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OLYMPIA, WA

2326 4TH Ave E

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Our team of knowledgeable professionals are skilled in a variety of areas and love sharing their skills with members of our community.   We offer a variety of classes and events throughout the year! Check out our calendar of events listed below or give us a call to find out more!

Join us for one of our classes! Register in store or by phone 360-972-2993!

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS 2020!  

Pre-registration is required for all classes.

Please come into the store or call 360-972-2993 to register.

Watch this spot for online registration coming soon!  

Payment is due at the time of pre-registration.

**All classes subject to 7 person minimum enrollment.  Full refunds will be issued if any class is cancelled .**

 

FERMENTATION! Sunday Feb 9, 12-2pm

$15 per person plus $10 materials fee

This class will cover an overview of several fermented goodies taught by locally certified Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and small acreage farmer Melissa Burgess. Learn about Kombucha, Milk Kefir, Sauerkraut, and lacto-fermented veggies. Every participant will go home with a jar of sauerkraut, some additional items, and printed materials! Please bring 2 quart or half gallon jar to take your kraut home. Two jars are better then one! You can also purchase your jars upon arriving for the class.

***Class is Full***

 

PRUNING and Holistic Management of Home Orchards and Small Fruit!  Sunday Feb 16,

12-2:30pm $20 per person

This class will cover basic pruning techniques for home gardeners with fruit trees and berries, and will also cover topics like soil health, holistic sprays, planting techniques, pollinization, and planning for long-term  harvests. Taught by Eastside Urban owner Brighida deVargas, with over 25 years of agriculture, horticulture, and landscape design experience.

***Class is Full***

 

Year-Round Gardening!  Feb 23, 12-2pm

$15 per person

This class will cover all the basics of planning and planting for a continuous organic harvest in our area!  Learn all about how you can have fresh veggies in every season! This comprehensive class is not to be missed! Taught by Eastside Urban owner Brighida deVargas, with over 25 years of agriculture, horticulture, and landscape design experience.

***Class is Full***

 

SOAPMAKING! Sunday March 1st, 1-3pm

$15 per person, plus $10 materials fee

Back by popular demand! This is a hands-on milk soap making workshop!  Discover the basics of cold process soap, and observe a comprehensive step-by-step soap making tutorial.  You will be taking home a corresponding checklist of materials, FAQ’S, and a recipe to help you begin your own soap making success safely and effectively at home, as well as have the opportunity to take home your own mold and fresh soap from the workshop. Taught by Lydia Tevis of Harmony Heritage Farms, a five generation farm in Mossyrock, WA.

***Class is Full***

 

FERMENTATION! Sunday March 8th, 12-2pm

$15 per person plus $10 materials fee

This class will cover an overview of several fermented goodies taught by locally certified Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and small acreage farmer Melissa Burgess. Learn about Kombucha, Milk Kefir, Sauerkraut, and lacto-fermented veggies. Every participant will go home with a jar of sauerkraut, some additional items, and printed materials! Please bring 2 quart or half gallon jar to take your kraut home. Two jars are better then one! You can also purchase your jars upon arriving for the class.

***Class is Full***

 

HATCH TO HEN! Sunday March 22, 12-2pm

$15 per person

This class will cover everything you need to know about raising your chickens from cute little chick to egg-producing hen! If you've ever wanted to keep chickens, but aren't sure where to begin, this class will give you the info and the confidence you need to get started!

Taught by Beverly King

 

Year-Round Gardening!  Sunday Mar 29, 12-2pm

$15 per person

This class will cover all the basics of planning and planting for a continuous organic harvest in our area!  Learn all about how you can have fresh veggies in every season! This comprehensive class is not to be missed! Taught by Eastside Urban owner Brighida deVargas, with over 25 years of agriculture, horticulture, and landscape design experience.

 

Coming Soon:

BERRIES 101

WINE MAKING, INCLUDING FRUIT WINES

GARDENING WITH CHICKENS

MICROBIOME: SOIL AND YOUR HEALTH

VERMICOMPOSTING

LAMB AND KIDDING

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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OUR UPSTAIRS AREA now includes:

CLASSROOM EDUCATION SPACE

BEEKEEPING & NATIVE BEE SUPPLIES

UNUSUAL HOUSEPLANTS

SAUSAGE MAKING

CHEESEMAKING

CANDLEMAKING

SOAPMAKING

WINEMAKING, BREWING, CIDERING

BULK HONEY: 3 varieties PacificNW Raw

honey by the pound!

PLUS MORE!!

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