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 email@example.com, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. No pets. Photos but no video are allowed. Tours may be cancelled due to extreme weather conditions. Tours for school children are also available.
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!
California Native Plant Society Workshop: Create a California Native Garden: Ready-Set-Go!
Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018, 9:00 am to 3:15 pm
Place: UCSD-Scripps Sumner Auditorium, 8596 La Jolla Shores Dr, La Jolla TICKETS Online only: $55 includes admission to all five sessions and catered box lunch from the university. Diane will be on the discussion panel at 1:00: “Installation: Planting, Watering and Mulching.”
October 2, 2016 –
We'll be having a booth at Fallbrook's Stagecoach Sunday. It is a fundraiser for the Fallbrook Land Conservancy. Swing by for a ride in a stagecoach, some great food, live music, lots of activities and information for the kids, and yes, a beer garden. It is October after all. At the Palomares House on Stagecoach Road in Fallbrook. We'll be showing the permaculture in the local parks, how to do swales, have a drought-tolerant lawn, and more. Come say, "Hi!"