GATHERING GARDEN FREE WORKSHOP OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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FREE WORKSHOP

SEED SAVING FROM YOUR GARDEN!

September 8th

from 12 to 1:30

at the Gathering Garden, NIC Campus

930 Hubbard St. CdA

Jessica Mannon, True to Seed Coordinator, Gathering Garden Manager and Master Gardner will speak about the importance of seed saving and give a demonstration on saving tomato seeds using the fermentation method.

Chris Ostrander, Expert seed saver will be giving seed saving tips for the beginner and demonstrate how to separate, thresh and screen seeds to prepare them for proper packaging and storing.

IDAHO DISCOVERIES NATURE AND ART DAY CAMP 2019

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This year's theme is BIRDS and campers will bird watch while hiking in the woods and along stream and pond, study bird nests and eggs,  make bird masks and bird feeders.  They will also design a bird and do other nature crafts.  Different camp days for youth 4 to 11 in June.

Your camper will make a bird feeder, compare nesting boxes of various birds and learn about different bird habitat needs.

Nature crafts and art projects about birds including journaling, painting, clay modeling, and plaster of Paris bird tracks (and for older campers - paper mache birds, shadow box art, etc.) will be part of each day's activities.

GATHERING GARDEN FREE WORKSHOP OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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How to Create An Efficient Composting System

July 21, 2019 from 11AM to 12:30PM at the Gathering Garden, NIC Campus, 930 Hubbard St., CdA

Greg Torline, Homesteader and creative builder will demonstrate how easy it is to build your own backyard composting station. The Gathering Garden will also provide handouts with instructions on how to build a compost bin.

Ryan Herring, WSU Master Composter and Engineer will speak about the types of composting, what to compost and the steps to take to create a perfect compost pile. He will also teach participants how to maintain a compost pile and how to know when your compost is ready to add to your garden.

 

Upcoming Events

Jun
5
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9:30 am IDAHO DISCOVERIES NATURE AND ART... @ Fernan Family Farm
IDAHO DISCOVERIES NATURE AND ART... @ Fernan Family Farm
Jun 5 @ 9:30 am – Jun 21 @ 3:00 pm
IDAHO DISCOVERIES NATURE AND ART DAY CAMP 2019 @ Fernan Family Farm | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States
The theme for this year’s KEA Camps is “BIRDS”. Birds are everywhere, in wood, fields, wetlands, and even deserts. How do birds fly? How many kinds of feathers are there? What do birds eat? How do birds build a nest? What do different bird eggs look like? There are so many interesting facts about birds.[...]
Jun
23
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
Jul
7
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Jul 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
Jul
21
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
11:00 am Free Gathering Garden Event- How... @ Gathering Garden
Free Gathering Garden Event- How... @ Gathering Garden
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
How to Create An Efficient Composting System July 21, 2019 from 11AM to 12:30PM at the Gathering Garden, NIC Campus, 930 Hubbard St., CdA Greg Torline, Homesteader and creative builder will demonstrate how easy it is to build your own backyard composting station. The Gathering Garden will also provide handouts with instructions on how to[...]
Aug
4
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
Aug
25
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
Sep
8
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
Sep
22
Sun
9:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
Oct
5
Sat
8:00 am The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
The Gathering Garden Community W... @ The Gathering Garden
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Gathering Garden serves as an outdoor classroom to gather, learn, share, and celebrate the benefits of sustainable living. Join us for Community Work Days at the Garden! Attend a scheduled work party where we garden together for a few hours and then share the available harvest. 
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