A passion for permaculture and organic farming drove local couple Ian and Candice Stevenson to establish Tiny House Farm in Grayson County, VA. While working as a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Ian recognized the need for a proactive approach to help educate and promote healthy and organic eating habits. Candice’s experience in Marketing and Videography[…]
The Grayson LandCare March meeting will be our Annual “Care Talks” series. Modeled after TED Talks, these short presentations will feature projects that received mini-grant funding from LandCare in 2017. Ideas for new projects will also be presented. Grayson LandCare awards mini-grants up to $500 for projects led by members that have significant interest and fit our[…]
On Saturday, May 5th, 2018 Grayson LandCare invites students from Grayson County and the City of Galax (including homeschoolers), grades 8-12, to submit projects to the 10th Annual Land Stewardship Competition Projects should explore opportunities in our community to: Increase livelihoods Enhance the environment, and Improve quality of life Students first submit a written report to our Land[…]
We are excited to announce that Steve Burgess, an international Landcare member from Kandanga, Australia, will visit Grayson LandCare and speak Monday, Jan 15th at 7 pm. Steve, the 2016 Bob Hawke LandCare award winner, resides in the Kandanga community which is very similar to our community in the Twin Counties. He will discuss how[…]
Don’t miss the Free Markets Christmas Shop! Date changed to Wednesday, December 13th from 10am-4pm due to snow.
December 16th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Free Market is hosting a crafting workshop using items donated to the market. Join us to learn a craft and take home a delightful Christmas decoration for your home or a gift to give.
Saturday, December 16th, 10:00 am come out to the park, meet your neighbors and walk with Santa! Meet at Grayson Parks, 85 County Park Lane, Independence.
Monday, December 18th, 6:00-8:00 pm Meet at the Free Market on 21 north of Independence Join us for a cup of good cheer as we celebrate the holidays together. Bring a drink, appetizer, or dessert to share.