Events and Happenings are listed in chronological order, please scroll down to get to the most current date. We have a busy year on our hands and we look forward to a beautiful season filled with lavender and blooms! Follow us on Instagram for weekly news.
Bethlehem Food Co-op 4th Artisan Fair and Earth Day Festival. The Lavender Farmette will be participating again and this year it gets bigger!
Location: St Francis Center for Renewal, Bethlehem, PA 18017
Time: 11 to 4 pm
Florence will be hosting a “ Chocolate and Lavender ” workshop at the
Rodale General Store … Delicious details and times to come soon!
Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market. We love this market in the cutest of park! We’ll be selling our flowers, lavender and lavender products there each Sunday. Follow us on our Instagram page to find out what is in season each week.
We will be at Seed Farm 3rd Annual Plant Sale featuring key speaker Mike McGrath from “you bet your garden” radio show. Florence will be conducting a workshop: “Make a Flower Crown” and we’ll be hosting a pop-up shop with our Lavender Farmette products under our tent.
Location: 5854 Vera Cruz Road, Emmaus, PA. 18049
Time: Saturday May 13, 9:00 to 3:00 pm
This year you’ll be able to find our gorgeous flowers, and lavender products each Thursday at the Memorial Park Macungie Farmers’ market. Follow us on our Instagram page to find out what's in season each week.
Location: 50 north Poplar St, Macungie, PA. 18062
Time: 4 to 7 pm
This year, we launched our first Flower CSA (Community Supported Agriculture)! We offer a limited amount of shares with three pick-up locations starting at 4 different dates throughout the season. The first June session is already filled but we get gorgeous flowers in the summer and fall too. Pre-ordered single bouquets with pick-up at the farm are also available. Here for details.
Yoga at The Lavender Farmette. Join Laurel Attanasio for a fun flow in the barn that will inspire you to move organically, breathe deeper and connect with the beautiful nature that surrounds you. Following yoga, learn with Florence and Marlow Rodale about the history of the farm, how lavender is grown and how it can be used and also learn some great organic gardening tips. Locally inspired light refreshments and fare will be served. All participants will also receive a lavender sachet filled with Lavender grown at the Farmette. Other Lavender infused items will be available for purchase.
Only 30 Spots! Grab Yours!
Join Erica from Emmaus Yoga for a flowing session in the barn. Same listing as above
Only 30 Spots available.
VegFest, August 26 from 11am – 6 pm on the SouthSide Greenway in Bethlehem, PA.
Pottstown Gardening Club presentation "Lavender for Art and Soul" and pop-up sale
Farewell to Summer Festival, Emmaus PA, at the Triangle. 10 am to 3 pm
Yoga with Laurel. Back by popular demand, the amazing Laurel will be at The Lavender Farmette from 10:30 to 1:00. Follow this link to reserve your spot now as the class fills up fast. http://laurelattanasio.com/calendar-of-events/
Bethlehem Garden Club presentation, "Lavender for Art and Soul" and pop-up sale.
"Power of the Purse" we are so pleased to be invited as a vendor to this event again.
Join women in your community for a fun-filled evening of shopping and socializing in support of WLC's Signature Projects. Get your holiday shopping done early with local Lehigh Valley vendors at our annual Power of the Purse event. Proceeds from the event help fund Women’s Leadership Council supported programs at The Literacy Center, ProJeCt of Easton, and Central and Lincoln Elementary Schools. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. For tickets follow this link http://www.unitedwayglv.org/events/wlc-power-of-the-purse
St Francis for Renewal 3rd Holiday Craft Fair, 395 bridle path road Bethlehem PA 18017. Saturday, November 4, 9 am to 3 pm
Bethlehem Christmas City Village, November 17, 18, 19; 24, 25, 26. December 1,2,3; 8,9,10; 15,16,17 . Bethlehem, PA right off Main street. We will be in a cute little chalet selling our lavender products and our dried floral arrangements.
EVENTS, PRESENTATIONS AND POP-UP SALES
JUNE 24, 2017
YOGA with Laurel Attanasio. Mark your calendar. Details will be announced early Spring.
DECEMBER 2,3,4, & 9,10,11 & 16,17,18, 2016
Please come and visit us for your holiday shopping at the Christmas City Village in downtown historic Behtlehem, PA. Look for the Lavender Farmette in one of the charming chalets scattered through Main street. Rain, shine or snow, 11 AM - 8 PM: Fridays and Saturdays. 11 AM - 5 PM: Sundays
NOVEMBER 25 THROUGH JANUARY 1ST
We will have a selection of our lavender products at RE-find Allentown Gallery Holiday Sale, located on the Allentown Art Walk. Florence will have some of her prints available as well. For hours call 610 841 4866
NOVEMBER 18-20 & 25-27 / DECEMBER,1-4, 8-11 & 15-18, 2016
Selected Lavender Farmette products will be available at the A Natural Alternative booth at the Christkindlemarkt in Bethlehem PA. The market will run: Nov. 18-20 & 25-27. Dec. 1-4, 8-11 & 15-18.
