Brave Harvest

Events

 
Open House
Feb
23
1:00 PM13:00

Open House

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Farm tours! Salad Dressing Contest! Info about future events! Indieflea!

We’re inviting you and your family to visit us at our open house and we’ll be happy to answer gardening questions, show you what’s growing, and offer a taste of what fresh veggies can offer.

We're also hosting our first salad dressing contest! Contestants bring a jar of their best homemade salad dressing, farm visitors decide which one is best, and the winner gets an 8-week Salad Box subscription, valued at $80. Register as a contestant here!

We’ll also have a sign up for our upcoming Eat Your Plants Spring Break Camp. ALSO the Auk Market is hosting Indieflea this same day, with 40+ vendors and makers. Can’t wait to see you!

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Eat Your Plants Spring Break Camp
Apr
1
to Apr 5

Eat Your Plants Spring Break Camp

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Learn about gardening while tasting new food! Kids love eating different vegetables when they’ve planted, harvested, and cooked them. Your child will learn basic gardening, be encouraged to be brave and taste new food, all while making new friends and having a ton of fun. Sessions are limited to 10 children.

Brave Harvest is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to empower and inspire kids to eat more vegetables through cooking and gardening.

What: Eat Your Plants cooking and gardening camp
Who: Children ages 6-11
When: April 1-5, 2019, 9am-3pm
Cost: $225/week, or $45/daily drop-in. Includes kid-made snack veggie snacks but not lunch.
Where: Brave Harvest/2025 NW 6th St, Gainesville, FL

Register now!

FEATURED ACTIVITIES

  • Planting seeds and seedlings

  • Composting

  • Harvesting and washing vegetables

  • Snack prep using vegetables

  • Reading and understanding recipes

  • Opportunities to discover, taste, and EAT new vegetables

Scholarship Fund

Fiinancial assistance is available to those who need it, including full and partial scholarships. For more info, email braveharvestfarm@gmail.com. Want to help us reach more kids? Donate to our scholarship fund!

Media release

Please note that we will require that campers and their guardians sign a release for photos and video/audio recordings during camp which may be used to promote the event in upcoming years.

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Eat Your Plants Summer Camp
Jun
3
to Jun 28

Eat Your Plants Summer Camp

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Kids love eating different vegetables when they’ve planted, harvested, and cooked them. Your child will learn basic gardening, be encouraged to be brave and taste new food, all while making new friends and having a ton of fun. Sessions are limited to 10 children.

Brave Harvest is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to empower and inspire kids to eat more vegetables through cooking and gardening.

What: Eat Your Plants Summer Camp
Who: Children ages 6-11
Time: 9am-3pm
Weeks: June 3-7//June 10-14// June 17-21// June 24-28
Cost: $225/week
Where: Brave Harvest- 2025 NW 6th St

Register now!

FEATURED ACTIVITIES

  • Planting seeds and seedlings

  • Composting

  • Harvesting and washing vegetables

  • Snack prep using vegetables

  • Reading and understanding recipes

  • Opportunities to discover, taste, and EAT new vegetables

Scholarship Fund

Fiinancial assistance is available to those who need it, including full and partial scholarships. For more info, email braveharvestfarm@gmail.com. Want to help us reach more kids? Donate to our scholarship fund!

Media release

Please note that we will require that campers and their guardians sign a release for photos and video/audio recordings during camp which may be used to promote the event in upcoming years.

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Winter Volunteer Hours
Jan
25
11:30 AM11:30

Winter Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle. We are now harvesting weekly, and we send volunteers home with extra produce!

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Volunteer Work Party
Aug
18
9:00 AM09:00

Volunteer Work Party

ACEL's Community Service Committee will be hosting a volunteer day at Brave Harvest on Saturday, August 18th from 9am to noon. We may be working with power tools (saws, drills), shoveling compost and mulch into beds, weeding, painting, and/or harvesting vegetables. Lunch will be provided, but other things to bring are listed below!

Brave Harvest is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to empower and inspire kids to eat more vegetables through cooking and gardening. Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag, where the organization maintains raised garden beds for the restaurant on site, and also has teaching beds where food is grown for donation. We are expanding our growing space to build four more beds for Brave Harvest. 

What to bring:
Clothes that can get dirty
Closed toed shoes
Hat
Sunscreen
Water bottle
Gloves if you have them
Shovel, pitchfork, wheelbarrow, power drills would be awesome!!

What we will provide:
Ice water
Pizza for lunch
Some gloves

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Brave Harvest at GLAM
Dec
3
10:00 AM10:00

Brave Harvest at GLAM

Brave Harvest will be at GLAM Craft Show selling hot sauce and t-shirts on Sunday December 3, 10am-4pm. Proceeds from sales fund youth cooking and gardening education at Brave Harvest! Take care of some holiday shopping with our booth and the dozens of other local vendors attending. See you then!

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Open Volunteer Hours
Nov
29
to Dec 20

Open Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle. We are now harvesting weekly, and we send volunteers home with extra produce!

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Salad Workshop at Swallowtail Farm
Nov
18
4:00 PM16:00

Salad Workshop at Swallowtail Farm

Salad is GREAT, from plant to plate! Join Brave Harvest at the Swallowtail Fall Festival for this growing, cooking and eating workshop for kids ages 4-12. We'll start out with a garden tour to see what's growing at Swallowtail Farm, then we'll harvest, wash, and prep our own farm salad. We'll even make a salad dressing! Parents are also welcome to join in on this 45 minute workshop. Come ready to try some awesome fresh veggies!

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Open Volunteer Hours
Oct
18
to Nov 18

Open Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle.

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Open Volunteer Hours
Aug
30
5:00 PM17:00

Open Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle.

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Open Volunteer Hours
Aug
23
5:00 PM17:00

Open Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle.

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Open Volunteer Hours
Aug
16
5:00 PM17:00

Open Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle.

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Saturday Work Party
Aug
12
9:00 AM09:00

Saturday Work Party

Do you work during the week and can't make our Wednesday volunteer hours? Never fear! Come pitch in this Saturday. We work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle.

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right.

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Open Volunteer Hours
Aug
9
5:00 PM17:00

Open Volunteer Hours

Get your hands dirty at Brave Harvest! During weekly volunteer hours we work together to build, maintain, plant, and harvest the farm. You don't need to RSVP, just show up! Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, closed-toed shoes, and sunscreen, and bring a water bottle.

Brave Harvest is located at Curia on the Drag. Find the courtyard with the painted bus, and the garden is over the fence to the right. 

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