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Want to enjoy your own fresh eggs? Backyard Chickens 2/8Workshop

Tuesday, 14 January 2020 10:10

Have you been thinking of living closer to the earth and reducing your carbon footprint? Growing your own food and enjoying your own fresh eggs is a great way to start! It can be a true delight and fun for the whole family. Our annual Backyard Homesteading workshop on Saturday, Feb. 8th, 9:00-11:30 am is designed for people interested in learning how to start a backyard coop and grow healthy, productive chickens for years of enjoyment and fresh food. After the indoor portion of the workshop on raising your own chickens, there will be a tour of the coops and chicken tractors on site, so dress accordingly. Suggested donation for the workshop is $20; $15 for members. Space is limited. Please pre-register by calling 617-333-0924 x22. 

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Join us for the Holiday Open House Opening Reception Dec. 11th from 4-8 pm

Sunday, 01 December 2019 20:27

Please join us at the Opening Reception for our annual holiday open house! Catch the holiday spirit & see our historic Isaac Davenport Mansion decked out in beautiful greens and holiday decorations.

Our annual Holiday Open House kicks-off with an opening reception Wednesday, December 11th from 4-8 pm with light refreshments and hot drinks; suggested donation for the reception is $10, Free for members.

Holiday Open House visiting hours continue daily from Thursday, December 12 - Sunday Dec 15, 11:00 am-2:00 pm daily. Admission to the open house is a suggested donation of $5, members free. To rsvp for the Opening Reception or arrange a group visit, call 617-333-0924 x22.

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Don't miss our fun wreath-making workshop! TWO nights this year!

Thursday, 07 November 2019 10:32

Don't miss our fun wreath-making workshop!
This year - Two nights by popular demand!
PLEASE NOTE! Our second night has been changed to December 10th!!!!
Tuesday, December 3rd, 6:30 pm & Tuesday, Dec. 10th, 6:30 pm
This year, we will hold our popular wreath-making workshop two nights -Tuesday, Dec. 3rd and Thursday, Dec.10th from 6:30-8:00 pm (please note this date changed!). Participants will create a fabulous holiday wreath for their door with locally-sourced fancy evergreens. This workshop will begins with a short demonstration on how to make a wreath base from locally sourced greens. After that, floral designer extraordinaire Lisa Ahern will show how to embellish that plain base and turn it into a custom-made show stopper! All materials provided but feel free to bring your own decorations. The fee for this class is $40; $30 for members. Space is limited and registration is required; call 617-333-0924 x22.

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