Before 1990, it wasn’t safe to be dead in Rhode Island.
FIBER ARTS IS NOW 2X/MONTH!
Are you a knitter? Crocheter? Someone who enjoys embroidery, needlepoint, or spinning? Join us on the first AND third Friday of every month for a makers social. Bring your WIP and a beverage of choice and enjoy a dedicated hour with others to work on your project. No registration required. Be sure to bring a friend!
Nancy Crawford, URI Master Gardener, will provide a presentation on the value of herbs in your home gardens. Nancy has provided volunteer assistance in the herb garden at Prescott Farm since 2013. The value of growing herbs has been documented since 100 AD. long before modern medicines came into being. Called “plants for use and delight”, herbs have been grown for household, culinary, and medicinal purposes for hundreds of years.
Sandra Cook from the URI Master Gardener program will be here to discuss monarch butterflies. Learn what this endangered species needs to survive and thrive! Registration is required for this event.
Introduction to Seed Starting
The whys and hows of backyard composting for the ambitious and the lazy.
Three RI Poets will discuss poetry and read some of their works to celebrate National Poetry month in April: Carol Anderheggen (Portsmouth), Heather Sullivan (Portsmouth) and David Dragone (Middletown.) .