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April 2024 at ThorpeWood

Welcome to our April newsletter!  It was another busy month at ThorpeWood. The days have been flying by, alongside handfuls of pink magnolia petals and painted lady butterflies. Take a gander at what we did in last month.  In staff news, we are delighted to announce the arrival of Angelica Bristor, LMSW, as our new Read More »

Steadfast First Annual Pig Roast Fundraiser

Please join us in supporting our program partner, Steadfast: Standing Firm Against Youth Homelessness, at their First Annual Pig Roast Fundraiser!* This family event will showcase Black Hog BBQ’s renowned spit-roasted pork barbecue. Side dishes, beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages are all included! There will also be a silent auction, games, fishing, and music from Read More »

February 2024 at ThorpeWood

Welcome to our February newsletter! As we revel in the first warm days of March, which brought the sounds of spring peepers back to the farm, let’s take a look at what we were up to last month. In staff news, this month we welcomed Sam Whalen to the team as our new Facilities Manager. Read More »

January 2024 at ThorpeWood

It’s been a cold, eventful month at ThorpeWood! This January we welcomed snow to the farm, hosted a few nonprofit and educational groups, and said goodbye to a valued member of our team.  Winter is a time for hunkering down and planning on the farm. During the coldest weather of the year, our outdoor programs Read More »

Winter Tree Identification Workshop

Upcoming community event on February 3 at 2pm! Come to ThorpeWood to learn about how to identify bare trees in the wintertime. We’re delighted to bring back Dakota Durcho, along with his colleague Bob Schwartz, from the Maryland Forest Service to share their wisdom. This is a FREE event! Registration required to attend. Register HERE!

Star Party on the Farm!

Join us on the farm at ThorpeWood for a stargazing gathering! The TriState Astronomers will be bringing telescopes to help us take a closer look at the night sky. Reserve your spot using THIS LINK. Attendees can arrive anytime between 7:30 and 9:30 pm. Feel free to bring along your own chairs, blankets, and/or a Read More »