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Gary's Farmstand Too
155 Main StreetTownsend MA 01469
(978)-597-5657
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C. Rouillard

(978) 356-5728|

February 2019

Vacation Week: Farm Felting

February 22 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Appleton Farms, 219 county Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938 United States
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$12

Warmer spring weather means its sheep shearing time on the farm. But what to do with all that wool? Learn about the time honored tradition of wool felting. We’ll start by learning how wash and “card” the raw wool into soft fiber for spinning or felting. Afterwards, we’ll try our hand at making felt balls to be used for farm-fun necklaces. Wool, wood beads and decorative string will be provided, but feel free to bring anything special of your own…

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Sunday Sugar Open House and Pancake Breakfast

February 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Appleton Farms, 219 county Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938 United States
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$10

Maple Sugaring season is here, and we want to celebrate! Join us for a morning filled with maple goodness. Tour our sugar shack and see how we turn sap into syrup, sip hot cider and stay warm by the campfire, explore the farm with our self-guided winter scavenger hunt, visit the barnyard, and enjoy our very own syrup on fresh pancakes! This event will be outside so please dress for the weather. Pancakes will be available for $1 each. Please…

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March 2019

Felted Soap Making

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Appleton Farms, 219 county Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938 United States
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$30

Learn how to make beautiful felted wool soap! Felted soap is not only beautiful, but also great for your skin and the environment! Wool is a natural exfoliant, and an antibacterial fiber, so you don’t need to worry about mold or mildew! Participants will learn the basics of wet-felting and leave with two bars of finished felted soap (soap and washcloth in one!).  Great for gift giving and of course to keep one for yourself.  You will choose from a variety…

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Felted Soap Making

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Appleton Farms, 219 county Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938 United States
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$24

Learn how to make beautiful felted wool soap! Felted soap is not only beautiful, but also great for your skin and the environment! Wool is a natural exfoliant, and an antibacterial fiber, so you don’t need to worry about mold or mildew! Participants will learn the basics of wet-felting and leave with two bars of finished felted soap (soap and washcloth in one!).  Great for gift giving and of course to keep one for yourself.  You will choose from a variety…

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Eggs All Ways! Farmhouse Brunch Cooking

March 10 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Appleton Farms, 219 county Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938 United States
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$72

Spring is soon arriving and it's a perfect time to get creative in the kitchen with Spring brunch in mind.  Join us as we cook with farm-fresh eggs, learning classic culinary methods and techniques while preparing delicious recipes for everyday breakfast, celebration brunches, dinner, and dessert! Our menu will include recipes such as perfect soft & hard-boiled eggs with Homemade Green Goddess Herb Mayo, Poached Eggs in Tomato Sauce with Chick Peas & Feta, Canadian Bacon & Asparagus Frittata, and Crepes with…

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