Events Calendar

Events Calendar 2017

My Green Garden

 

Sat 4th Feb (10am-1.15pm)
Preserving the Summer Bounty: Bottled Fruit, Jams, Pickles & Relishes
  Workshop at My Green Garden 

Fri 10th Feb (9.30am-10.30am)
Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee 

Sat 11th Feb  OR Weds 15th Feb (10am-1pm)
Preserving Know-How: Ways with Tomatoes Workshop at My Green Garden 

Sun 12th Feb (9.30am and 10.30am)
Italian Pickles sott'olio - Preserving demonstrations Eltham Farmers Market

Sun 12th Feb 
Clayton Festival 1-1.45pm Italian Pickles Sott'Olio
                               3-3.45pm Making Fruit Preserves

Fri 17th Feb (10am-1.15pm)
Preserving Know-How: Italian Savoury Preserves  Workshop at My Green Garden 

Thurs 23rd Feb (6.30pm-9pm)
Preparing for the Winter Harvest
  Class at Bulleen Art & Garden 

Fri 24th Feb (9.30am-10.30am)
Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee No booking needed.

Sat 25th Feb (10am-1pm) and (2pm-5pm)
Summer Fruit Preserving  Workshop for My Smart Garden/City of Moonee Valley.

Sun 26th Feb (1pm-3.30pm)
Preserve your Summer Harvest Workshop for City of Stonnington. Free.  

Tues 28th Feb (2pm-4.30pm)
Beginners Guide to Backyard Chooks Kew Library, Phyllis Hore Room. 

Thurs 2nd March (6.30pm-9pm)
Sowing and Saving Seeds 
Workshop at Bulleen Art & Garden 

Sat 4th March (11am-1.30pm)
Successful Seed Growing and Saving  City of Brimbank. 

Sun 5th March (10am-1pm)
Preserving the Harvest  City of Monash. 

Sun 5th March (2pm-4.30pm)
Grow Your Own, Eat Your Own - for Beginners City of Monash. 

Tues 7th March (6.30pm-7.30pm)
Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee TOPIC: The Great Tomato Taste Off. 

Sat 11th March (booked out)  OR Sun 12th March (9.30am-3pm)
Tomato Passata - the Traditional Way Workshop at My Green Garden. Includes lunch and refreshments. 

Tues 14th March (6.30pm-7.30pm)
Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee TOPIC: Seed Sowing for the Winter Productive Patch. No booking needed.

Thurs 16th March (6.30pm-9pm)
Growing Vegies is easier than you think Bulleen Art & Garden 

Sat 18th March (1pm-4pm)
Kickstart your Winter Vegie Patch  Workshop at My Green Garden 

Tues 28th March (6.30pm-7.30pm)
Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee TOPIC: Garlic and tips on growing nice big bulbs . 

Thurs 23rd March (6.30pm-9pm)Healthy Productive Compost and Worms  Bulleen Art & Garden 

Sun 26th March  (9.45am and repeated 11am)
Easy Zucchini Pickles 
 Demonstrations at Eltham Farmers Market 

Weds 29th March (7pm-9pm)
Preserving the Harvest Smarter Living Session for Whitehorse/Manningham Councils. 

Sat 8th April (2pm-5pm)
Beginners Guide to Growing Your Own Fruit and Vegies Hobsons Bay-My Smart Garden. 

Thurs 20th April (6.30pm-9pm)
The Joy of Backyard Chooks, Bulleen Art and Garden. 

Friday 21st April (10am-12.15pm)
Artisan Pasta: Fettuccini, My Green Garden $50. 

Sat 22nd April (9.30am-12noon)  OR Fri 28th April
Olive Magic: Curing and Preserving Olives, My Green Garden at Massaros Winery, Kangaroo Ground 

Sun 23rd April (10am-12.30pm)
Beginners Guide to Growing Vegetables, Benevolence Society Australia (private event)

Sat 29th April
DIY Worm Farms, Whittlesea Community Gardens

Fri 5th May (10.30am-12noon)
Composting and Worm Farming, Lalor Library (May Rd Lalor) 

Sat 6th May (10am-1pm)
Produce to Plate  City of Brimbank, St Albans Community Centre includes lunch prepared together.

Weds 10th May (11am-1pm)
Compost and Worms Whittlesea SOW at the Thomastown Community Gardens

Weds 10th May (8pm)
Growing and Using Italian Greens Doncaster Garden Club

Thurs 11th May (10am-1.15pm)
Safe Preserving: Jams, Pickles, Chutneys and Bottled Fruits My Green Garden 

May 5, 12, 19, 26 June 2, 16, 23  (2-3pm) (pending weather)
Doncaster Hill Community Gardens working bees

Sat 20th May (11.30am & 12.15pm)
Pickling Workshop and Preserving Demos Docklands Harvest Festival

Weds 24th May (8pm)
Thrifty Gardening Preston Garden Club

Sun 4th June (10am-1.30pm)
Making Sausages and Salami - the Traditional Way with Chef Chappy. Workshop at My Green Garden $165 Bookings essential

Mon 5th June (10.30-11.30am)
Worm farming at home Thomastown Library 

Thurs 8th June (10am-1.15pm)
Safe Preserving: Jams, Pickles, Chutneys and Bottled Fruits My Green Garden $70 Bookings essential

Tues 27th June  
Pines Learning Cooking with the Senior VCAL students: home made pasta and sauces Private event

Sun 2nd July (10am-2pm)
Artisan Pasta: Ravioli and Cannelloni Workshop at My Green Garden $90 Booked out

Fri 7th July 
Composting and Worm Farms with pre-schoolers Inservice for staff at the Camberwell Kindergarten and Child Care Centre Private event

Thurs 13th July 6.30-8.30pm
Beginners Composting City of Monash. Bookings essential. Free event

Fri 21st July 10am-1.15pm
The Age Old Art of Preserving: Bottled Fruits, Jams, Pickles and Chutneys My Green Garden $70 Bookings essential

Weds 26th July 10am-1.15pm
The Age Old Art of Preserving: Citrus Preserves - Marmalades, Curds, Preserved Lemons My Green Garden $75 Bookings essential

Sat 29th July 9.30am-12.30pm
Winter Fruit Tree Maintenance My Green Garden $60 Bookings essential

 ...more updates to follow...

 

Classes and workshops require booking and although many are free, some may entail a charge. Please contact me with any enquiries or to make a booking for the workshops at the home of My Green Garden in Donvale, Vic.