East River State Park
Kent Ave. and N. 7 St.
on the Williamsburg waterfront
In collaboration with Smorgasburg and Organic Valley, Food Book Farm is a one-day interactive schoolyard for agriculture enthusiasts of all ages. Kids can learn about farming and food production from an observation beehive from Megan Paska, author of “The Rooftop Beekeeper: A Scrappy Guide to Keeping Urban Honeybees” and Tim O’Neal of Borough Bees. Additional activities include farmer-run butter making and milking stations, temporary tattoos, sidewalk chalk, hula hoops, free Organic Valley milk and cookies, live children’s music and a “name that poop” game.
Farmers and Musicians:
Megan Paska, Seven Arrows, Rumson, New Jersey
Tim O’Neal, Borough Bees, NYC
David and Susan Hardy, Organic Valley, Herkimer County, New York
The Dad Beats and Hopalong Andrew, NYC
* This event is FREE.