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Join cyclists of all levels on an urban farmland adventure! Check out the Philadelphia farming scene from the seat of your bicycle and see what "local" is in its purest form - right in our own backyards! All proceeds benefit Weavers Way Community Programs (WWCP), the non-profit arm of the co-op.

Enjoy a magical evening on the Weavers Way Farm at Awbury Oct. 8 and allow yourself to be wined and dined with a meal prepared by Weavers Way's very own Executive Chef Bonnie Shuman and General Manager Glenn Bergman. The truest definition of fresh and local, your farm to table dinner features items harvested directly from our fields and other farms within the region.

Part village marketplace/part silent auction/part fun open house! Your homemade creations — bread, preserves, canning projects — become a personal currency for swapping with other participants. Join us Oct. 13!

The fourth annual Philadelphia farm festival brought to you by Weavers Way and W.B. Saul Agricultural High School, is Saturday, Oct. 18, 1-5 p.m. (rain date: Sunday, Oct. 19) at Saul, right next to Wissahickon Park in beautiful uptown Roxborough. Mosey on in — you won't want to miss the fun.

Check out our weekly Local Monday afternoon showcase of the locally made bounty of our area. Taste samples, meet vendors and save on great products that are made within 150 miles of Philadelphia.

Some Co-op members are calling for a boycott of Eden Foods, the venerable supplier of organic products to Weavers Way and many other outlets. It's complicated, so we're having a meeting about it.

Chestnut Hill grocery staffer Mel Marmer is also Weavers Way’s chalkboard artist. Check out his work at all the stores. We have some pictures of some examples posted here for posterity. 

Weavers Way Farms’ 2014 Homesteading Workshop Series will have you in a pickle, a jam, a mason jar in no time!

The WWCP Farm Stand the WWCP Farm Stand is open on Tuesdays from 3-6pm outside of the Chestnut Hill location of the Co-op!

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