Events & Seminars

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Below is the full list of our events for the 2018 season. Seminars usually take place the first and third Saturday of each month 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 unless noted seminars are free,  pre-registration is strongly advised. Limit of 50 people per seminar

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September 29 & September 30: Grapefest

Our annual celebration of the fall harvest. There will be informational seminars (see below) and live music by Star Sixty Nine from 1pm-5pm on both days. There will be apple pressing, orchard tours and much more.

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SEMINARS

11:00 AM: GROWING SMALL FRUITS

Learn how to prepare a site, plant and grow fruits such as currant, gooseberry, blueberry, raspberry and haskap.

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1:00 PM: GROWING APPLES

Find out the best growing conditions for apples. We’ll discuss varieties soils pruning and harvesting

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2:00 PM: GROWING GRAPES

Grapes are easy to grow if all conditions are right. Find out how to best grow these vines and the techniques of pruning used to produce high quality fruit.

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3:00 PM: MAKING WINE + HARD CIDER

Learn how to create your own wines from fresh fruit!

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ALL SEMINARS ARE FREE TO ATTEND AND WILL BE HELD AT THE SAME TIME SATURDAY & SUNDAY