Today’s Sachet Workshop Starts at 4pm

8 Dec

Kindly let us know if you are coming.  There’s room for a few more people, but we were blind-sided by the record turnout for our last event and would much appreciate a note if you may attend!

Sachet-Making Workshop

Saturday 12.8, 4pm to 5:30pm in the 230 Jay St. Community Room

Make it a Crafter-noon! A $3. suggested donation is requested for each sachet.  The fee covers material for one small cotton bag; proceeds will go to 2019 garden materials. Due to limited supplies, RSVPs to cvearthlab@gmail.com are required. Please include the total number of participants and total number of sachets you’d like to make.materialssachet

What To Expect:

  1. Sachet bags, fabric markers, herbs and filler fluff will be provided.
  2. Participants will get bags at arrival or when donations are made.
  3. Decoration or embellishment should be done before bags are filled with herbs and filler fluff.
  4. All are welcome; please note children must be supervised. General guidance will be provided but supervisors should plan to help small kids with crafting.
  5. There should be some wine for adults; feel free to BYOB.

Find more details here.

CV’s talented Deb Van Wetering made and contributed these these beautiful bags!

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RSVPs Due: Sat 12.8 Sachet Workshop (4-5:30pm)

4 Dec

Space is limited. Please be sure to RSVP no later than Thursday if you want to participate in Saturday’s workshop.

Sachet-Making Workshop

When: Saturday December 8th, 4pm to 5:30pm

Where: CV Community Room at 230 Jay Street

A $3. suggested donation is requested for each sachet.  The fee covers material for one small cotton bag; proceeds will go to 2019 garden materials.

Due to limited supplies, RSVPs to cvearthlab@gmail.com are required by Thursday 12.6.  Please include the total number of participants and total number of sachets you’d like to make.*

What To Expect:

  1. Sachet bags, fabric markers, herbs and filler fluff will be provided.
  2. Participants will get bags at arrival or when donations are made.
  3. Decoration or embellishment should be done before bags are filled with herbs and filler fluff.
  4. All are welcome; please note children must be supervised. General guidance will be provided but supervisors should plan to help small kids with crafting.

*Depending on the response, we may be able to accommodate those who cannot attend the 4pm-  5:30pm workshop but want to collect materials and make sachets at home.  Please send a note to cvearthlab@gmail.com if you’re interested in this potential option.

Thank you!

Related: Get-Ready for a Home-Grown Herb Sachet Project!

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Morning dove with broken wing in play area…He seems to be rehabing here. FYI.

1 Dec

Save the Date: Sachet-Making Workshop Saturday, 12.8, 4:00 to 5:30pm

15 Nov

1452645378698-e1540043846408[1]We’re upcycling garden plants and flowers to make holiday gifts!

Join us to use home-grown CVEarthlab lavender, lemon verbena, mountain mint and other dried aromatic herbs to make sachets.

Sachet-Making Workshop

When: Saturday December 8th, 4pm to 5:30pm

Where: CV Community Room at 230 Jay Street

A $3. suggested donation is requested for each sachet.  The fee covers material for one small cotton bag; proceeds will go to 2019 garden materials.

Due to limited supplies, RSVPs to cvearthlab@gmail.com are required by Thursday 12.6.  Please include the total number of participants and total number of sachets you’d like to make.*

 

*Depending on the response, we may be able to accommodate those who cannot attend the 4pm-  5:30pm workshop but want to collect materials and make sachets at home.  Please send a note to cvearthlab@gmail.com if you’re interested in this potential option.

Thank you!

Related: Get-Ready for a Home-Grown Herb Sachet Project!

 

Workday Starts at 2:30 pm Today!

10 Nov

We’re winterizing the garden this afternoon. RSVPs to cvearthlab@gmail.com are appreciated.

Many hands make light work.

Hope to see you outside.

2:30 This Saturday: Winterize the Garden!

8 Nov

Please join us to help winterize the garden on the Saturday afternoon.

We’ll clean up and close up the raised vegetable beds and containers to prep the space for winter. We will also be planting garlic to harvest next summer!  All pots that remain will be removed.

Time: 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Date: Sat 11.10

You’ll need garden gloves or work glovesas well as sturdy shoes and clothes that you can get dirty. RSVP to cvearthlab@gmail.com. There will be kid-friendly tasks, such as pulling weeds and planting cover crops and garlic–but any child who attends should be supervised, as there will be hardware wire, clippers, and other sharp objects around.
Thank you! —Shari, Judith, Sandy + Denise CVEarthlab’s core group

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3pm Today: Harvest Herbs for Holiday Gift Sachets

4 Nov

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Rake & Bag Leaves at 10am Today

4 Nov

Benji and I will be bagging leaves for mulching/ winterizing garden from 10am to 1030am. Please join us on this beautiful morning!

-Denise

Ripe sugar snap peas!!

28 Oct

Correction: Winterization Event is 11.10 (Sat) at 2:30pm

26 Oct
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