Winter Classes for Adults

December - February

The Kitchen Herbalist
Learn how to make natural medicines to promote health and wellness with common herbs and spices already in your kitchen. We’ll also cover herbals for ailments from the common cold and flu to digestive troubles and burns. Using herbs, oils, vinegars, and honey, explore how to infuse herbs into daily nutrition and healing. Learn medicinal attributes, energetics and uses of ten common herbs. Take home herbal recipes to keep in your medicine cabinet and a handout. Note: $3 discount for members.
Feb. 6, Saturday, 10:00 AM - Noon, $25

Make Your Own Mozzarella
Learn the basic skills as well as what basic equipment is needed to make this classic cheese. Discover the difference between types of milk and how they can effect curd development as well as other ingredients needed. Recipes provided. We will be making two different mozzarella cheeses in class that you can sample. Note: $3 discount for members.
Feb. 6, Saturday, 1-3 PM, $20

Botany of Flowering
Go beyond pistils and stamens to discover the secrets of how and why plants flower. Find out why some plants bloom in spring while others wait until fall. Uncover the compounds that create unique colors in petals and leaves. Use microscopes for a close-up of plant and flower parts.
Note: $3 discount for members.
Feb. 13, Saturday, 10 AM – Noon, $18

Grow your Own Veggies
Create your own food-producing gardens at home. Get tips on garden size, site selection, container possibilities, choosing seeds and transplants. Learn how and when to plant, tend and harvest your garden. Note: $3 discount for members.
Feb. 20, Saturday, 10 AM – Noon, $18

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May 1–Sept. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.–Fri.
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Oct. 1–Apr. 30
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9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
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