gardening

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  • Nurture the inner gardener in your child with a hands-on, fun-filled class geared specifically for them! Each child will leave with a basic understanding of how plants grow and where their fresh vegetables come from. Plus, each child will leave with a soon-to-be pumpkin plant they can care for at home. Saturday, June 8, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.
  • Make your own gorgeous Holiday Wreath from Noble Fir, Pine, Incense Cedar, and other natural Pacific Northwest materials. Ron will demonstrate and give one-on-one help to ensure your wreath will be as beautiful as it is unique! All materials to make a full and festive wreath are included with the price of the class, but participants are encouraged to bring a special keepsake ornament to add to their wreath. Bring pruners and gloves if you have them. Participants must register before Wednesday, December 4th. Sorry, no refunds after December 4th.
    Saturday, December 7th, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.
  • Transform your food scraps into free, nutrient-rich compost for your garden. Master Recycler, Cecilia Warner, will teach you how to set up a bin, basic maintenance, harvest and use of the worm castings. We will also raffle off a starter box of worms for one lucky participant! This event is free. Saturday, July 13, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.
  • Join Farmer Justin as he demonstrates how to pickle these favorite summer vegetables. He'll share his favorite recipes and techniques, along with a sample for you to taste here, and a sample to take with you! We also have all the supplies you'll need, including our own fresh picked veggies, to get you started at home. Saturday, July 27, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.
  • Summer is the time to start planning and planting your fall/winter vegetable garden. We will discuss the best varieties for the Pacific Northwest, sowing and transplanting dates, winter pest, and disease issues, and how to protect your veggies from cold temps. Saturday, July 20, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.
  • Enhance your front porch with a one of a kind Pumpkin Planter! A selection of grasses, fall annuals and your creativity are the only things required for this class.  This class will appeal to children and adults alike! Class fee includes supplies needed to make two planters (one medium, and one small).
    Saturday, November 19, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.
  • Craft your own handmade Thanksgiving centerpiece made with fresh, aromatic mixed greens, fresh flowers, candles, and a bow ready for the Holiday Season. We will walk you step by step through the centerpiece making process, sharing tips on how to get the most out of your materials. Take home a creation you'll be proud to share with your friends and family this Thanksgiving and for weeks after!  Class fee is $30 and includes all materials. Participants must register before Wednesday, November 20th. Sorry, no refunds after November 20th.
    Saturday, November 23, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Attendee information is entered during checkout.