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Modern Homesteading! Free Classes for Adults at the Alpine Library! July – August 2019

Cheesemaking, Beekeeping, Vermicomposting, Backyard Tilapia Farming, Backyard Chickens, Home Farmng & Edible Landscaping!

Modern Homesteading! DIY for Regular People! Free classes for adults at the Alpine Library!

Cheesemaking: Thursday July 18 at 6:00 PM
Join Sadie Rose, a blue ribbon cheesemaker who creates cheese for some of the best chefs in San Diego! The class will take a look into how to make basic cheeses, what makes good cheese so great, where to buy it, and even how to eat it!

Beekeeping: Thursday July 25 at 6:00 PM
Local expert Richard Edwords will introduce the basics of backyard beekeeping, from choosing a hive to harvesting
honey. Kids welcome!

Vermicomposting: Thursday August 8 at 6:00 PM
Put the worms to work for you! Learn how you can turn food scraps into fantastic compost for your garden.

Backyard Tilapia Farming: Saturday August 10 at 2:00 PM
Have you ever considered raising fingerling tilapia in your backyard? All you need is a 55 gallon food-grade barrel and a few supplies. In 8 months, you can have up to 15 pounds of tilapia to harvest. Come and find out more!

Backyard Chickens: Thursday August 15 at 6:00 PM
Never buy eggs again! Chicken guru Richard Edwords explains the ins and outs of raising your own chickens in your backyard. Kids welcome!

Home Farming: Saturday August 17 at 2:00 PM
Always wanted to be a farmer but weren’t sure where to start? This workshop will introduce many different topics, such as composting, water capture, vermicomposting, chickens/ducks, tilapia, gardening, and more.

Edible Landscaping: Saturday August 24 at 2:00 PM
Decorate your yard with trees, plants, herbs and flowers that you eat! It’s a great way to use landscape designs to create beautiful living spaces, with plants that do double duty.


1 comment to Modern Homesteading! Free Classes for Adults at the Alpine Library! July – August 2019

  • katherine cannon

    Will you be having more of these upcoming? Too bad these were July & Aug. & are just this week posted (Sept. 9!)

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