Seed Swap & Milk Jug Greenhouse Workshop – Saturday at 11

SEED SWAP & MILK JUG GREENHOUSE WORKSHOP – MARCH 8

Join Spring Creek Homesteading for our Annual Seed Swap and Exchange, Saturday, March 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at State College Friends Meeting House, 611 E. Prospect Ave., with instructors Matt Sullenberger and Justin Wheeler.

Bring seeds to share, as well as baggies, envelopes, or what-have-you to take seeds home with you. Penn State Extension Master Gardener Justin Wheeler will give a demonstration on how to start seeds in milk jug “mini-greenhouses” using the winter sow method and answer gardening questions.  We’ll also share tips on starting seeds and saving seeds for next year.

This event is free and open to the public, a $12 donation is suggested for the workshop portion. Please register by phone (814) 237-0996 or by email.

OTHER UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

  • Saturday, March 8 – Wine from Grape Juice (Pinot Grigio) – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Nittany Valley True Value, 1169 Nittany Valley Drive in Bellefonte. Cost $35.00/person. Call Darrell Furfaro to register: 383-2809
  • Sunday, March 9 – Hands on Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop with Jackie Bonomo of Healing Ground Permaculture. 1 to 5 p.m. at 185 Tussey Sink Road, Centre Hall, PA 16828. Sign up with Jackie via email. Donations accepted.
  • Tuesday, March 11 – Home Beer Brewing – 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Nittany Valley True Value, 1169 Nittany Valley Drive in Bellefonte. Cost $35.00/person. Call Darrell Furfaro to register: 383-2809.
  • Saturday, March 15 – Bread Baking Workshop – 1 to 4 p.m. at 156 West Hamilton Ave. Instructor: Nellie Bhattarai. $12 per person suggested donation; proceeds go to instructor. Register by phone (237-0996) or email.
  • Saturday, March 15 – Homesteaders’ Potluck. 6 p.m. at 156 West Hamilton Ave. FREE. Max. 20 guests. RSVP by phone to Spring Creek Homesteading at 237-0996. Children and elders welcome.
  •  Saturday, March 22 – Wine from Berry Fruits (Red Raspberry) – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 pm. at Nittany Valley True Value, 1169 Nittany Valley Drive in Bellefonte. Cost $35.00/person. Call Darrell Furfaro to register: 383-2809
  • Saturday, April 5 – Wine from Grape Juice (Riesling) – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Nittany Valley True Value, 1169 Nittany Valley Drive in Bellefonte. Cost $35.00/person. Call Darrell Furfaro to register: 383-2809
  • April 5 – Growing Tomatoes in Your Garden – Workshop – 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 156 West Hamilton Ave. Instructor: Matt Sullenberger. $12 per person suggested donation; proceeds go to instructor. Register by phone (237-0996) or email.
  • Saturday, April 12 – Elderberry Wine –  10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Nittany Valley True Value, 1169 Nittany Valley Drive in Bellefonte. Cost $35.00/person. Call Darrell Furfaro to register: 383-2809
  • Tuesday, April 22 – Home Beer Brewing – 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. -at Nittany Valley True Value, 1169 Nittany Valley Drive in Bellefonte. Call Darrell Furfaro to register: 383-2809
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