10:15 am-12:15 pm
Connolly Ranch presents sustainable living workshops for parents and other adult community members and visitors on the second Saturday of each month. Experts on organic gardening, beekeeping, composting, canning and more will lead informative two-hour workshops each month.
Saturday, August 9
Back to School, Back to the Garden
This workshop will introduce participants to the concept of year-round garden planning based on the school calendar. It will include many family-friendly activities that can fit into a short amount of time in the evenings or weekends to ensure a successful year-round harvest.
Demonstrations and activities include: making decomposable seed pots, creating a “soil-less seed-starting medium, preparing to start crops from seed, sowing two kinds of kale seeds, and transplanting fall/winter crops into the garden.