-645-3293. Hope to see you there!

Directions from Portland:
Mapquest will tell you to come down 99W which works fine.
You can also come via I5 is a bit faster and you get to take the Wheatland Ferry ($2).

  • Take I5 south to exit 263 (Brooks exit)
  • At the end of the off ramp go right onto Brooklake Rd NE 1.6mi
  • At the T turn right onto Wheatland Rd N 3.2 mi
  • After the S curves turn left onto Wheatland Ferry Rd .5mi
  • Take the ferry across the Willamette River $2
  • Get onto Wheatland Rd NW 1.1mi
  • At the T turn right onto Wallace Rd NW (OR-221/Salem-Dayton Hwy) 2.4mi
  • Turn right onto SE Grand Island Loop 1.3mi
  • Come over the little bridge and onto the Grand Island
  • Turn left onto SE Lower Island Rd and we’re the first place on the left.