|March 12, 2011|
|10:00 am||to||12:00 pm|
School Orchards Workshop
Instructor Tom Bettman will teach participants how to incorporate fruit trees into your school’s garden or grounds. We will focus on choosing an appropriate site, crop and variety for the trees, as well as basic tree care.
When: Saturday, March 12th from 10 AM-12 PM
Where: Camas Ridge Community School, at 1150 E 29th in Eugene
The School Garden Project will provide participants with fruit trees for their school after the workshop. SGP workshops are free for Member School teachers and volunteers, or for a suggested $10 donation for the public.
Have fun joining your friends and neighbors Friday, Saturday and Sunday January 21st through the 23rd while learning how to live better sustainably at the Good Earth Home, Garden and Living Show. The NLC Committee on Sustainability is sponsoring a series of workshops and seminars. Click on the title on this post to see the list .
Fri. Jan. 21, 6:30pm-7:20pm Herbs at Home – Rene Minz
Fri. Jan. 21, 7:30pm-8:20pm Victory Gardens For All – Charlotte Anthony
Sat. Jan. 22, 11:00am-11:50am Raising Urban Chickens – Teresa Damron
Sat. Jan. 22, 12:00pm-12:50pm Transition Towns – Denise Christine
Sat. Jan. 22, 1:00pm-1:50pm Preserving Pickled Foods – Master Food Preservers
Sat. Jan. 22, 2:00pm-2:50pm Beekeeping – Morris Ostrofsky
Sat. Jan. 22, 3:00pm-3:50pm Green Living;Getting Children Involved – Mary Wood
Sat. Jan. 22, 4:00pm-4:50pm Transforming a Suburban Property – Jan Spencer
Sat. Jan. 22, 5:00pm-5:50pm Finding Free Software – Craig Topham
Sat. Jan. 22, 6:00pm-6:50pm Worm Composting – Rodney Bloom
Sun. Jan 23, 11:00am-11:50am Compost Basics – Master Composters
Sun. Jan 23, 12:00pm-12:50pm Solar Cooking – Carlos Barrera
Sun. Jan 23, 1:00pm-1:50pm Creating Neighborhood Gardens – Anne Donahue
Sun. Jan 23, 2:00pm-2:50pm Intersecting Green Living and Green Transport – Doug Black, Tracy Smith, LTD’s Point 2 Point Solutions, Jim Wilcox, BikeLane Coalition
Sun. Jan 23, 3:00pm-3:50pm Back to Basics: Local Food Initiatives in Bethel Neighborhood – Aleta Miller