Garden Maintenance 101

Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA, United States

Description So you’ve planted a garden — now what? In exchange for our care and attention, gardens can offer us nourishment, beauty, and a space to connect with the natural world. As the summer season begins, you might be wondering how to encourage a healthy and bountiful garden throughout the year! In this maintenance-focused class we’ll discuss tips and techniques to help your plants, soil, and garden companions thrive. In this class, we will focus on: This in-person class will

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Make Herbal Infusions

Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Turn herbs from your garden into culinary and medicinal infusions. Herbs like mint, fennel, lavender and chamomile are easy to grow and can be made into healthful and delicious homemade products. Learn how to grow, harvest and utilize garden herbs in your kitchen pantry and medicine cabinet. Plus, you’ll leave with a small sample to test and enjoy! In this class we will:  This in-person class will take place indoors and outdoors. It will include a conversational lecture, a

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Garden Maintenance 101

Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands 5513 S Cloverdale St, Seattle, WA, United States

Description So you've planted a garden — now what? In exchange for our care and attention, gardens can offer us nourishment, beauty, and a space to connect with the natural world. As the summer season begins, you might be wondering how to encourage a healthy and bountiful garden throughout the year! In this maintenance-focused class we'll discuss tips and techniques to help your plants, soil, and garden companions thrive.In this class, we will cover: This in-person class will take place

Start Your Fall & Winter Garden

Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands 5513 S Cloverdale St, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Mid-summer is the perfect time to start planning your fall and winter garden so that you can keep eating fresh vegetables all year. For fall and winter harvests, it's important to get seeds and starts in the garden early enough to allow them growth while the sun is still shining. A little planning and effort now will pay off deliciously during the dark days of winter! In this class we will: This in-person class will be outdoors with hands-on

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Intro to Seed Saving

Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Do you have a favorite tomato or lettuce variety that you grow every year? Learn how easy it is to save seeds from your favorite plants, with enough seed left over to share with others. Explore the reproduction details of common crops, make a plan to save for next season, and then have fun threshing and winnowing seeds.In this class you will learn: This in-person class will include a conversational lecture with show & tell, a tour of the

Basic Canning

Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands 5513 S Cloverdale St, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Enjoy your summer harvest all winter long! Learn what you need to know to start safely canning fresh food at home. You'll leave with the skills you need to can jams, tomatoes, chutneys, quick pickles and more. In this class we will: Demystify food safety and alleviate fears of botulism Introduce water bath canning basics including necessary equipment, basic process and expert tips for being successful Learn the best types of food to preserve through canning and recipes for

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Cover Crops Demystified

Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Late summer and early fall are great times to seed cover crops in the garden for the cool season! These special plants have many benefits to offer, and they can be confusing when you are beginning to incorporate them into your growing practices. Join us for a workshop to learn how to take advantage of this organic technique that helps to build fertility, provide habitat, and protect the soil! We’ll discuss: This in-person class take place outdoors, and will

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