Tour and Events Calendar

Speaking Engagements and Events

Miranda and I are available for lectures, workshops, consultations and in-services on a wide variety of permaculture topics.  In-services for teachers can be paired with a consultation on a school garden.  Please contact for appearance fees at dianeckennedy@prodigy.net, rather than using the comments section of this blog which can be unreliable.

At A Glance:

Events at Finch Frolic Garden

Monthly Open Tours:(the third Sunday at 10 am sharp)

Our two-hour tour is an information-packed introduction to permaculture class set throughout Finch Frolic Garden. Followed by a Q&A session, you will leave full of inspiration of projects and improvements that you can do immediately, no matter what size property you have.

Our tours begin promptly at 10 AM; please leave time for signing in and using the restroom. Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes, and please prepare for the weather.

Besides the monthly Open Tours, private group tours of Finch Frolic Garden are held by appointment for groups of 5 – 15 people, Thursdays – Mondays.  Cost for all tours is $15 per person, children under 5 are free; ages 6 – 10 are $5.  Please reserve and receive directions through dianeckennedy@prodigy.net. No pets.  Photos but no video are allowed. Tours may be cancelled due to extreme weather conditions. Tours for school children are also available.

Monthly Workshops: We asked what you’d like to learn about, and we listened! Held the fourth Saturday of the month from 2-4 (unless otherwise noted). Cost of the program is $20 per person. You can use the PayPal ‘Donate’ button on the homepage to pre-pay, or pay when you come. Please RSVP to dianeckennedy@prodigy.net, even if you’ve said so on a Meetup.  Homemade vegetarian refreshments will be provided; students may wander Finch Frolic Garden before or after the program. We look forward to seeing you there!

Workshop: Soil! How to change dirt into gold. Sat. April 28, 2-4 pm.  Is your property just dirt? Want to find out how to make beautiful soil without chemicals or expensive additives? In this talk we’ll reveal the incredible world of soil to you, how it affects all other life on the planet and even controls the weather. Then we’ll explore soil types and methods of building excellent soil. Soil samples for identification are welcome. Workshops are $20 per person. Homemade vegetarian refreshments are provided. Please RSVP to dianeckennedy@prodigy.net.

               Upcoming Public Speaking Engagements and Events :

Read our gardening tips about natives on the Moosa Creek Native Nursery Newsletter! Every month we’ll give permaculture advice and fascinating information about California native plants. Visit Moosa Creek’s website and become enthralled by our beautiful native plants!

 

 

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