Classes & Events

Fruit Tree Pruning
Time & Date: 11am on Saturday, February 4th
Your second chance to attend one of our most popular classes of the year to learn all about pruning fruit trees. We’ll cover a number of horticultural techniques that control growth, remove dead or diseased wood, and stimulate the formation of flowers.

All About Blueberries – Hybrid Class
Time & Date: 11am on Wednesday, February 8th
Learn the basics on blueberry planting and care to produce the best crop this summer and beyond. We’ll discuss the varieties that are available this year and when they’ll be ready for picking.

Growing Small Fruits – Hybrid Class
Time & Date: 11am on Wednesday, February 22nd
Learn the basics of growing strawberries, caneberries, currants & more! We’ll discuss site and variety selection, pruning and feeding, and basic pest control to increase your yields of popular small fruiting plants.

Getting into Beekeeping – Hybrid Class
Time & Date: 11am on Thursday, February 23rd
This class will provide you with an understanding of the requirements associated with beekeeping, basic tools and equipment, and much more!

Intro to Native Plants – Hybrid Class
Time & Date: 11am on Wednesday, March 1st
We will cover a range of native species of shrubs and perennials that grow well in our local sites and soils.

9th Annual BEEvent Pollinator Conference
Date: Saturday, March 4th
Join us at this event for gardeners, small farmers, community scientists & pollinator enthusiasts – get inspired, and get informed. This is also a great event to grow your understanding of wild native bees, their needs and what we can do to support them.

Missed a class? Go to our Youtube channel to watch class recordings and short tutorials.