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Learn to make soap in your own kitchen. This hands-on class will introduce participants to the process of making old-fashioned soap, and will take the mystery out of soap making. Information will also be provided about herbs from the garden that can be added to soap. Participants will take home soap that we make in class as well as recipes for future soap making.
Cost: $60 per person until April 21st, $65 after. To register, please visit www.wellspringinc.org or call (847) 946-5565Find out more »
Improve the fertility of your garden soil! Learn home composting basics including: what can be composted, pile maintenance, how to harvest finished compost and garden bed application. Different styles of piles will be introduced, decide which is best for your home!
Cost: $25 till 4/23, $30 after. To register, please visit www.wellspringinc.org or call (847) 946-5565Find out more »
Bring the whole family out to experience a morning on an organic farm! Tours, hands-on activities, garden based games, veggie tastings and more! $5 per family member. Ages 3 and under are free. www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565Find out more »
Event: Stop by Wellspring for the annual Spring Gardening Prep Event. Organically grown seedlings will be available for purchase. Free gardening workshops open to the public and taking place throughout the day. Local and sustainable gardening supply vendors will be on site as well, including Purple Cow Organics Compost and Potting Soil.
Organic Seedlings Available:
Free Organic Gardening Workshops:
It Starts in the Soil: Growing organically for high quality, nutrient-dense vegetables.
Composting: Learn composting basics to start your own composting system
Food Forests 101: Learn to …
Get your hands dirty and learn where our food comes from! Preschoolers will meet the chickens, try new veggies and participate in garden based games, songs and activities! Cost: $6 per child. www.wellspringinc.org www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565Find out more »