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Matt Ballard

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October 2021

Emotional Resiliency Skills

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

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Yoga & Breathing

October 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

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Simple, Healthy Cooking

October 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

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Farm at Penny Lane Tours

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

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Horticulture Therapy

October 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

October 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

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Farm Crew

October 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

October 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

October 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

October 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

November 2021

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

November 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

November 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Farm Crew

November 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

November 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

November 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

November 4 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

November 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

November 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Farm Crew

November 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

November 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

November 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

November 11 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

November 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 15 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

November 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

November 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Farm Crew

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

November 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

November 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

November 18 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

November 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

November 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Farm Crew

November 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

November 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

November 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

November 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

November 25 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

November 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

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Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

November 29 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

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Brushes with Life

November 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

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Music & Writing Open Mic

November 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

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Farm Crew

November 30 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

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December 2021

Emotional Resiliency Skills

December 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

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Yoga & Breathing

December 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

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Simple, Healthy Cooking

December 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

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Farm at Penny Lane Tours

December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

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Horticulture Therapy

December 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

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Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 6 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

December 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

December 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

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Farm Crew

December 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

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Emotional Resiliency Skills

December 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

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Yoga & Breathing

December 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

December 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

December 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

December 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

December 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Farm Crew

December 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

December 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

December 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

December 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

December 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

December 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

December 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

December 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Farm Crew

December 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Farm Crew is a therapeutic and vocational group for individuals wanting to learn and practice gardening skills in a supportive environment. In-Person group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 3:00-4:30pm   To register or if you have any questions, please contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager,…

Find out more »

Emotional Resiliency Skills

December 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

This group focuses on learning and/or increasing skills for anxiety reduction and management, mindfulness or relaxation strategies and other resiliency practices for living in the moment. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Wednesday from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions,…

Find out more »

Yoga & Breathing

December 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

yoga

This group focuses on using yoga therapy techniques to promote wellness and reconnect the mind and body. Sessions may include gentle stretching and twisting, yoga postures, breathing techniques and guided imagery. The instructor emphasizes listening to yourself, making your own choices and feeling  empowered. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC…

Find out more »

Simple, Healthy Cooking

December 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

This class provides education and instruction for simple, healthy meals on a limited budget. Staff will deliver produce from the Farm at Penny Lane to use for the upcoming session. Cook along and socialize with each other in our own kitchens. Beginners encouraged to attend. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Tours

December 23 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane gate

Tour the UNC Farm at Penny Lane and get an in depth look into all of the alternative recovery programs including the horticulture greenhouse, PAWS, Tiny Homes community and more.   Time: Weekly on Thursdays from 2-5pm By appointment only Contact: Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »

Horticulture Therapy

December 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

farm at penny lane greenhouse

Horticulture Therapy is a complementary therapy, which uses plants and gardening to promote health and wellness. This holistic therapy is rooted in the principle that plants and people share the rhythm of life. Both plants and people grow and change and respond to nurture and climate. Participants will find that as they tend their plants…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Farm at Penny Lane Garden Volunteer

December 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 20, 2021

volunteers at the unc farm at penny lane

Enjoy the great outdoors as a garden volunteer at the UNC Farm at Penny Lane. Individuals and groups welcome, each volunteer day allows up to a group of 10. Anyone under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian, but exceptions are made for youths with a driver's license. We meet as a community…

Find out more »

Brushes with Life

December 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Tree of Knowledge artwork

The Brushes with Life Arts Program is a creative arts program for people in treatment at the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health. Through the creation of visual art, poetry, film, and music, participants find healing and move toward recovery. By connecting with the larger community around their work, they promote a broader…

Find out more »

Music & Writing Open Mic

December 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Music notes

This open mic session provides participants the opportunity to play an instrument, sing, and read poetry. Remote/Virtual group session hosted by the UNC Farm at Penny Lane.   Time: Weekly on Tuesdays from 1-2pm Ongoing, rolling registration To register or if you have any questions, please contact Matt Ballard, Farm Program Manager, 919-445-0665

Find out more »
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