Don’t miss Old City Green’s Workshops this weekend!By Sasha Scott on September 28, 2012 in Uncategorized
Saturday, September 29th -
12noon TERRARIUM MAKING!
Don’t have outdoor space for gardening? No problem! Heather will teach you all the in’s and out’s of making your own beautiful terrarium. You will have an opportunity to purchase supplies and make one yourself if you wish.
2PM NATIVE PLANTS FOR SMALL URBAN GARDENS
Lisa Caprioglio – www.aldertreegarden.com
Lisa founded Aldertree Garden to share her love of plants and of being outdoors with other people in the Washington, DC area. Taking time to notice the changing beauty of your garden helps you to remember who you truly are.
Sunday, September 30th
11AM VEGGIE GARDENING WITH KIDS
Do your kids think that sungold tomatoes taste better than candy? It they grew it themselves, it will! Bring your kids along for some fun planting activities, and learn some tips to get your children excited about growing and eating their own food!
1PM PUTTING YOUR GARDEN TO BED
Learn the proper way to put your garden beds to rest for the winter. Keep your perennials protected from the harsh winter forcast!
3PM KITCHEN MEDICINE
Tricia McCauley www.nutriciaconsulting.com
Did you know rosemary is for remembrance? Or that oregano is anti-microbial? And what are you supposed to do with all that sage? Discover the medicinal uses of common herbs, with a focus on supporting the immune system as cold & flu season approaches. Bring your questions about harvesting, storing, and using the plants in your garden and your cupboard.