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Upcoming Events
Your Pictures As Poetry & Prose: Writing From Your Photo Stream

Join us for this 8 Week Workshop at Unity Farm Sanctuary in Sherborn, MA with Kelly DuMar!

Runs Thursdays, 7:30-9:30 pm from September 20-November 8.

Registration is now open for this 8-week creative writing workshop with Kelly DuMar at Unity Farm Sanctuary in Sherborn, MA! Writers of all levels are welcome. We will meet weekly to focus on generating new drafts of poetry and prose in any chosen genre, inspired by your personal photos of all types. We will explore both personal insight and craft elements generated by your photos using Kelly's Guide to Writing Photo Inspired Poetry & Prose. The unique environment of Unity Farm, the animals and access to nature, will be an added element as we explore, through writing and sharing, what it means to offer and experience sanctuary.

Cost: $200 (Note: registration is limited - a deposit of $50 will hold your place).

For more info and to register, click here or e-mail kellydumar@kellydumar.com
About Unity Farm Sanctuary
About Unity Farm Sanctuary: Unity Farm Sanctuary is a non-profit corporation organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for the purpose of providing rehabilitation and permanent housing for distressed farm animals. Located in Sherborn, MA, Unity Farm Sanctuary encompasses 15 acres of farmland, and currently houses around 150 animals that have been rescued from a wide variety of living conditions and situations.

The sanctuary operates alongside Unity Farm LLC, which currently produces certified organic apples and mushrooms as well as honey, compost, and other farm products.

The sanctuary also provides community outreach through classes, workshops, and volunteer opportunities. Classes encompass topics such as organic farming, bee keeping, and animal care. These classes may be offered to educators, visiting school groups, and other local residents and organizations. Qualified volunteers aid the sanctuary on a weekly basis with a variety of tasks, including animal care, cleaning, and feeding.

If Unity Farm Sanctuary's mission has you feeling inspired, there are plenty of ways you can get involved! Check out our "Visit" tab to learn about our in-person opportunities, use any of the circular links at the top of the page to contact us online, or click the "donate" button to learn how you can directly help keep the animals fed and cared for.

Thank you for taking the time to learn about Unity Farm Sanctuary!