The Food Project

City Farm Fest | May 14

Join The Food Project for their annual seedling and garden supply sale! Vegetable, herb, and flower seedlings to start your garden. Compost, fertilizer, and more to keep it growing and healthy.Children welcome! Seed art and other activities for kids.

*NOTE: This event is for residents of Dorchester, Roxbury, and Mattapan.

When: Sat, May 14, 11am-2pm

Where: Dudley Greenhouse - 11 Brook Ave., Roxbury, MA

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Fall Festival | Nov 21

 The Food Project’s annual late fall farmers market, featuring cooking demonstrations, children’s activities, food, and more! Purchase winter squash, salad greens, winter greens, and root vegetables grown locally. EBT/SNAP, cash, credit, and debit accepted.

Children’s activities will be hands-on, seasonal, and appropriate for a range of age groups. There will be giveaway bags for the first 40 kids in the door.

When: Saturday, November 21 11 a.m.–2 p.m

Where: The Dudley Greenhouse 11 Brook Ave., Roxbury


Can’t make it on November 21? You can purchase your fall veggies without the festivities at our early-bird farmers market on Friday, November 20 from 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Fall Garden Care Day| Oct 24

Fall Garden Care Day

A Seed Garlic, Compost, and Supply Sale

Get an early start on next year's garden season!

Compost • Seed Garlic • Straw


How to:

  • Put your garden to rest this fall (noon)
  • Plant and care for garlic
  • Get a head start on early spring planting
  • Pickle your vegetables by cold canning (1 p.m.) Bring your own jars and produce if you like, but not necessary.

Experienced gardeners will be available to answer all your gardening questions. 


  • Contributing to a community art piece
  • Free soup and garlic bread
  • Children’s activities

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Jazz Under Glass | June 7

flyer for jazz under glass
The Dudley Greenhouse Advisory Committee invites you to Jazz Under Glass, a celebration and fundraiser to support community-based programming at the Dudley Greenhouse. Jazz Under Glass will feature the Fred Woodard Quartet with guest vocalist and emcee Fulani Haynes as well as fashions presented by The House of Nahdra. Ticket price includes food from neighboring chefs, entertainment, greenhouse tours, and family activities.
When: Sunday, June 7th
Where: Dudley Greenhouse
11 Brook Ave, Roxbury
Cost: $25/person, free for children under 12.

Boston City Farm Fest | May 9

city farm fest flyer
Come to Boston City Farm Fest!
Purchase seedlings, compost, fertilizer, and other supplies for your garden and have gardening questions answered by community volunteers. Bring a soil sample for your garden to make sure your soil is safe to grow in, and learn what to do if it's not. (Instructions here.) Bring along children to explore the flourishing greenhouse and participate in children's art projects. Seedlings are sold on a sliding scale from $3-5 per pack, and compost is available at $5 per bag (in our bags) or less in your own containers. 
When: Saturday, May 9, 11am to 2 pm
Where: Dudley Greenhouse
11 Brook Ave, Roxbury
For more info: contact Allegra Wiprud, 781-259-8621 x68,

Food For Thought | Feb 7

the food project workshops flyer

The Food Project is offering Grow Well, Eat Well, and Be Well workshops from now until April! Come to the next workshop, a Be Well workshop, where you can interact about food justice and the food system!

*RSVP is recommended but not required for this event*

When: Saturday, February 7th


Where: The Dudley Greenhouse

11 Brook Avenue, Roxbury

To RSVP: email Jess Liborio at or call (781)259-8621 ext. 12


Caribbean Cuisine Workshop | Feb 7

the food project workshops flyer

The Food Project is offering Grow Well, Eat Well, and Be Well workshops from now until April! Come to the next workshop, an Eat Well workshop, where you will learn how to cook Jamaican and other Caribbean cuisine!

*RSVP is required for this event*


When: Saturday, February 7th


Where: 555 Dudley Street, Dorchester

To RSVP:  email or call (781)259-8621 ext. 68


City Farm Fest | May 10

The Food Project is hosting City Farm Fest on May 10 from 11am to 2pm! Come to the Dudley Greenhouse (11 Brook Ave) to seed and garden. Don't miss this exciting event! For more information, click HERE.

Canning Basics | August 13

The Food Project presents 3 exciting workshops for Grow Well, Eat Well, Be Well. All workshops require advanced registration by phone or email: or 617-442-1322x68. Children ages 13+ are welcome to join their parents.
Canning Basics (August 13):
Preserve the summer's bounty in this hands-on class! Discuss canning equipment and safety measures, try out a few recipes and explore healthy ways to add flavor to food! Canning Basics will take place from 6:00pm to 8:30pm on August 13 at The Food Project Kitchen (555 Dudley Street in Dorchester).
Cooking With Your Neighbor (Sept. 14):

Jazz Under Glass | June 9


Don't miss Jazz Under Glass from 6pm to 8pm on June 9 in the Dudley Greenhouse. The Dudley Greenhouse is a community greenhouse in the Dudley neighborhood of Roxbury. It is located at 11 Brook Ave. This is a great opportunity for a night filled of fun, food and music. The cost is $25 per person (free for children under 12) which includes complimentary food from neighborhood chefs. For information and tickets, call 617-442-1322 x13 or visit
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