Author: Katie Guth

Holiday Open House 2023

Join us for this FREE community event at ThorpeWood’s lodge!
Live music! Kids’ Crafts! Santa! Cookies!

3rd Annual Chestnut Roast!

Looking for fulfilling and festive ways to fill your fall with fun? Check out this event hosted by SilvoCulture at the TW lodge on Nov. 12! Ticket proceeds will go toward SilvoCulture’s goal to plant 1 million nut trees in the mid-Atlantic. All tickets are tax-deductible. Click here for more info and ticket sales:

Sept ’23: Week 4: CAC Recovery Fair, Umbrella Project, Camp Jamie and JHU!

September 21-28: We hosted Johns Hopkins University Applied Sustainabilities students under the care of Professor Paul Kazyak. This group stayed over in our homestead house for eight days. During this time, they were going on all sorts of educational field trips, learning about green building, pervious pavements, landfills, solar energy, composting, Leave No Trace, and Read More »

Sept ’23 Week 3: Meetings and Planning

In this third week of September, we took it slow with programs and focused instead on all the behind-the-scenes work that makes ThorpeWood tick! To get an idea of what this looks like for us… September 19th: This was a big day for meetings. After our weekly full-team staff meeting, our intern, Casey, arrived to Read More »

August ’23 Week 4: Concert, Centro Hispano, FCDSS, and CASS!

In this fourth week of August… August 27th: The farm hosted a Hurrican Ian Relief Concert, benefiting our neighbors Harry and Dorothy Ott. This successful event featured the following musicians: April on South, Alec Arnold, Terance Auelta, Lauren Hill, Melissa Main, Sullivan is Dead, and BooBoo and Dirk Troxxell. Thanks to all who came out! Read More »