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January 2019

Orchid Basics – Davidsonville

January 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5.00

Learn the basics of orchid care! With focus on the Phalaenopsis (or Moth orchid), we will discuss  light and water requirements, fertilization, potting and share tips for re-blooming! We will also introduce other unique orchid varieties. This event is $5. Pre-register below or register in store. PLUS...attendees will receive an exclusive coupon! Online registration is open until 5pm the day prior to the event. After that, please call 410-798-5000 to ask about space availability and to register over the phone. Thank…

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Orchid Basics – Severna Park

January 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$5.00

Learn the basics of orchid care! With focus on the Phalaenopsis (or Moth orchid), we will discuss  light and water requirements, fertilization, potting and share tips for re-blooming! We will also introduce other unique orchid varieties. This event is $5. Pre-register below or register in store. PLUS...attendees will receive an exclusive coupon! Online registration is open until 5pm the day prior to the event. After that, please call 410-798-5000 to ask about space availability and to register over the phone. Thank…

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How to Repot an Orchid Workshop – Severna Park

January 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$30.00

Join us and learn when and how to repot your orchid in this hands-on workshop. What tools do you need? What mediums are the best? What type of pot should you use? Which fertilizer is the best? Is dividing the plant an option? All this and more will be covered! $30 registration includes: Espoma Orchid Mix Pruning Snips PLUS... attendees will receive an exclusive coupon to save on a new orchid, pot or any other supply you may need! Please…

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How to Repot an Orchid Workshop – Davidsonville

January 20 @ 1:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$30.00

Join our in-house orchid expert, Beverlee, and how to repot your orchid in this hands-on workshop. What tools do you need? What mediums are the best? What type of pot should you use? Which fertilizer is the best? Is dividing the plant an option? All this and more will be covered! $30 registration includes: Espoma Orchid Mix Pruning Snips PLUS... attendees will receive an exclusive coupon to save on a new orchid, pot or any other supply you may need!…

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DIY Birdseed Wreath – Davidsonville

January 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$45.00

Come join us to make an adorable birdseed wreath to hang outside your house for your feathered friends as they make their way back for the spring. This is a make-and-take workshop with step-by-step instructions. Registrants will be provided all supplies to make their wreath: Choice of bundt pan - classic or heart (indicate your preference when registering) (1) 30 lb bag of Wild Bird Seed - use what you need and take home the rest! Add-on treats: Fruit &…

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DIY Birdseed Wreath – Davidsonville

January 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$45.00

Come join us to make an adorable birdseed wreath to hang outside your house for your feathered friends as they make their way back for the spring. This is a make-and-take workshop with step-by-step instructions. Registrants will be provided all supplies to make their wreath: Choice of bundt pan - classic or heart (indicate your preference when registering) (1) 30 lb bag of Wild Bird Seed - use what you need and take home the rest! Add-on treats: Fruit &…

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Plants That Create Oxygen

January 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5.00

Adding plants to interior spaces increases oxygen levels and clean toxins from the air. Which ones are better than others? Explore the options with our Education Coordinator, Heather Wheatley, for an introduction to the wide selection of available houseplants with an overview of the health benefits. Learn about the symbiotic relationship we can have with our houseplants and be able to breathe life into your living space. Heather Wheatley Bio: It was natural that Heather was born with a green…

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DIY Birdseed Wreath – Severna Park

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$45.00

Come join us to make an adorable birdseed wreath to hang outside your house for your feathered friends as they make their way back for the spring. This is a make-and-take workshop with step-by-step instructions. Registrants will be provided all supplies to make their wreath: Choice of bundt pan - classic or heart (indicate your preference when registering) (1) 30 lb bag of Wild Bird Seed - use what you need and take home the rest! Add-on treats: Fruit &…

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February 2019

Houseplants of the Decades

February 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5.00

Houseplants are hip again! It’s interesting, they were hip in the 20’s and 40’s and then a virtual cult following came in the 70’s. Learn why they should never be on the outs again. Let’s discuss the varieties that were, and should ever be, vital to making your house a home: textiles, wallcoverings, jewelry, fragrances and the heart of it all, the actual plants. About The Speaker: It was natural that Heather was born with a green fist... Heather’s passion…

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Air Plants: Everything You Don’t Know

February 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5.00

An easy plant with a handful of nuances, it’s often the start of some pretty fun crafts, but then what? They’re called Air Plants, but do they need more than just air? You bet! Care, maintenance, lifespan, natural origin and cultural needs will be discussed. Are you into crafts? That too will be a topic of discussion. Don’t miss our Education Coordinator, Heather Wheatley, educate you on all things Tillandsia. About The Speaker: It was natural that Heather was born…

