Attend a Winter Workshop at Homestead Gardens

Homestead Gardens has announced its line-up of Winter Workshops for the months of January and February. There’s something for everyone on the list including novice and seasoned gardeners and for the kids.

For the adults, Homestead is hosting a “Gardening Done Right” series. Pre-registration is required for the five classes.

In addition, there are three workshops for the kids and a host of other classes for adults covering heirloom vegetables, beekeeping, winterizing your backyard chickens and more.

Listed below are the Winter Workshops being held at the Davidsonville location at 743 West Central Avenue.  Don’t wait to sign-up, the classes are filling up quickly.

Spring will be here before you know it, so get started on your gardening today!

‘Gardening Done Right’ Seminar Series

  • January 18: Preparing Your Soil – 11a.m.
  • January 25: Proper Planting Techniques – 11 a.m.
  • February 2: Renewal Pruning – 11a.m.
  • February 8: Shade Gardening – 11a.m.
  • February 15: Spring Lawn Prep – 11a.m.
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Picture courtesy Homestead Gardens.

Just for Kids Workshops

  • January 18: Build a Birdhouse – 12 p.m.
  • January 26: Snowy Owl Pinecone Workshop – 11 a.m.
  • February 2: Groundhog Day Craft - 12 p.m.

General Winter Workshops

  • January 19: Hummingbirds: 101 -  11 a.m.
  • January 19: Aromatherapy: 101  – 12 p.m.
  • January 19: Winterizing Your Backyard Chickens – 1 p.m.
  • January 25: Cold Frame Basics -12 p.m.
  • January 25: Heirloom Vegetables – 1 p.m.
  • January 26: Plants for Screening & Privacy – 11 a.m.
  • January 26: Beekeeping: 101 – 12 p.m.
  • February 1: Gardening Done Right: Renewal Pruning – 11 a.m.
  • February 1: Gardening for Pollinators – 1 p.m.
  • February 2: Best Houseplant For… - 12 p.m.
  • February 8: Gardening for Stormwater Management – 12 p.m.
  • February 8: Grow a Great Salad! – 1 p.m.
  • February 9: Valentine’s Day Potting Workshop – 12 p.m.

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