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Las Milpitas Involvement Opportunities

Milpitas 9Las Milpitas Urban Community Farm will be hosting many community cooking and volunteer days throughout the school year.   Students from City High School and the two Paulo Freire Freedom Schools, along with their family and friends, are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Cooking events will include harvesting and cooking with farm fresh ingredients, adobe oven cooking, solar cooking, cooking with native ingredients and much more.  Community volunteer days will be organized around specific farm tasks and improvement projects.   Milpitas 8All of these events will be excellent opportunities for volunteerism, exercise, making friends and tasting great fresh foods.   Come join us on the following Saturdays!   RSVP is necessary for the Community Cooking Days.   Please contact Leah Farbstein (contact info below) to RSVP.   All events are free and open to the public.


What to bring/wear

  • Sun hat
  • Sturdy shoes
  • Water bottle
  • Work clothes

Las Milpitas Community Volunteer Days (Saturdays)

2015: September 12th, October 3rd, November 7th, December 5th

2016: January 23rd, February 6th, March 5th, April 2nd, May 21st, June 4th, June 11th


Las Milpitas Community Cooking Days (Saturdays)

RSVP necessary!

2015September 26th, October 24th, November 21st, December 12th

2016: January 30th, February 20th, March 19th, April 23rd, May 28th, June 18th, July 23rd


Contact: Leah Farbstein, CHS AmeriCorps Farm to School Coordinator

(484) 744-7465


Farm address: 2405 South Cottonwood Lane

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