NEW! Hands-on Garden Workshop Series
Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds
286 Waverley Ave. Newton 02458
This March while we wait for the ground to thaw, come get hands-on experience and add to your plant skills. The workshops cost $25 per adult ($20 students, seniors, members), which covers museum admission and materials. Pre-paid registration is required. Call 617-641-9142 to register. All workshops will be held at the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue.
Saturday, March 8, 11:00 AM
Learn how to make more of your indoor and outdoor plants in this hands-on workshop. Discover how to root stem cuttings, divide roots, and even grow new plants out of a leaf. Take home some of the plants we work on.
Saturday, March 15, 11:00 AM
Get into the garden season early this year by learning the easy, practical art of saving seeds from common garden vegetables. This hands-on workshop led by Shelley Otis, Manager of Coggeshall Farm Museum in Bristol, RI will also cover the relevance of heirloom plants & historic flowers. Take home some rare heirloom seeds.
Saturday, March 22, 11:00 AM
Use your Herbs
Love your garden herbs and want more uses for them? In this hands-on workshop you will learn to make essential oils, lip balm and more from plants in your garden. Take home samples of what we make.