Calendar of Events


Year 2014


For Farm Community Dinners during the school year, please send e-mail to be put on the notice list for dates
Open Air Market, third Saturday of the month. Closed in winter.
The Farm Disc Golf League tees off Sundays at 11:00 am and Wednesdays at 4:20 pm. Visitors must be accompanied by a Farm resident or have permission to use the course.


June, 2014


May 29 - Jul 3

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Apprenticeship

Jun 4-8

Green Life Retreats

Organic Gardening Intensive

Jun 8

Swan Trust Swan Trust Hike

Jun 10 - Aug 2

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Design Course

Jun 12-19

Plenty

Kids to the Country

Jun 14

The Farm

Market Day at The Dome

Jun 19

The Farm Midwives

American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

Jun 17-19

Spiral Ridge Permaculture

Holistic Management - Whole Farm Planning

Jun 20-22

Spiral Ridge Permaculture

Keyline Design

Jun 21

The Farm

Summer Solstice Community Fire


July, 2014


Jul 2

Ecovillage Training Center

Moonshine Boheme in The Great Hall of the Prancing Poets

Jul 6 - Aug 3

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Apprenticeship

Jul t.b.a.

Swan Trust Annual Swan Canoe Trip

Jul 5

Spiral Ridge Permaculture

Introduction to Permaculture - Nashville

Jul 23-28

Green Life Retreats

Farm Experience Summer Retreat


August, 2014


Aug 1-15

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Design Course in Chicago with Albert Bates

Aug 3

The Farm Midwives

Midwife Assistant Workshop

Aug 17

Green Life Retreats

Buffalo River Canoe Trip

Aug 24-30

The Farm Midwives

Advanced Midwife Workshop

Aug 31-Sep 27

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Apprenticeship


September, 2014


Aug 31-Sep 27

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Apprenticeship

Sep 18-19

The Farm Midwives

Midwifery Workshop: Neonatal Resuscitation

Sep 19-21

Green Life Retreats

Farm Experience Weekend

Sep 21-27

The Farm Midwives

Midwifery Assistant Workshop

Sep 21

Green Life Retreats

Swan Trust Hike

Sep 27-29

Spiral Ridge Permaculture

Edible Forest Design for The Farm School


October, 2014


Sep 28-Nov 1

Ecovillage Training Center

Permaculture Apprenticeship and Permaculture Design Course

Oct 11-13

Green Life Retreats

Farm Experience Weekend

Oct 11

Green Life Retreats

Swan Trust Hike

Oct 24-27

Spiral Ridge Permaculture

Edible Forest Design

Oct 26-Nov 1

Ecovillage Training Center

WWOOFer Week and Permablitz


December, 2014


Dec 6

The Farm School

Farm School Holiday Bazaar 9-4pm; Free to attend.

Year 2015



March, 2015


Mar T.B.A.

Ecovillage Training Center

Belize Permaculture Design Course with Albert Bates and Marisha Auerbach

All Dates, Providers and Offerings are subject to change.


For the Ecovillage Training Center, contact 931-964-4474 (10 am-3 pm) or ecovillage at thefarm dot org

For Green Life Retreats, contact Douglas Stevenson or see sustainableliferetreats.com

For Spiral Ridge Permaculture Farm, contact Cliff or Jen Davis 931-231-4099 or see www.spiralridgepermaculture.com

For Plenty, contact: 931-964-4391 or write 87-The Farm, Summertown TN 38483, info at plenty.org

For Midwife Workshops, contact ; 931-964-2472 (mornings) or write the Farm Midwifery Workshop, P.O. Box 217, Summertown TN 38483midwives@midwiferyworkshops.org

For Sonnenshein and Gaia University workshops see www.gaiasoutheast.org.

For The Farm Welcome Center, contact (931) 964-3574 or 100 Farm Rd, Summertown, TN 38483, Vickie at thefarmcommunity.com or visit our web page www.thefarmcommunity.com

For the Vision Quest Workshops contact the Leadership School at www.theleadershipschool.com/ or Thomas Hupp (931-964-2590) Thomas at villagemedia.com

For Swan Center Retreats contact 931-964-4402 foreverwild at swantrust.org

For Earth Advocates Research Farm (Adam/Sue Turtle), contact bambooconsultant@aol.com. Check website for more details at  www.growit.com/bamboo or call 931-964-4151.

For Farm School Events contact Peter Kindfield peter at thefarmcommunity.com

For Kids to the Country contact Mary Ellen Bowen ktc at thefarm dot org

For Unity Center, www.unitycooperative.org

For Gardening Coop www.ourorganicgarden.com


Last updated 8 DEC 2012

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