Garden Event List

December 2, 2022
December 3, 2022
  • Create a Winter Centerpiece
    Date: December 3, 2022
    Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: The University of Vermont Horticulture Research Center, 65 Green Mountain Dr, South Burlington, VT 05403, USA


    Description:

    The holidays are a time to create a fresh holiday arrangement with greens and cuttings of wine-red dogwoods, fir, pine, cedar, and more.  Materials and instructions will be provided.  Bring your own arrangement container, pruners, even your own garden cuttings if you choose.  Each class limit is 12, materials cost included in fee.

    Members $40   Non-members $45

    https://fhfvt.org/events/create-a-winter-centerpiece/

  • UVM Extension Master Gardener Conference
    Date: December 3, 2022
    Time: 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

    Location: On-line via Zoom


    Description:

    We are thrilled that Dr. Doug Tallamy, a University of Delaware professor and author, will be giving the morning keynote address at our annual conference on Dec. 3. 

    Tallamy, a champion of biodiversity, will describe ways to bring nature and ecosystem functions into home landscapes. The Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology professor is the author of Nature's Best Hope, Bringing Nature Home and The Nature of Oaks as well as more than 80 research articles. He has taught courses in insect taxonomy, behavioral ecology, humans and nature and other areas for 32 years. 

    The conference, which is open to the public, will take place via Zoom from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

    Register at https://go.uvm.edu/2022gardeningconference
    More info, contact debra.heleba@uvm.edu or 802-656-1777

  • Create a Winter Centerpiece
    Date: December 3, 2022
    Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: The University of Vermont Horticulture Research Center, 65 Green Mountain Dr, South Burlington, VT 05403, USA


    Description:

    The holidays are a time to create a fresh holiday arrangement with greens and cuttings of wine-red dogwoods, fir, pine, cedar, and more.  Materials and instructions will be provided.  Bring your own arrangement container, pruners, even your own garden cuttings if you choose.  Each class limit is 12, materials cost included in fee.

    Members $40   Non-members $45

    https://fhfvt.org/events/create-a-winter-centerpiece-afternoon/

December 8, 2022
  • Upper Valley Seed Savers Monthly Gathering
    Date: December 8, 2022
    Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm


    Description:

    Monthly Potluck Meetings of the Upper Valley Seed Savers

    We welcome new members to our meetings. Come and enjoy good food, discussions about seed saving, planning of seed saving projects, sharing of resources and all things seedy.

    Winter: 5:00 PM on the 2nd Thursday of each month in the Classroom/Library at the Upper Valley Food Co-op, 193 North Main Street, White River Junction, VT 05001

    Summer: 5:00 PM on 2nd Thursday of each month at members' gardens.

    Questions? Contact us at: uvseedsavers@gmail.com

  • Year-round Indoor Salad Gardening
    Date: December 8, 2022
    Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Location: City Market Onion River Co-op, 207 Flynn Ave, Burlington, VT 05401, USA


    Description:

    Learn how to grow an indoor salad garden with Peter Burke! This workshop will focus on growing a steady supply of a variety of fresh green sprouts with only a cupboard and a windowsill. Ready to harvest in just 7 to 10 days, grow greens that are good for both fresh salads and to cook in a stir fry! Whether it is winter or you’re living in an apartment, there is no reason not to have a garden. Peter Burke will show you how to grow the bulk of your salad greens indoors, about 12-14 ounces a day! Great for you locavores out there, there is nothing more local than your own windowsill.

    Class will be held in the Community Room of the South End store, and materials will be provided. Please do not attend if you feel unwell or have been a COVID close contact.

    JOIN WAITLIST
    https://www.citymarket.coop/calendar/2022-12-08/year-round-indoor-salad-gardening

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