Gardening

Farm Flower Bouquets

Farm Flower Bouquets
Harvest and arrange your own flower bouquet directly from the Blandford Farm! Our staff will teach you everything you need to know and and will guide you throughout the process. We will supply you with…

Farmhand Helpers

Farmhand Helpers
Goats and sheep and chickens, oh my! Calling all future growers: join us for a unique, behind-the-scenes opportunity to help out at the Blandford Farm. Assist with livestock chores – feed and water the animals…

Farmhand Helpers

Farmhand Helpers
Goats and sheep and chickens, oh my! Calling all future growers: join us for a unique, behind-the-scenes opportunity to help out at the Blandford Farm. Assist with livestock chores – feed and water the animals…

Eco-Stewardship Work Day

Eco-Stewardship Work Day
Eco-Stewardship work focuses on habitat restoration, trail maintenance, stream clean-up and removal of invasive species (like buckthorn, privet and honeysuckle) on several sections of our 264-acre site. Education is always a major focus of the…

Garden-side Distillation with Gathered Botanicals

Garden-side Distillation with Gathered Botanicals
Join Aubrey Winfield from Gathered Botanicals for an evening of botanical distillation using an aromatic herb from the Blandford farm. In this program you will participate in preparing the herbs, learn about the basic principles of…

Cancelled: Foraging for the Animals

Cancelled: Foraging for the Animals
Summer is a great time for foraging wild edibles that both humans and wild animals can enjoy. Join one of our wildlife staff members on a hike to find wild plant food items on the…

Herbalism 101: Herbal Hydrosols

Herbalism 101: Herbal Hydrosols
Interested in new ways in using your aromatic herbs? Hydrosols are lovely herbal preparations that can be used in skin and hair care, beverages and food! Come join herbalist and Community Program Coordinator Camilla Voelker…

DIY Garden Design

DIY Garden Design
So you want to plant a garden, but you’re wondering where to start? Come join us for an evening of brainstorming, planning, and drawing to bring your ideas to life. This program is broad in…

Spring into Herbalism!

Spring into Herbalism!
Join us for an Herb Walk to explore the wonderful world of herbs! Herbalist Camilla Voelker will be our guide as we explore the trails of Blandford, seeking to identify plants commonly used in herbalism. We'll…