Virtual Workshops & Tour
Stone Soup Farm & Heritage Orchard invites families to celebrate spring with the arrival of our fragrant apple blossoms and preparation of our planting season. Join us for two weekends of virtual workshops and horticultural discussions from the comfort of your home.
This Virtual Event Is Free!
Session One: Saturday & Sunday, April 18 - 19
Session Two: Saturday & Sunday, April 25 & 26
Program of Events
Saturday, April 18
Lead by farm owner and Master Gardener Tim, this discussion focuses on the life cycle of the beloved apple tree. Take a virtual tour of our farm and observe the various stages of apple blossoms and learn about all the care that goes into tending an orchard.
Kids Painting Craft
Visit with farm artist Denise, as she will demonstrate how to paint beautiful apple blossoms using recycled household goods.
Sunday, April 19
Discover the hidden treasures in your own backyard or local green space. Learn the names and how to identify these natural wonders from the comfort of your own living area.
Natural Insect Repellant
Join farm owner Faith, as we create an aromatic and healing blend of essential oils for repelling those pesky insects while enjoying the great outdoors.
Saturday, April 25
Seed Starter Workshop
Learn how to incorporate various types of fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers in your garden. Whether you have a spacious backyard or an intimate green space, we will review how to start seeds and transplant for different environments.
Learn from Master Gardener Tim, on many topics including: pollinator friendly plants, water wise landscaping basics, kitchen gardens and much more.
Sunday, April 26
Market Bouquet Making
Create a simple and beautiful market bouquet, using fresh local flowers and wild foliage.
Foraging Walk & Talk
Take a tour of our woodland and other nearby areas as we discuss the benefits of ethical foraging for local florals and foliage while building community relationships.
Apple Blossom Box
Enhance your virtual experience with our themed gift boxes full of seasonally fresh foods, custom blended home care products and select handmade goods.