Entries by Joanne Lazo

Topaz Farm Family Field Trip Day

Join us on Wednesday, October 6th for a special morning of learning, growing and fun on Topaz Farm. Guests will visit staffed stations in the Grow Lunch Garden and learn about: – Soil Exploration: It all starts with the soil! Dig in, look for red wiggler worms and learn all about soil health. – Plant […]

Fridays on the Farm Work Parties

Have some fun and lend a hand at Friday Farm Work Days. Our new partners Topaz Farm could use a little help with digging, seeding, watering and light weeding. Get an early start with the 8 to 10 am shift or grab your coffee first and join the 10 to noon crew. Either way you’ll spend […]

Whole Foods Market

We are proud to spotlight our featured partner: Whole Foods Market! The Sauvie Island Center has partnered with Whole Foods for several years now, and we couldn’t be happier to count them as a part of our community. Once every quarter, Whole Foods contributes to community-based non-profits that align with their mission and values through […]

Food, fun and farming @ Farm Camp

Sauvie Island Center’s Farm Camp is outdoor experience where children are outside all day, every day soaking up the fresh air and sunshine. Each day at camp is a new adventure as we explore beautiful Topaz Farm and all it has to offer. For more information, or to registered, check out Farm Camp.

Fall Cookin’ on the Farm Recipes

Thanks to everyone who came out for Fall Cookin’ on the Farm. These recipes from sponsor Whole Foods Market are similar to the menu we prepared on the farm. Be sure to check out our photo gallery from the event! Kale, carrot & beet salad with mustard apple cider vinaigrette Shred equal parts carrot and […]