West County Community Seed Exchange’s Monthly Gathering
Saturday July 25th
St Stephen’s Church 500 Robinson Road, Sebastopol
11:00am-12:00pm FREE CLASS- “Planning Your Winter Garden ” with Master Garden and Shone Farm instructor, Wendy Krupnik. Learn how to plan now for a productive, healthy winter garden!
Wendy Krupnik has been an organic farmer and gardener for over 30 years. Wendy has been actively involved with organizations working to further a more sustainable agriculture. She coordinated the 4-acre garden at Santa Rosa Jr. College’s Shone Farm, which is part of the Sustainable Agriculture program, and has been teaching Master Gardener classes since 1992, teaches workshops on edible gardening through Santa Rosa Parks & Recreation Department, and assists home garden clients.
9:00am – 10:30am – Join the work party or tour the Seed Garden on site where many of our local seeds are being grown ( optional)
9:00am – 11:00am – Seed Library OPEN- drop in anytime between these hours. All are welcome to take home some of the the hundreds of varieties of locally grown seeds! Pick up seeds for your winter garden…lots of locally grown brassicas, lettuces, herbs, flowers.
Learn how you can grow out some varieties to return to the Seed Exchange in the future.
WEST COUNTYSEEDEXCHANGE-Creating a grassroots community seed exchange that supports Sonoma County gardeners with free, locally grown, open-pollinated, pesticide and GMO-free seeds.