Online events

Taking our cues from Mother Nature, we are still GROWING even during the corona virus quarantine!  Join us for our online offerings.  

Come back and check this page regularly as we will probably update it weekly.

Tuesday April 21 @ 1:30 PM Facebook Live Session.
Topic: “Building a hugelbed using materials in your yard”
Hugelbeds are the ultimate raised bed and can even look beautiful in your front yard. Join us to watch a small patch of yard transform into a useful planting bed.
Join Rachele Rossi-Kessel – President of BFFC’s Board, expert cook and gardener!
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.
Wednesday April 22 @ 12:30 PM Facebook Live Session.
Topic: Brief guided plant meditation. Bring a cup of your favorite tea if you’d like.
Join Lauren Almquist – founder of Heartspace Herbals & Garden Design, and long-time teacher of BFFC herbalism classes.
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.
Thursday April 23 @ 1:30 PM Facebook Live Session.
Topic: “The Joy of Weeds”
Weeds can teach us a lot about our gardens and ourselves. Join us to learn about these wonderful teachers and what they are trying to tell us.
Join Rachele Rossi-Kessel – President of BFFC’s Board, expert cook and gardener!
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.
Rescheduled: Friday, April 25 @ 4:00 PM Facebook Live Session.
“Keeping Chickens for Free on Food Scraps”
Join Babette Wils – manager of the BFFC’s workshops, permaculture farmer and teacher.
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.
In preparation! Check back for more details!
Tentatively Friday May 1 @ 4:00 PM Facebook Live Session.
“Keeping Chickens in the Suburbs”
Join one of the participants from BFFC’s 2019 chicken mini-series, who was inspired to start her own backyard chicken flock.
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.
Tentatively Sunday May 3 @ 10-11 AM Zoom Live Session
“Making the Best Soil for Your Food Forest” – online Applied Permaculture Series
Join Noah McKennah – expert permaculturist, worker-owner of Restoring Roots Cooperative,
Sign up to receive the Zoom link (in preparation).
Tentatively Sunday May 3 @ 11 AM-12 PM Zoom Live Session
“Planting your Food Forest”
Join Othneil Uter (Utah), owner of the oldest private food forest in Boston.
Sign up to receive the Zoom link (in preparation).
Past events (some on our Facebook page under Videos)
Tuesday April 14 @ 1:30 PM Facebook Live Session.
“Removing Vines and Invasive Species: Learn how to Remove Vines Safely and Effectively from Trees and Structures”.
Join Rachele Rossi-Kessel – President of BFFC’s Board, expert cook and gardener!
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.
Wednesday, April 15 @ 12:30 PM: Zoom Meditation Session
Join Lauren Almquist – founder of Heartspace Herbals & Garden Design, and long-time teacher of BFFC herbalism classes.
Details of the Zoom session will be sent out to all of BFFC’s email list and posted here.
Thursday April 16 @ 1:30 PM Facebook Live Session.
“Removing Vines and Invasive Species: Learn about Invasive Species and How Best to Remove Them”
Join Rachele Rossi-Kessel – President of BFFC’s Board, expert cook and gardener!
Go to our Facebook page and click on Videos to join.