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Spring Plant Sale

By Mary Riley | April 30, 2021 |

Gardeners and plant enthusiasts are invited to shop for organically grown vegetable, flower and herb plants at the White Violet Farm greenhouse. Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Friday,…

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Wabashiki Wetland Cleanup

By Mary Riley | April 10, 2021 |

Note: Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the time for this event has changed to 3:30–5:30 p.m. As part of our Earth Day is Every Day activities, we invite…

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Earth Day Every Day: How land, animals, plants and poop are all connected

By John-Michael Elmore | April 5, 2021 |

It all starts when our alpacas lift their tails. A journey begins that has a shared ending: the restoration of our land.

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Earth Day should be every day

By Mary Riley | March 31, 2021 |

It can seem a bit daunting but there is still a path for us all to work together to heal our planet

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Welcoming the Spring Equinox

By Sister Mary Moloney | March 19, 2021 |

As we celebrate Spring Equinox and begin spring gardening chores, we may want to think of gardening as prayer.

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Farmers must power through whatever Mother Nature dishes out

By John-Michael Elmore | February 16, 2021 |

With the cold and snowy weather now upon us, raise your cup for all the farmers and workers who brave the elements this winter.

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Winter blues? Farmer Tara recommends a little friluftsliv!

By Tara Elmore | February 9, 2021 |

Norway has a word and cultural keystone called friluftsliv, which means “open air life.” It’s a celebrated tradition to dress for the weather.

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Our Letter to President Biden

By Sisters of Providence | February 7, 2021 |

‘We stand with you especially in your commitment to prioritize climate change solutions.’

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White Violet Center interns: Meet the fabulous four!

By Sister Mary Montgomery | January 20, 2021 |

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice recently welcomed two new interns to our program. Meet them and our two seasoned interns.

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‘Tis the Season of Visions and Dreams

By Sister Marilyn Kofler | December 17, 2020 |

We invite your support and encouragement by adding your name to this letter

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White Violet Center Farm Tour

By Mary Riley | November 21, 2020 |

Take a 90-minute tour of White Violet Center for Eco-Justice. See where we grow our certified organic produce and beautiful flowers. Feed the chickens and take a selfie with an…

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White Violet Center Farm Tour

By Mary Riley | November 21, 2020 |

Take a 90-minute tour of White Violet Center for Eco-Justice. See where we grow our certified organic produce and beautiful flowers. Feed the chickens and take a selfie with an…

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Teaching, caring, inspiring for all creation. A ministry of the Sisters of Providence, White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana was established in 1996. Here you’ll find a herd of alpacas, a flock of laying chickens, a 5-acre USDA certified organic garden, orchards, bee hives, a Farm Store, nature trail and internship opportunities.

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