Events & Workshops

Petal Path Flower Farm Tours – Sunday Sept 16, 11:00 – 2:00

Celebrate Canada Flower Week by touring flower farms in Ontario!
The Petal Path is a province-wide event where flower farms host tours for the public during the first annual Canada Flower Week (CFW). The Path is a partnership between EFAO and CFW to share and educate about flower farming happening in Ontario. The Petal Path will occur simultaneously across the province where participating farms will host tours on the hour, 1 hour or less in length. Participants can attend one farm tour or visit multiple farms.
To view all the other farm hosts or to register –  visit Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario. 

 

Peony Dividing and Planting –  Saturday October 6 

Raindate – Saturday October 13

9:00 – noon

We’ll be dividing some of our existing peonies,  and planting some new roots.  You will help us with the digging and planting and you’ll learn about planting, growing, harvesting,  and preserving everyone’s favourite local flower!!  Everyone will leave with a couple of peony roots to plant,  and a gift certificate  for a peony bouquet next spring!

$25/person –  includes 2 peony roots to plant,  plus a peony bouquet next spring

Wear boots.  Dress in layers.  Wear gloves.  Bring a shovel. Bring a large pot or box to transport your peony root.

Note – if the weather is cold and rainy,  we’ll postpone to the rain date.  We’ll let all registrants know by email.

Email us payment by internet transfer to secure your spot!  Registration is limited.

 

 

Holiday Foraged Wreath  Workshop –   Saturday December 1

2:00 – 5:00 pm

Come for a lovely afternoon of foraging and crafting and design a holiday wreath for your door that is truly one of a kind!

We’ll begin by making a wreath base from foraged twigs, branches and vines.  Then we’ll move into our studio where we can be cozy,  sip some refreshments,  and get the creative juices flowing!   Everyone will leave with a unique holiday wreath.    We’ll also have extra branches and boughs for purchase if you want to take home materials to do more decorating!

$75 per person – includes all materials and refreshments

Email us payment by internet transfer to secure your spot.  Registration is limited.