Events Calendar 2018

Upcoming events and workshops by My Green Garden 2018

FEBRUARY 2018

Sat 3rd Feb OR Weds 21st Feb (10am-1.15pm)
The Age Old Art of Preserving - The Summer Bounty  Workshop at My Green Garden Bookings required

Sun 4th Feb 
a.m. Fruit and Vegetable Preserving  City of Monash, Batesford Hub, Chadstone. Bookings essential
p.m. Beginners Composting  Bookings essential

Thurs 8th Feb (2pm-4.30pm)
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving  City of Monash, Civic Centre 

Sat 10th Feb OR Thurs 15th Feb (10am-1.15pm)
Preserving Know-How - Savoury Ways with Tomatoes  Workshop at My Green Garden Bookings essential

Sun 18th Feb (morning and afternoon sessions)
Preserving your Harvest My Smart Garden program - Altona Meadows Primary School. Bookings required

Sat 24th Feb 
3pm Old fashioned Preserves Berwick Show
4pm Sustainable Gardening demonstration.

Tues 27th Feb (10am-1.15pm)
Italian Savoury Preserves Workshop at My Green Garden Bookings required 

MARCH 2018

Weds 7th March (11am-3pm)
Sensational Sourdough at Home Workshop and lunch at My Green Garden. Bookings required

Weds 7th March (7pm-8pm)
Making and eating Basil Pesto Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee

Thurs 8th March (11am-3pm)
Sourdough Specialties Advanced Workshop and lunch at
My Green Garden Bookings required

Thurs 8th March (6.30pm-9pm)
Growing Vegies is easier than you think Bulleen Art & Garden Bookings required

Thurs 15th March (6.30pm-9pm)
Healthy Productive Compost and Worms Bulleen Art & Garden Bookings required

Fri 16th March (6.30pm-7.30pm)
Casual Friday Food Swap Doncaster Hill Community Gardens

Sat 17th March (10am-1.15pm)
The Age Old Art of Preserving - The Summer Bounty Workshop at My Green Garden Bookings required

Sun 18th March (10am-12pm)
Gardening with Children workshop Moonee Ponds Primary School Bookings required

Weds 21st March (7pm-8pm)
Getting seeded for winter vegies Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee

Thurs 22nd March (6.30pm-9pm)
Preparing for the Winter Harvest Bulleen Art & Garden Bookings required

Sat 24th March (10am-1pm)
Preserving Workshop Yarraville Community Gardens (members only)

APRIL 2018

Weds 4th April (1pm-3pm)
Designing your garden for a bumper harvest  Knox Gardens for Harvest & U3A Knox Inc Workshops 
Bookings required

Thurs 5th April (6.30pm-9pm)
Thrifty Gardening  Bulleen Art & Garden Bookings required

Fri 6th April (2pm-3pm)
Healthy Soil = Healthy Plants Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee

Sun 8th April (10.15-10.45am)
Soil prep for Winter Vegies Caulfield South Community Garden

Weds 11th April (1pm-3pm)
Love your soil Knox Gardens for Harvest & U3A Knox Inc Workshops 
Bookings required

Fri 13th April (2pm-3pm)
Winter Vegie Planting Doncaster Hill Community Garden Working Bee

Tues 17th April (7pm-8.30pm)
The Basics of Preserving Hawthorn Community House Bookings required

Weds 18th April (1pm-3pm)
Composting and Worm Farming Knox Gardens for Harvest & U3A Knox Inc Workshops 
Bookings required

Weds 18th April (6.30pm-8.30pm)
Keeping Backyard Chooks City of Monash Bookings required

Thurs 19th April (6.30pm-9pm)
The Joy of Backyard Chooks Bulleen Art & Garden Bookings required 

Sat 21st April (12.30pm-130pm)
Vegetable Gardening - Beyond the Basics Kathleen Syme Library Bookings Required 

Thurs 26th April (1pm-3pm)
Propagating - Seeds to Seedlings Knox Gardens for Harvest & Knox Inc Workshops 
Bookings required

