Donate

Workshops

Community Workshop Instructors Wanted!

Do you have experience leading groups in any of the following subjects? Contact us to schedule your community workshop at the Hub Farm!  We charge a small fee of $75 for site use.  All proceeds go to support youth educational programs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Workshop Ideas:

Sustainable Building:
Cob oven/ adobe brick for thermal mass making
Rocket stove design/build
Dry stack stone- retainers & planters / art
Green roof design/build
Rain collection for irrigation design/build

Agriculture & Animal Science
Composting / vermicompost
Permaculture design/install
Landscape Design
Tree planting 101
Mushroom production
Aquaponics design/build
Beekeeping
Raising poultry for eggs or meat

Exploration
Forest ecology/ regional tree ID
Soil science & composition
Pond ecology
Entomology
Mushroom and wild foraging

 

Past Workshops:

Plant Communities of the NC Piedmont: A 5 Series Class taught by Paul Cameron. 9/8-10/6, 2018

Creek Week 2018: Watershed Walk at the Hub Farm: March 17th, 2018

Professional Development for Teachers: Planning, Delivery (content), Reflection – March 4, 2017

Professional Development for Teachers: the Power of Positive Learning Environments & Strengthening Classroom Culture – March 11, 2017

Vermicomposting: The Wonders of Worms – March 26, 2017

Pollinators & Native Species – March 16 2016

Nutrient Management, Buffers & Filter Strips – November 10, 2016

Backyard Rain Gardens & Wetlands – June 29th, 2016

Mushroom Inoculation Workshop – Feb. 13, 2016