NOVEMBER 12, 2016
We will support the effort of Eyer School in Macungie, PA, November 12 from 11:am to 3:00 pm by participating in their Arts and Crafts fair. The event is organized by Kid Citizens in support for Turning Point Lehigh Valley, an organization that provides help to victims of domestic violence.
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
We will be at the United Way Women’s Leadership Council 2016 Power of the Purse event, Wednesday, November 9, 5:30 to 8:00 pm. Cedar Crest College, Allentown PA
NOVEMBER 3, 13, 20
Saucon Valley Farmers Market from 9 am to 1 pm, weather permitting.
OCTOBER 18, 2016
For all the ladies in need of lavender pampering, we will participate in the Ladies Night! Lehigh Valley Martial Arts, October 18 from 6:30 to 9:00 pm. 3601 Nazareth Rd, Easton, Pa 18045
OCTOBER 2, 9,16, 23, 30
Saucon Valley Farmers Market from 9 am to 1 pm, weather permitting. Fresh, seasonal flowers will not be available towards the end of the month, but dried lavender bouquets and arrangements including lavender, yarrows, celosias, larkspurs and more will be available along with our lavender products.
OCTOBER 8, 2016
YOGA at the Lavender Farmette with Laurel Attanasio. 30 spots available. Details of the event https://www.facebook.com/TheLavenderFarmette/ , follow this link for registration http://laurelattanasio.com/calendar-of-events/
SEPTEMBER 17 and 18, 2016
The Lavender Farmette will be one of the artisans at the Historic Bethlehem Museums and Sites Christmas City Artisan Pop-up Shop September 17 and 18. A curated exhibition and sale at the Single Sister’s House, 44 West Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018 United States. http://www.visitpa.com/pa-events/christmas-city-artisan-pop-shop
JULY 10, 17, 24, 31. AUGUST 14, 28, SEPTEMBER 4,11,18, OCTOBER 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, NOVEMBER tbd
The Lavender Farmette will be at the Saucon Valley Farmers' Market. The market runs from May to November, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. We sell our fresh flower bouquets, dried lavender (fresh in season), and an array of lavender products including essential oil, floral water, sachets and more.
JULY 11, 2016
Parkland garden Club presentation and pop-up sale.
JUNE 24, 2016
Bethlehem Garden Club: visit, presentation and pop-up sale.
APRIL 30, 2016
The Lavender Farmette will be at the Bethlehem Food Co-op Craft fair in Bethlehem, PA. with new sachet collections and the usual goodies from the farm. Here is the link to the information
MARCH 15, 2016
Reading Garden Club, Wyoming Public Library, March 15, 2016: Lavender presentation and pop-up sale
NOVEMBER 14 AND 15, 2015
Pop-up sales and photo exhibition at the Lavender Farmette Studio. Details will be posted on the Lavender Farmette Facebook page closer to the date.
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
The Lavender Farmette will be one of the vendors at the annual United Way Women's Leardership Council 2015 Power of the Purse event. Thursday, Nov.12, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m, Cedar Crest College, Allentown.
OCTOBER 26 to FEBRUARY 20, 2015
The Shumei Arts Council presents “Returning to the Source,” a photography exhibition by Florence and Anthony Rodale from October 26, 2015 to February 20, 2016 (Monday – Saturday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm) at Shumei Hall Gallery, 2430 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107, Tel: 626 584 8841.
OCTOBER 17, 2015
Wreath Making Workshop: Saturday, October 17, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m, Rodale's General Store, Emmaus PA. All material included, seating is limited. Call 610 928 1050 for registration and details.
JULY 18, 2015
As part of Emmaus Bastille Day Celebration week,
At Amber Connection in Emmaus PA, Thursday, July 18 between 6 and 8 PM
Discussion about cultivating lavender and demonstration of some of its uses. Some Lavender Farmette products will be available for sale.
Details the Morning Call: http://events.mcall.com/events/bastille-day-celebration1
Allentown Garden Club presentation: Gardening with lavender for Art and Soul presentation, and pop-up sale. May 14, 12:00 - 2:00pm
April 7, 12:00- 2:00pm, Emmaus Garden Club presentation: Gardening with lavender for Art and Soul part II, and pop-up sale.
