June 4, 3pm - Succulent Frames

Workshop: Succulents are pretty enough to frame, so why not use them to create a picture perfect vertical garden to hang on a wall? Workshop include frame and succulents.  Limit 15. $40

 

June 11, 3pm - Broken Pot Garden

Workshop: Just like it sounds...only a lot more glamorous in the end! Pots broken strategically to reveal a secret garden scene complete with terraces and stairs, all in a terracotta pot. Limit 10. $45

 

June 17, 11am - Kids Garden Activity: Butterfly Release

Children of all ages love to see LIVE butterflies awake and take flight right from their hands. This activity starts off with an education chat about butterflies, then a fun related craft project, followed by the grand finale of the butterfly release. Great photo opportunities! Limit 32. $10

 

June 24, 10am-3pm - Fairy Festival

Wear your wings and bring your wand! A day of everything to do with Fairy Gardening! Workshops, crafts, and Fairy Garden Scavenger Hunt. All ages. Click HERE for a list of activities you can sign up for.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unless specified as a Kids Garden Activity, workshops are mostly geared for adults.

However, we absolutely welcome children and parents to work together on any listed workshops.

September 9, 2pm - Hypertufa Leaf Casting

Workshop: Hypertufa is a mix of concrete, perlite, and peat that makes a great lightweight medium to make containers or molds. This workshop will use hypertufa and large leaves from the garden to make a planter or just a work of art for the garden. Project can be picked one week later. Limit 15. $35

 

Mum Festival Workshops

September 30, 11am - Scarecrow Making

Have fun making your own scarecrow to decorate your yard or garden for fall! We will supply the hay, the post, burlap for a head, and some clothing for stuffing. Feel free to bring clothing that you no longer want for use and sharing. $10

 

September 30, 1pm - Fairy Doors

Kids and adults can both can get crafty making their one of a kind Fairy Door to put on a trees, in a garden, or in their room. Fairy Doors are magical doors that only Fairies can open! Painting, embellishing, and gluing involved. $10

 

October 1, 11am - Pumpkin Decorating for Grown-Ups

Take pumpkin decorating to a whole new level of fun! Decorate your pumpkin with dried flowers, sedums, and other ‘found’ treasures from the garden and woodland. Limit 15 $30

 

October 1, 1pm - Fairy Doors

Kids and adults can both can get crafty making their one of a kind Fairy Door to put on a trees, in a garden, or in their room. Fairy Doors are magical doors that only Fairies can open! Painting, embellishing, and gluing involved. $10

 

October 1, 2pm - Hydrangea Wreath $30

Dried hydrangea blooms look good for a long time. Attach and fill in a wire wreath frame to create a beautiful wreath. Limit 10. $30

 

 

 

 

 

October 7, 1pm - Woodland Fairy Workshop

A craft for all ages using natures art supplies found only in Autumn.  Make your own Woodland Fairy to add to your fairy garden. $7

 

October 7, 3pm - Decorated Mini Pumpkins

Decorate miniature orange or white pumpkins using succulents and other natural materials. $7

 

October 8, 1pm - Woodland Fairy Workshop

A craft for all ages using natures art supplies found only in Autumn.  Make your own Woodland Fairy to add to your fairy garden. $7

 

October 8, 3pm - Decorated Mini Pumpkins

Decorate miniature orange or white pumpkins using succulents and other natural materials. $7

 

 

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380 New London Road, Salem, CT 06420