Sargent-Downing Gardens at 724 Wolcott Ave Beacon Ny is pleased to offer the following classes and workshops in July.
Stories and Masks of Western Africa - this is a 2 day workshop 7/7 and 7/14. 1-3pm. Taught by Alejandro Lopez. Exploring how nature is presented in art and stories.
Music in the Garden - Sundays 7/7 and 7/14 4-6pm. Come and play or listen to this music jam in the garden. Bring a blanket for your self and a dish to share to this potluck.
Starting 7/18. 11-1 The Nature of Things. This is a class set to explore nature through science and Art. Learn about insects, pollinators, Bubbles!! Build a terrarium or maybe a wind mill!
This is a six week session. Materials fee of $5.00 per class
July 20 1-2 Making Jewel-Weed soap. Taught by Sarah Elizabeth and Sheryl Glickman(Notions-n-Potions)
This class includes a walk to identify Jewel-weed and the proper way to harvest and dry herbs.
Materials fee of $3.00
July 27 10am. Summer Herbs with Sarah Elizabeth. Take a walk through our garden and surrounding area to learn about what bounty awaits. Edible herbs and how to plan and care for them.
Pre-registration isn't necessary but is encouraged for all classes.
Check our web-site for all updates. www.sdgardens.com