Out & About: Monster Dash & Flashdance

MEDFORD, Ore. — The cast from the Crater Renaissance Academy of Drama heads out to Hanley Farm to spook and scare you. Families can wind their way through a haunted hamlet complete with interactive, very talkative scarecrows and other kids-friendly creepers. Look for apple bobbing, scary movies, and music the event is Saturday and Sunday … Continue reading »

Summer Camp Teaches Kids about Farming

MEDFORD, Ore. — While many kids are attending sports camp or summer reading programs, others are learning how to pick fresh fruits and vegetables at the Rogue Valley Farm to School Summer Camp. The camp immerses kids to life on the farm through hands-on crafts, and culinary and farm activities. The campers get to pick … Continue reading »

Hanley Farm Celebrates Flag Day

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Saturday is Flag Day and Hanley Farm is ringing in the holiday with a lawn party.  Local food vendors, jewelry makers, and painters all set up shop on the historic farm property. Along with buying and selling hand-made goods, guests coming out to the event could take a guided tour of … Continue reading »

Hanley Farm Heritage Garden Fair

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. –  The Historic Hanley Farm will hold it’s first annual Heritage Plant and Garden Fair for Mother’s Day weekend. More than 250 Heritage plants and 600 vegetables will be for sale, along with a farm-wide scavenger hunt to find and identify Heritage plants on the grounds. Guests can take a tour of the Hanley Farm House or … Continue reading »

Out & About: Sparta Building, “Meet Your Farmer”, Central Point Garage Sale

April 26, 2012 By Kathy Wing It’s an opportunity to step back into Southern Oregon’s past. This weekend, a newly restored Medford landmark opens it’s doors and a historic farm throws a barn dance. The unique shape of the Sparta Building made it a landmark at the busy Medford intersection where it first opened in … Continue reading »