WE’RE BACK! Taste Test AND Cooking Workshop this Friday, 9/20!

We are looking for volunteers for two NOM events this Friday, September 20th. The first event is a taste test at Mary Hogan, and this month we will be serving SWEET PEPPERS!

At Mary Hogan, there will be four shifts: one prep shift from 10.30-11.00am, and three serving shifts from 11.30am-12pm, 12-12.30pm, and 12.30-1pm. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday if you would like to volunteer for any or all of these shifts! Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about carrots.

The second event is a cooking workshop at the Teen Center: from 3:30-4:30pm, also this Friday. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday if you would like to volunteer for this workshop (feel free to sign up for as many shifts as you’d like, at either/both places)!

If you want to learn more about what NOM does, check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, please visit our website at go/nomemail us at nom@middlebury.edu, or contact Caroline Arthaud at carthaud@middlebury.edu. 

Also, if you are interested, please join our email list through this link and/or new GroupMe through this link

Final Taste Test of the Semester!

We are looking for volunteers for our LAST taste test of the semester with local, in-season produce this Friday, May 10th at Mary Hogan Elementary. We will be serving a recipe using this month’s VT Harvest of the Month: MIXED GREENS! Don’t miss it!

At Mary Hogan, there will be four shifts:

One Prep Shift: 10.45-11.30am

Three Serving Shifts: 11.30-12pm12-12.30pm12.30-1pm

Please fill out this Google Form by Thursday at 5pm if you would like to volunteer for any or all of these shifts. (Please sign up for multiple if you can!)

Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about the featured harvest and other VTHOM initiatives.

If you are curious about what NOM does, want to check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, please visit our website at go/nomemail us at nom@middlebury.edu, or contact Caroline Arthaud at carthaud@middlebury.edu.

We hope to see you there!

Taste Test at Cornwall this Friday – 5/3!

We are looking for volunteers for our upcoming taste test with local, in-season produce this Friday, May 3rd at Cornwall (Bingham Memorial School). This month we will be serving SMOOTHIES featuring May’s Vermont Harvest of the Month: mixed greens!

There will be two shifts: one prep shift from 11 – 11:45am, and one serving shift from 12:45 – 1:30pm. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 6pm if you would like to volunteer for either/both of these! 

Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about mixed greens​ and general VTHOM initiatives.

If you want to learn more about what NOM does, check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, please visit our website at go/nomemail us at nom@middlebury.edu, or contact Caroline Arthaud at carthaud@middlebury.edu 

NOM x Relay for Life – SMOOTHIE MAKING!

We are looking for volunteers to help us make SMOOTHIES at the Relay for Life event this Sunday, April 28th from 2.30-3.30pm! If you are interested in volunteering (just for an hour!), please fill out this Google form.

A bit about Relay for Life … 

Relay for Life is a fundraising event that occurs every spring to fundraise money for the American Cancer Society. Join us now to CELEBRATE the lives of the survivors who are still battling cancer, REMEMBER those we have lost, and FIGHT BACK through promoting healthy lifestyles, providing information support, and funding cancer research!

If you have any questions, as always, please contact us at nom@middlebury.edu or carthaud@middlebury.edu. We look forward to seeing you there!

Taste Test this Friday 4/15 at Mary Hogan!

We are looking for volunteers for a taste test with local, in-season produce this Friday, April 19th at Mary Hogan Elementary. We will be serving a recipe using this month’s VT Harvest of the Month: CARROTS!

At Mary Hogan, there will be four shifts: one prep shift from 10.45-11.30am, and three serving shifts from 11.30am-12pm, 12-12.30pm, and 12.30-1pm. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 5pm if you would like to volunteer for any or all of these shifts! 

Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about carrots and VTHOM initiatives.

If you are curious about what NOM does, want to check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, please visit our website at go/nomemail us at nom@middlebury.edu, or contact Caroline Arthaud at carthaud@middlebury.edu. 

Also, if you are interested, please join our new GroupMe through this link

nom nom nom Taste Test AND Workshop this Friday 4/12!

We are looking for volunteers for two NOM events this Friday, April 12th. The first event is a taste test at Cornwall, and this month we will be serving CARROTS!

At Cornwall, there will be two shifts: one prep shift from 11 – 11:45am, and one data collection and serving shift from 12:45 – 1:30pm. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 6pm if you would like to volunteer for either of these Cornwall shifts! Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about carrots.

The second event is a cooking workshop at the Teen Center: from 3:30-4:30pm, also this Friday. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 6pm if you would like to volunteer for this workshop (feel free to sign up for as many shifts as you’d like, at either/both places)!

If you want to learn more about what NOM does, check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, please visit our website at go/nomemail us at nom@middlebury.edu, or contact Caroline Arthaud at carthaud@middlebury.edu. 

Also, if you are interested, please join our new GroupMe through this link

nom nom nom Taste Test this Thursday 3/21 at Cornwall!

We are looking for volunteers for our upcoming taste test with local, in-season produce this Thursday, March 21st at Cornwall Elementary School. This month we will be serving MAPLE!

At Cornwall, there will be two shifts: one prep shift from 11 – 11:45am, and one data collection and serving shift from 12:45 – 1:30pm. Please fill out this Google form by Wednesday at 6pm if you would like to volunteer for either of these Cornwall shifts!

Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about maple.

If you want to learn more about what NOM does, check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, feel free to email us at nom@middlebury.edu.

nom nom nom Taste Test this Friday 3/15 at Mary Hogan!

We are looking for volunteers for a taste test with local, in-season produce this Friday, March 15th at Mary Hogan. This month we will be serving MAPLE SYRUP!

At Mary Hogan, there will be four shifts: one prep shift from 9-10am, and three serving shifts from 11:30am-12pm, 12-12:30pm, and 12:30-1pm. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 5pm if you would like to volunteer for any or all of these shifts!

Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about maple syrup.

If you want to learn more about what NOM does, check out other upcoming volunteer events, or have any questions about taste tests, feel free to email us at nom@middlebury.edu.

nom nom nom Taste Test AND Workshop this Friday 3/1!!

We are looking for volunteers for two NOM events this Friday, March 1st. The first event is a taste test at Cornwall, and this month we will be serving CABBAGE!

At Cornwall, there will be two shifts: one prep shift from 11 – 11:45am, and one data collection and serving shift from 12:45 – 1:30pm. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 6pm if you would like to volunteer for either of these Cornwall shifts! Before the taste test, feel free to browse through the Vermont Harvest of the Month Curriculum to learn a little bit more about cabbage.

The second event is a cooking workshop at the Teen Center from 4-5pm, also on Friday. Please fill out this Google form by Thursday at 6pm if you would like to volunteer for the workshop!

If you have any questions, feel free to email us at nom@middlebury.edu. We look forward to volunteering with you!

Spring Volunteer Dinner and Training/Info Session

Want to learn more about what NOM does?

Want to volunteer with NOM but not sure where to start?

Been to a taste test, but want to learn about other volunteer opportunities?

Craving a delicious, healthy meal?

Then come to our Spring Volunteer Dinner and Training/Info Session this Tuesday, February 26th from 6:30-7:30pm in the Center for Community Engagement! In addition to sharing a meal with your fellow NOM board members and volunteers, you will have an opportunity to learn more about what exactly NOM is all about, what volunteer opportunities are currently available and how to get involved. This dinner is open to all students — no previous volunteer experience with NOM required!

If you plan to attend the dinner, please RSVP using this Google form by Sunday, February 24th and let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.