GardenNews.biz - Feb 18,2017 - DENVER BOTANIC GARDEN - MORE ADULT CLASSES
The Cook’s Herb Garden
Thursday, April 6, 6-8 p.m.
$54, $49 member
Discover the numerous health and taste benefits of growing an herb garden. This course covers growing, harvesting and culinary uses of seven of the most popular herbs including marjoram, parsley, sage, rosemary, thyme, chives and basil. Make an all-purpose, garden seasoning blend and have a delicious, gourmet herbal meal. Take home an herb blend and an extensive handout with recipes and growing instructions.
Intro to Beekeeping
Tuesday, April 11, 6-9 p.m.
$41, $36 member
This introductory class is designed for people who are interested in beekeeping but are not sure if they have the time, space and resources to move forward. Participants learn about equipment and supplies, cost, tasks and time commitment.
April 18, 6-9 p.m.
$36, $32 member
Learn how to clean up soil – especially if past treatments are unknown – and select the best products to use in the garden. Discuss the proper use of organic materials and how they can harmful if not used correctly. Also learn about the value of homemade remedies that keep the environment, pets and pollinators in mind.