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upcoming virtual garden workshops

Posted: June 17 2020

From the Trustees Boston Community Gardens, check out their virtual workshop offerings to stay engaged and learning this growing season!

Know your Weeds
Tonight! 6/17 6-7PM - FREELearn how to identify common garden weeds, know if they're edible or medicinal, and manage them if they're troublemakers. 
Pre-register for zoom link

Trellising 101
Tuesday, 6/23 5-6PM - FREEReview of a variety of trellising techniques for tomatoes, peas, beans, cucumbers, and squash. We will discuss recommended materials and have a live demonstration on how to construct them yourself. 
Pre-register for zoom link

Herbal Extracts: Tinctures, Elixirs & Oxymels
Wednesday, 6/24 5-6PM - FREEJoin Roxbury-based herbalist-in-training and urban gardener Taina Vargas to learn how to make a variety of extracts with medicinal and culinary herbs to support your health. 
Pre-register for zoom link

Cooking the Harvest Series, For Kids
Thursdays 6/25-7/16 4:30-5:30PM - FREEA series of interactive virtual cooking classes focused on cooking fresh, seasonal harvests from the garden, hosted by a different guest gardener/chef each week. Make sure to Pre-register for zoom link and ingredients lists ahead of time!

Vegetable Garden Q&A w/ Michelle
Wednesday, 7/1 5-6PM - FREEMichelle de Lima, Trustees Boston Community Gardens staffer and longtime organic gardener/farmer, will be available to answer any gardening questions, from pest identification to plant maintenance. 
Pre-register for zoom link