April 18, The Bethlehem Food Co-Op will host its second annual craft fair on Saturday, April 18 from 11am-4pm and the Lavender Farmette will be there! The fair will be held at Christ Church UCC (Center & Market Sts. in Bethlehem). Admission is free, and the event is open to the public.
In support of the Lower Macungie Historical Society, The LavenderFarmette will be attending the LMTHS BARN EXPO event, Sunday March 22, 2015 as one of the vendors. Barns and farms are disappearing at an alarming rate in the Valley as well as the history attached to them. If you are concerned by the historical preservation of this area, this event, led by a panel of experts on the topic, should be of interest. Details at www.lmthistory.org
Pop-up sale at the Banana Factory art center in Bethlehem, PA. 5:30 - 8:00 pm (open to public)
Presentation and pop-up sale at the New Comers Club of Lehigh County, PA. January 13, 12:00 - 2:00pm
"A Touch of Provence on Your Holiday Table", a Lavender Farmette event hosted by the Rodale General Store, Emmaus, PA. Saturday, December 13 from 2-4 pm. Free demonstration and special sale on selected products.
Fundraiser for the Emmaus SWIM/DIVE Team, October 8, 2014.
The Lavender Farmette's lavender sachets, FotoBloom™ cyanotypes on fabric and other lavender products will be available for sale at the Philadelphia Flower Show from March 1 to March 9, 2014.
Look for Rodale General Store's tables in the Organic Gardening magazine's booth.
HEALING THROUGH THE ARTS
All About Lavender: A Pure Essential Oil with Endless Uses For Home, Health, and Happiness
Lucey Harley, Independent Young Living Essential Oils Distributor
Florence Rodale, Owner of The Lavender Farmette
Saturday, March 8, 2014 -- 12:30 – 4 PM
2158 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown PA 18103
$ 25 per person, seats are limited. For reservation: 610.433.2345 or heather@HTTA.org
Products will be available for sale. A portion of the proceeds benefits HTTA.
FLORENCE RODALE Photographs
Saturday, April 5, 2014 -- 4:00pm.
Chateau Loudenne, St. Yzans-de-Medoc, France
Show will be up until June 6, 2014
EMMAUS GARDEN CLUB
Presbyterian Church, N.2nd and Cherokee streets, Emmaus, Pa 18049
Florence Rodale, owner of www.thelavenderfarmette.com, will be speaking about her artisanal and local lavender production.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 -- 12:00 pm.
For information: 610 966 4181
ALLENTOWN GARDEN CLUB’S GARDEN TOUR
The Lavender Farmette ‘s garden will be one of the stops on the Allentown Garden Club’s Tour in 2014. Our lavender plants should be in bloom by then, birds will be singing and butterflies and bees doing what they do best. Get on the tour, and celebrate the summer solstice with us, rain or shine. Lavender products will be available for sale.
June 21, 2014 -- 9:00- 4:00 pm
For tickets and details: Shortgarden@yahoo.com or 610 395 0903
This Friday, February 6th 2015, the Lavender Farmette will be at the Banana Factory in Bethlehem, PA! We will be set up in studio 243, on the second floor, with some handmade lavender products from our production.
Do you need a thoughtful Valentine’s Day gift? How about creating some olfactory memories for someone special?
Did you know that lingerie and lavender sachets were made for each other?
How about the relaxing scent of a pure lavender essential oil, GMO-free, soy wax candle for a romantic evening?
Or perhaps, spraying your bed linen with the invigorating scent of a lemongrass hydrosol on Valentine’s Day evening? I leave the rest of the story to your imagination…
The Lavender Farmette - Florence Rodale Studio
Friday, February 6 – 5:30 to 8:00 pm
Studio # 243
CASH OR CHECKS ONLY.
We grow lavender following organic methods. Our products are made in my studio in small batches and/or limited quantities to ensure freshness, come early!
Holiday Sale: I will be at the Rodale General Store in Emmaus, Pennsylvania, December 13, 2014 from 2-4pm to share many ways to use lavender each day and introduce a couple of new products. See you there!
If you’re going down to the Philadelphia Flower show this week, look for my FotoBloom™ Cyanotype Sachets and other Lavender Farmette products in the Organic Gardening magazine booth!
The Lavender Farmette will be joining forces with Healing Through the Arts (HTTA) and Young Living Essential Oils for an exciting presentation/workshop about lavender, March 8th, 2014.
Products will be available for sale, and a portion of the proceeds will go to support the important work that HTTA does in the Lehigh Valley. See the details below.
Welcome to The Lavender Farmette studio!
Today we go live!