Workshops

2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
3:30 pm5:00 pm
Glynwood
Backyard Family Farm Skills: September

Join us for this interactive learning experience! Led by experienced outdoor educator Barbara Sarbin, children and their caregivers will learn valuable backyard farm skills while exploring the Glynwood property.

2-Day Workshop On Saturday October 6th and Sunday October 7th from 9 AM to 5 PM.
Glynwood
Basic Chainsaw Operation, Safety & Maintenance

Join Shane LaBrake in this two-day intensive primer of safe use and care of our most powerful piece of outdoor power equipment. The class will provide in-depth coverage of safety, basic chain saw maintenance and chain sharpening, as well as hands-on experiences with bucking, limbing and felling. Click below for more info.

Sunday, October 14, 2018
12:00 pm3:00 pm
Glynwood
Cook like a Farmer

Learn from local farmers Leon Vehaba of the Poughkeepsie Farm Project and Jessica Clark as they teach about how they utilize their current harvest to make a variety of delicious dishes. Learn how to maximize your CSA share or make the most of the veggies you have on hand, and prepare a delicious meal on-the spot to enjoy. You'll go home with some new recipes, a full belly and great memories. This event is BYOB.

Saturday, October 20, 2018
8:30 am10:00 am
Glynwood
Fall Audubon Walk

On Saturday, October 20, Ryan Bass, an accomplished birder from Garrison and member of the Putnam Highlands Audubon board, will lead a walk to explore some of Glynwood’s fields, ponds, and woods for fall migratory birds. No experience is necessary. Bring your own binoculars; Ryan will also have several pair of binoculars to lend. Meet at 8:30 am in the Glynwood parking lot. This free exploration is co-sponsored by the Putnam Highlands Audubon Society.

Saturday, October 27, 2018
9:00 am12:00 pm
Glynwood
Farm with your Farmer

Did you know that garlic grows over the winter? During our October Farm with your Farmer day, you'll be able to help us with some garlic planting and find out even more interesting farming facts. Meet at the farm store dressed to work!