Hugh Courtney: Biodynamic Prepmaking Workshop for Yarrow, Stinging Nettle and Silica

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
Sat, 06/22/2019 (All day) to Sun, 06/23/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast

Hands on workshop for making Yarrow, Stinging Nettle and Silica.
June 22 and 23, 2019. Premier preparation maker, Hugh Courtney will take participants through the process for making Yarrow, Stinging Nettle and Silica. Participants learn how to distinguish good preparations and how & when to stir and apply them. Discussions include where and how to obtain materials and additional ways to use these preparations. Scholarships available.
For more workshop information phone: Hugh Courtney C:276-229-9536.

Hugh Courtney: Biodynamic 2019 Fall Practicum

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:00 to Sun, 11/03/2019 - 12:00
Region: 
East Coast

Hands on workshop for making the nine Biodynamic Preparations.
Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:00 noon to Sun, 11/03/2019 - 12:00 noon
Premier preparation maker, Hugh Courtney will take participants through the process for making all nine of the biodynamic preparations. Participants learn how to distinguish good preparations and how & when to stir and apply them. Lectures and discussions include where and how to obtain materials, use of the biodynamic calendar, additional ways to use the preparations, Homeopathy for the Family Farm, and BD Compost Making. Scholarships available.

Biodynamic Plant Sale

Type: 
Community Event
Date: 
Fri, 05/17/2019 (All day) to Sun, 05/19/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast
Additional Event Info
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Don’t miss this opportunity to buy beautiful, healthy, biodynamically raised bedding plants for your garden. For eating, you will find all your favorite vegetables and many varieties of tomatoes. For seasoning, we offer a huge variety of annual and perennial herbs: Everything from Anise Hyssop and Basil to Thyme and Summer Savory. And then there are the flowers! Perennials like Echinacea, Rudbeckia, Yarrow, and more, and annuals from Alyssum and Asters to Sunflowers and Zinnias.

Dandelion Festival

Type: 
Community Event
Festival
Date: 
Sun, 05/05/2019 -
11:05 to 17:00
Region: 
East Coast

A celebration of Spring!

Sunday May 5, 2019
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
KK's Biodynamic Farm
59945 Main Road
Southold, NY 11971
kkthefarm@gmail.com

Free Admission! Adorn yourself with Dandelions and celebrate this golden friend of the Farm.
Educational Workshops~ Live Music~ Hula Hooping~ Drumming~ Kids Crafts~ Face Painting~ Wild EdibleTastings

Wood-Fired Sourdough Bread Baking

Type: 
Workshop
Class
Date: 
Sat, 11/02/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast
Additional Event Info
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Sourdough bread

Come join us as we celebrate the health, joy, and tradition of artisan sourdough bread baking at the Honeybee Sanctuary. This workshop will delve into the life and vitality of natural yeast, the light and health of freshly milled grains, and the all-encompassing warmth of our Quebec Earth Oven. Each participant will have the opportunity to practice and witness the process, as practical learning will be paired with demonstration and lecture.

Sun Hive Workshop

Type: 
Workshop
Class
Date: 
Fri, 10/11/2019 (All day) to Sat, 10/12/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast

Learn to build the Sun Hive out of natural materials

Since the very beginning, Spikenard has not only worked with traditional hive types, but has designed and worked with hives that support the vitality and health of the honeybee by utilizing natural materials with high insulation value and forms that approach roundness. In this workshop we will demonstrate how to build a sun hive. Participants will learn how to make the paste that covers the outside of the basket.

One Week Intensive Study

Type: 
Workshop
Class
Date: 
Tue, 08/06/2019 (All day) to Sat, 08/10/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast

An opportunity to renew, rejuvenate, reconnect and rejoice at the Sanctuary, with honeybee therapy, garden therapy, perception exercises, painting, music, inspiring lectures, group discussion and biodynamic food.

Spikenard Honeybee Sanctuary/Waldorf Workshop

Type: 
Workshop
Class
Date: 
Wed, 07/10/2019 (All day) to Sat, 07/13/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast

A four day workshop dedicated to the Honeybees and Waldorf Schools, in light of the 100-year anniversary (celebration) of Waldorf Schools in the world. This workshop includes pedagogical tools for teaching about the bees and a workbook for bringing bees into the schools. Practical work with the bees is part of the workshop as well as guidance for pollinator planting and transforming the gardens and landscape.