COMPOSTING
Sep
21
12:00 PM12:00

COMPOSTING

Learn techniques for beginning or improving your home compost system and how to maintain a larger community garden system. We will discuss how to find free materials, how to reduce weed seeds and improve fertility. Options for apartment dwellers will be discussed upon request!

Saturday, Sept. 21st from 12-1:30pm

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GARLIC & ONIONS
Oct
7
9:00 AM09:00

GARLIC & ONIONS

Fall is the perfect time to learn about growing garlic and onions. We will show you how to prepare, space, plant and care for your harvest, how to pull, cure, store, and select next year’s cloves for planting. Save your seeds or sets and you can grow all you need with no cost.

 

Offered in September and October, To Be Announced

PLEASE NOTE: Date and time listed here is subject to change.

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SEED STARTING INDOORS
Jan
31
10:00 AM10:00

SEED STARTING INDOORS

Starting seeds indoors saves us money, lets us get a jump on any growing season and makes maximum use of our space and resources. Learn about lights, heat mats, and seed starting mixes.  Sow using different methods for starting seeds indoors including cell packs and soil blocking. This workshop occurs indoors in the OCS building in the pantry.

To Be Announced for January and February 2020

PLEASE NOTE: Date and time listed here is subject to change.

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SEASON EXTENSION TECHNIQUES at the People's Garden
Sep
13
5:00 PM17:00

SEASON EXTENSION TECHNIQUES at the People's Garden

Here is where to find out how to grow vegetables and harvest year round with a minimum of fuss! No greenhouse required. Learn what loves the cold, what to plant when, and how to protect your crops so that you can harvest every month of the year. It’s not too late to have a garden this year!  We will give away some seeds to anyone who wishes to experiment with winter gardening this year!

Friday, Sept. 13th from 5-6:30pm at the People’s Garden

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BED PREPARATION & PLANTING
Sep
10
9:15 AM09:15

BED PREPARATION & PLANTING

We will show you step by step our no-till technique for planting a bed quickly with less work and fewer weeds during the season. Learn which inexpensive tools are the most useful in the garden.

Tuesday, Sept. 10th  from 9:15 –11:15

Or Friday, Sept. 6th from 5-6:30pm

…or by arrangement

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WATERING & HARVESTING
Sep
9
9:00 AM09:00

WATERING & HARVESTING

Less obvious than it seems, find out when, where, and how much to water a garden for pest and disease resistance and higher yields. The second half of this workshop reveals farmers’ secrets for telling when things are ripe.

Monday, Sept. 9th OR 16th from 9-11am

…or by arrangement.

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SEASON EXTENSION TECHNIQUES at Legion Field
Sep
7
10:00 AM10:00

SEASON EXTENSION TECHNIQUES at Legion Field

Here is where to find out how to grow vegetables and harvest year round with a minimum of fuss! No greenhouse required. Learn what loves the cold, what to plant when, and how to protect your crops so that you can harvest every month of the year. It’s not too late to have a garden this year!  We will give away some seeds to anyone who wishes to experiment with winter gardening this year!

Saturday, Sept. 7th from 10-11:30am at Legion Field

Friday, Sept. 13th from 5-6:30pm at the People’s Garden

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