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May 2019

Rain Barrel Workshop

May 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$55

If you want a morning that is barrels of fun, attend Convivium’s rain barrel workshop! Rain water is better for watering flowers, plants, and grass, and can help you save money and water. Rain barrels can be placed under your downspouts to capture runoff from the roof. Rain barrels purchased from retail sources can be expensive – come learn how to install, maintain, and build your own in this two hour, hands-on workshop! You will take home your own 55…

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June 2019

Urban Farm & Food Camp

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$25

Connect your kids to the foods they eat through this fun, hands-on Urban Farm & Food Camp! Kids will learn how their food grows by exploring and harvesting from our nearby garden beds, they will feed and collect eggs from our backyard chickens, and learn to make a simple veggie frittata with the food they gather. This one-day camp is for kids ages 5 to 7, accompanied by an adult for the duration of the camp. $25 for one child…

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Seed to Plate Hydroponics Summer Camp

June 17 @ 8:30 am - June 19 @ 11:30 am
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$80

Where does your food come from? What does it go through to reach your table? How can you grow your own food, have fun doing it, and help improve the health of the planet? All of these questions will be answered in this engaging and hands on experience. This camp, hosted at Convivium Urban Farmstead, will allow students to experience new ways of looking at how food is grown and prepared. Students will be engaged in understanding what plants need…

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Lunch & Learn: Everything Tomatoes

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

This week’s topic: Everything Tomatoes. Join Farm Manager, A.J. Shultz for this informative session on all things tomatoes – from general information to specific pruning techniques – bring your questions and leave with the confidence to successfully grow tomatoes in your garden this year. No need to register, session starts at 12 pm in front of the fireplace. Join us for a Lunch & Learn on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at Convivium Urban Farmstead. These hour-long…

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July 2019

Urban Farm & Food Camp

July 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$25

Connect your kids to the foods they eat through this fun, hands-on Urban Farm & Food Camp! Kids will learn how their food grows by exploring and harvesting from our nearby garden beds, they will feed and collect eggs from our backyard chickens, and learn to make a simple veggie frittata with the food they gather. This one-day camp is for kids ages 5 to 7, accompanied by an adult for the duration of the camp. $25 for one child…

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