Greensgathering Hike & Wreathmaking
Sun Dec 3 12:45-1:45 greengathering (optional) 2-4 wreathmaking
Two options. Come at 12:45 if you want to collect your own greens and cones. Or come at 2 if you just want to make a wreath without hiking.
On the hike you can gather evergreens: Eastern hemlock, white pine and mountain laurel plus pine cones and winter berries (season permitting). Return to Brown Lane barn and enjoy tea and cookies while you learn to fashion a lovely, long lasting holiday wreath. Everyone leaves with a beauty!! Makes a wonderful gift for someone else too! Bring your own clippers if you have them. We’ll supply the wreath rings and wire. Register online. $25/$22 members. Register online at www.beaverbrook.org
Green Cleaning Basket of Products
Sun Dec 3 10 am or 1 pm Labelle Winery Rt. 101 Amherst NH
This workshop will teach you how to make non-toxic, natural cleaning products. You can make 4 items and create a gift basket for someone. Take home the recipes and make a whole bunch more as gifts for all your friends and family. These non-toxic products will include: Super Duper all-purpose cleaning spray, eco glass cleaner, non-abrasive bathroom scrub, and foaming hand soap all scented with your favorite essential oil. (Using products that really clean and which smell nice to you makes cleaning a happier experience). $25 pp. Herbalist Rivka Schwartz will explain the health benefits of the various essential oils. There will be wine tastings plus the café and gift shop are open also. Register for the session you want at www.beaverbrook.org