Sat 28th April (9.30am-12.30pm) and repeated (2pm-5pm).
Olive Magic - Preserving Techniques for Olives Workshop at My Green Garden Bookings essential

Sun 29th April (10am-12.15pm)
Artisan Pasta - Fettuccini  Workshop at My Green Garden Bookings essential

MAY 2018

Weds 2nd May (3.30-5.30pm)
Abundant crops with fewer chemicals Knox Gardens for Harvest & Knox Inc Workshops Bookings required

Sat 5th May (10-11.30am) and repeated (12.30-2pm)
Planning your winter vegie crop Boroondara Council Living for Our Future at Camberwell South PS Bookings required.

Weds 9th May (3.30-5.30pm)
Harvest fun and seed saving Knox Gardens for Harvest & Knox Inc Workshops Bookings required

Thurs 10th May (10.30-12noon)
Successful Composting and Worm Farming Whittlesea Council at Thomastown Library Details

Sat 12th May (9.00-10.00am)
Garlic growing and snow pea teepees Doncaster Hill Community Garden

Sat 19th May (10-11am)
Bokashi Bin demonstration for High Rise and Apartment dwellers Bookings essential

Thurs 24th May (10-12.30pm)
Grow Vegies at Home Whittlesea Community House (women only). Call 9716 3361 to book.

Sat 26th May (11am-2pm)
Preserving Workshop Melton Learning  $30 Bookings essential

JUNE 2018

Sat 2nd June (10am-11am)
Winter vegies maintenance: Snow Peas & Jerusalem Artichokes Doncaster Hill Community Garden

Sun 3rd June (1pm-4pm with presentation at 3.30pm)
World Environment Day Community Festival - Composting Williamstown Town Hall for Hobsons Bay City Council Free event

Thurs 14th June (6-8pm)
Greening Up Small Spaces Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre for Moonee Valley Council.

Sunday 17th June (2pm-5.15pm)
The Age Old Art of Preserving  Fitzroy Work-Shop From $90 Bookings essential

Sat 23rd June (9.30am-12.30pm)
Mouth Watering Sweet and Savoury Preserves Bulleen Art & Garden $55 Bookings essential

Sat 30th June (12.30-2pm)
Thrifty Gardening Kathleen Symes Library 'Green at Kathleen' program Bookings essential

JULY 2018

Sun 1st July (10am-3pm)
Pasta with Passione with lunch included  CERES from $85 Bookings essential

Thurs 5th July (10.30am-12pm)
Thrifty Gardening Whittlesea Community Gardens Bookings needed

Thurs 12th July (10.30am-12pm)
Successful Composting Whittlesea Community Gardens Bookings needed

Weds 25th July (6pm-8pm)
Successful Composting Altona North Library Bookings preferred

Sat 28th July (9.30am-12pm)
The Joy of Backyard Chooks Bulleen Art & Garden from $45 Bookings essential

 AUGUST 2018

Sat 4th August (9.30-12pm)
Successful Composting and Worm Farming Bulleen Art & Garden from $45 Bookings essential

Thurs 16th August (7pm-9.15pm)
Starting your Spring Vegie Garden Yarra Ranges Gardens for Harvest (Upwey) Bookings essential

SEPTEMBER 2018

Sun 16th September 
Composting and Worm Farming Workshop City of Glen Eira, Murrumbeena Bookings essential

OCTOBER 2018

Sat 6th October
Getting ready for Summer Vegetables  City of Boroondara, Camberwell (both sessions booked out)

Sun 7th October (11am-2pm)
Pasta workshops, City of Melton (booked out)

Thurs 11th October (7pm-8.30pm)
Successful Composting and Worm Farming, Whittlesea City Council, Mill Park Library

Sat 13th October 
Successful Composting and Worm Farming, Rushall Community Garden Open Day

Sun 14th October (11am-4pm)
Spring into Gardening Festival, City of Stonnington

Wed 17th October
Keeping Backyard Chooks (Private group)

Weds 31st October (7pm-9pm)
Growing Great Tomatoes, City of Manningham

 ...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.