Wednesday Horticulture Series:
The Voelker Orth offers a perfect setting for lectures and workshops on horticulture and floral arts, working with professional instructors using the garden to demonstrate techniques and for inspiration.
Wednesday, December 11th, 11:00 -1:00 pm (note the new time)
Urte Schaedle, Instructor
Participants will learn how to create a centerpiece for the holidays and take home their creations. Discover different varieties of greens, styles of ribbon, and the use of decorative materials, both natural and man-made.
Workshop fee: $12, Members $10
Get the buzz on honey bees!
Class starts on September 18, 2013
Wednesday evenings, 7:00 – 9:00pm,
The Museum offers a course covering the basics of bee care and honey harvesting, inclusive of its science and techniques. The course is taught by master bee-keeper Walter Blohm. The class meets the 3rd Wednesday each month through the spring, with field trips into the summer. The course fee is $90, $75 for Voelker Orth members.