Mead Tasting & Intro to Lavender • $25 • Register
Friday, April 12th • 5pm-7pm
Join us for a really special evening with Honeygirl Meadery and Sunshine Lavender Farm. You’ll get an informative introduction to mead along with a tasting of four different Honeygirl meads paired with local cheeses. There will be mead for sale during and after the class. In addition, Dale and Annie Baggett of Sunshine Lavender Farm will discuss best practices for growing lavender in our climate in the garden and in containers. You’ll also learn about using lavender in beverages, appetizers, main dishes and desserts, get to sample some yummy snacks, and leave with recipes and menu ideas that span the seasons!
Lavender 101 • $35 • Register
Saturday, April 13th • 10am-12pm
Dale and Annie Baggett of Sunshine Lavender Farm will make a return appearance for this lavender-focused class. Learn how to grow and care for lavender in southern gardens, and get all of your questions answered. You’ll get hands-on instruction on how to plant, care for and harvest this incredibly versatile herb. Plus you’ll pot up a plant of your own in an eco-friendly fabric pot. In no time at all you’ll be inhaling the soothing scent of fresh lavender at home!
Class fee includes a lavender plant to take home with you.
How to Create a Bird-Friendly Yard with the New Hope Audubon Society • FREE • Register
Saturday, April 27th • 11am-12pm
We are excited to have Barbara Driscoll, Co-Chair of the New Hope Audubon Society’s Bird Friendly Habitat Committee, joining us for a talk on how to make your yard a haven for birds. Learn about what birds to expect in our area and practical steps you can take to attract and support our feathered friends throughout the year.