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What’s Happening in the Orchard? – April 2019
Kimmel Orchard | April 12, 2019
April is here and it finally looks like spring might be here to stay. I am sure there will be a few weather glitches along the way, but we will take them over the 12 plus inches of snow we still had...
What’s Happening In The Orchard? – March 2019
Kimmel Orchard | March 26, 2019
It is officially Spring 2019. It seems like it has been very slow coming but, this may be the closest to normal that we have seen in a few years. Two years ago, the whole orchard was in bloom at this...
What’s Happening In The Orchard? – February 2019
Kimmel Orchard | February 18, 2019
Here we are, February 2019, and we have already had almost 30 inches of snow at Kimmel Orchard and Vineyard. Of those 30 inches, 23 inches came in 2 snow events just a few days apart changing the...
My Garden
Kimmel Orchard | August 21, 2018
So, What’s Happening in The Orchard? Wow! It is already August and apple season is just around the corner. But, before Kimmel Orchard can really start to think about picking apples, we need to harvest...
So, What’s Happening In The Orchard? – July 2018
Kimmel Orchard | July 23, 2018
July in the orchard is a busy time of year. Even though it tends to be hot and dry during July everything continues to grow. If we are lucky enough to catch a rain, then everything really grows well...
KHN Resident Amina Gautier PhD wins PEN/Malamud Award
KHN Center for the Arts | May 9, 2018
KHN resident writer Amina Gautier PhD has won the prestigious PEN/Malumud award. A excerpt from May 9, 2018 press release: "Washington, DC—Joan Silber and Amina Gautier have been selected to receive...