We are thrilled to be harvesting our own sweet yellow cherry tomatoes to be used in café specials! Don't miss all things local this August! #farmtotable #Foodforgood #Thekitchencafe #Billingsforgecommunityworks #Hartfordhasit #Eatlocal ... See MoreSee Less

We are thrilled to be harvesting our own sweet yellow cherry tomatoes to be used in café specials! Dont miss all things local this August! #farmtotable #Foodforgood #Thekitchencafe #Billingsforgecommunityworks #Hartfordhasit #Eatlocal

 

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Looks delicious!!!!

Do you know the cafe team at our Library Cafe? Check out how they celebrate Birthday's! Happy Belated Birthday Logan! #foodforgood #tinyhats #teamwork #hplct #lovewhereyouwork #allsmiles Kitchen at Hartford Public Library ... See MoreSee Less

Do you know the cafe team at our Library Cafe? Check out how they celebrate Birthdays! Happy Belated Birthday Logan! #foodforgood #tinyhats #teamwork #hplct #lovewhereyouwork #allsmiles Kitchen at Hartford Public Library

All aboard the Asylum Hill Fresh Express! Did you know you could take this shuttle bus from Aetna and The Hartford to The Farmers' Market at Billings Forge? ... See MoreSee Less

All aboard the Asylum Hill Fresh Express! Did you know you could take this shuttle bus from Aetna and The Hartford to The Farmers Market at Billings Forge?

 

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Awesome to see it is still going!

What great recipes have you created with eggplant? Share your recipes by commenting below!

Find this fantastic veggie at the market this week, we're open every Thursday next to 539 Broad Street in Hartford from 11am-2pm.
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What great recipes have you created with eggplant? Share your recipes by commenting below! Find this fantastic veggie at the market this week, were open every Thursday next to 539 Broad Street in Hartford from 11am-2pm.

Shop for your groceries at a farmers' market this week!
The farmers' market is the best place to shop because you don't have to second guess, your food is fresh! Visit ohsnaphartford.com to see which markets are near you. Catch us, next to 539 Broad Street in Hartford this Thursday from 11am-2pm.
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Shop for your groceries at a farmers market this week! The farmers market is the best place to shop because you dont have to second guess, your food is fresh! Visit ohsnaphartford.com to see which markets are near you. Catch us, next to 539 Broad Street in Hartford this Thursday from 11am-2pm.

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Billings Forge Community Works

Stop in the Kitchen at Billings Forge today for our special, a house made black bean burger with arugula, red onion and chipotle mayo on multi grain. While you are here, treat yourself to a white chocolate cupcake with raspberry curd filling! #foodforgood #thekitchenstbillingsforge #eatdessert ... See MoreSee Less

Stop in the Kitchen at Billings Forge today for our special, a house made black bean burger with arugula, red onion and chipotle mayo on multi grain. While you are here, treat yourself to a white chocolate cupcake with raspberry curd filling! #foodforgood #thekitchenstbillingsforge #eatdessertImage attachment

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Billings Forge Community Works

Mark your calendars! Our 10th Annual Farm to Table Dinner is Thursday September 13th. Grab your tickets today by visiting secure.qgiv.com/for/bfcwb/event/790260/ #farmtotable #billingsforgeworks #foodforgood #jobtraining #foodaccess #fundraiser #hartfordhasit ... See MoreSee Less

Mark your calendars! Our 10th Annual Farm to Table Dinner is Thursday September 13th. Grab your tickets today by visiting https://secure.qgiv.com/for/bfcwb/event/790260/ #farmtotable #billingsforgeworks #foodforgood #jobtraining #foodaccess #fundraiser #hartfordhasitImage attachmentImage attachment

 

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Kiley Foster Mattsson

Summer continues, as does celebrations! Order one of our Housemade Ricotta with Honey and Grilled Breads platter. Pair this with a summer rose to keep that summer vibe going strong! Call 860-727-8752 to order #foodforgood #summereating #thekitchencatering ... See MoreSee Less

Summer continues, as does celebrations! Order one of our Housemade Ricotta with Honey and Grilled Breads platter. Pair this with a summer rose to keep that summer vibe going strong! Call 860-727-8752 to order #foodforgood #summereating #thekitchencatering

 

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Holy smokes that looks good!

Bert says come on in for lunch today! #foodforgood #billingsforge #currychicken #hartfordhasit #quickfreshlunch #eathealthier #billingsforgecommunityworks ... See MoreSee Less

Bert says come on in for lunch today! #foodforgood #billingsforge #currychicken #hartfordhasit #quickfreshlunch #eathealthier #billingsforgecommunityworks

 

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Hi Bert! 🧡

Time is running out! Did you buy your tickets yet? Enjoy a three-course seated meal prepared by our Guest Chef Jeff Daigneau from Lattitude Restaurant, assisted by our culinary job trainees. Find your tickets here secure.qgiv.com/for/bfcwb/event/790601/

#foodforgood #guestchef #billingsforge #culinary #hartfordeats #cteats #specialevent #ctevents #hartfordhasit #farmtotable #thekitchen #firebox
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Time is running out! Did you buy your tickets yet? Enjoy a three-course seated meal prepared by our Guest Chef Jeff Daigneau from Lattitude Restaurant, assisted by our culinary job trainees. Find your tickets here https://secure.qgiv.com/for/bfcwb/event/790601/ #foodforgood #guestchef #billingsforge #culinary #hartfordeats #cteats #specialevent #ctevents #hartfordhasit #farmtotable #thekitchen #firebox
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Farmers' Market at Billings Forge

Our outdoor Summer Farmers’ Market begins June 7th. We are always looking for new vendors to join us in providing access to fresh and local fruits and vegetables. Apply now for the 2018 Summer Farmers’ Market season. Interested? Click here to complete a vendor application or contact us at (860)548-9877 or email jocelyn@billingsforgeworks.org.

10th Annual Farm to Table - Sept. 13th

Thanks to ongoing support from folks like you, Billings Forge Community Works is able to provide job training, food access programs and sustainable social enterprises to help people change their lives. We hope you can join us to celebrate all that we have achieved together and enjoy an evening filled with spectacular food and wine, friends, and the opportunity to give back locally.

Purchase your tickets today!

Guest Chef Dinner Series

Join us at one (or all!) of our special Guest Chef Dinners at Firebox Restaurant in support of Billings Forge Community Works’ job training program. Our on-the-job initiatives provide training for participants with multiple barriers to employment seeking to rise above poverty, homelessness, past addiction or incarceration. Enjoy a three-course seated meal prepared by our guest chef of the evening, assisted by our culinary job trainees.

Monday, April 30th | 5:30 p.m Guest Chef Bill Carbone
Chef & OwnerDish Restaurant Group (Sorella and Dish ‘n Dat)

Menu Sneak Peek: Pan Seared Maine Diver Scallops with Anson Mills
pencil cob grits and redeye bacon jam.

Monday, June 18th | 5:30 p.m Guest Chef Scott Miller
Chef & Chief Operating Officer and Partner – DORO Restaurant Group
(Treva, Àvert, Artisanal Burger Company)

Monday, August 13th | 5:30 p.m Guest Chef Jeff Daigneau
Chef & Owner – Lattitude Restaurant in West Springfield, MA

Tickets for the three-course seated meal, with pre-cocktail party and wine pairings are $75 and seating is very limited. Purchase tickets here.