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Build A Terrarium – Davidsonville

February 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$25.00 – $40.00

Learn how to make and maintain your very own terrarium! Dig in and build your terrarium right here at this hands-on workshop. Pre-registration is required. Pre-register below or in store. Online registration is open until 5pm the Friday prior to the event. After that, please call 410-798-5000 to ask about space availability and to register over the phone. Thank you. Choose from one of the following two options: Build A Terrarium Workshop – Bring your own container:  $25.00* Bring your own…

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Build A Terrarium – Severna Park

February 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$25.00 – $40.00

Learn how to make and maintain your very own terrarium! Dig in and build your terrarium right here at this hands-on workshop. Pre-registration is required. Pre-register below or in store. Online registration is open until 5pm the Friday prior to the event. After that, please call 410-798-5000 to ask about space availability and to register over the phone. Thank you. Choose from one of the following two options: Build A Terrarium Workshop – Bring your own container:  $25.00* Bring your own…

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DIY Glass Jar Terrarium – Davidsonville

February 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$45.00

A terrarium is an easy, fun, and artistic way to bring the beauty of nature inside your home. Join us for a hands on workshop in which you will build a terrarium using a glass jar, with a lid - an ideal home for your new mini succulent garden! This compact terrarium will make a great living accent for any room in your home. Put on the lid and this terrarium makes a great gift, too! What's included: Registrants will…

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Jump Start the Season with Bulbs & Seeds – Severna Park

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$5.00

February is the time gardeners are itching to get back to the soil. Fortunately, seeds and spring planted bulbs offer a great jump start into the gardening season. By taking advantage of this time, you can expand the diversity of edibles and blooms in your garden. Join Homestead Academy for an informative overview on how to grow cool season crops, get a jump start on your favorite summer veggies, and plant spring bulbs and tubers that will add color and…

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DIY Glass Jar Terrarium – Severna Park

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$45.00

A terrarium is an easy, fun, and artistic way to bring the beauty of nature inside your home. Join us for a hands on workshop in which you will build a terrarium using a glass jar, with a lid - an ideal home for your new mini succulent garden! This compact terrarium will make a great living accent for any room in your home. Put on the lid and this terrarium makes a great gift, too! What's included: Registrants will…

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Jump Start the Season with Bulbs & Seeds – Davidsonville

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5.00

February is the time gardeners are itching to get back to the soil. Fortunately, seeds and spring planted bulbs offer a great jump start into the gardening season. By taking advantage of this time, you can expand the diversity of edibles and blooms in your garden. Join Homestead Academy for an informative overview on how to grow cool season crops, get a jump start on your favorite summer veggies, and plant spring bulbs and tubers that will add color and…

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March 2019

Growing Fruit Trees & Berries in Maryland – Davidsonville

March 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5.00

Have you always wanted to grow a fruit tree or berry bush in your backyard, but felt intimidated and unsure of how to get started? Get some help and advice from the experts and start growing fruit in your own backyard! We will cover plant selection, planting technique, pruning, and harvesting. Also learn more about the practicality of growing fruit successfully in our area. Our nursery features a vast selection of fruit trees and shrubs grown in the Chesapeake region…

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New Chicken Ownership 101 Davidsonville

March 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Davidsonville Store, 743 West Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035
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$5

There might be several reasons why you are considering chicken ownership, but we’d love to help clarify any questions, concerns, etc. that you might have. If you are still on the fence about ownership, if you want to learn more before committing, or if you are just curious about what it might be like to own chickens, come join us at this discussion to learn more about raising a backyard flock. Register below! Online registration is open until 5pm the day…

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New Chicken Ownership 101 Severna Park

March 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$5.00

There might be several reasons why you are considering chicken ownership, but we’d love to help clarify any questions, concerns, etc. that you might have. If you are still on the fence about ownership, if you want to learn more before committing, or if you are just curious about what it might be like to own chickens, come join us at this discussion to learn more about raising a backyard flock. Register below! Online registration is open until 5pm the day…

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‘Plant a Little Luck’ Workshop for Kids! Severna Park

March 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Severna Park Store, 522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146
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$14.15

Bring your kids out to Homestead Gardens this St. Paddy’s Day for a hands-on seed starting workshop in which they will plant a little bit of luck o’ the Irish! They will learn the joys of growing and hopefully get a 4 leaf clover in return! All materials for planting will be provided: Seed starting pots, White Clover seed and Soil. Register below! Online registration is open until 5pm the day prior to the event. After that, please call 410.384.7966 to…

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