COVID Protocol

  1. Please do not come to class if you are feeling ill or have been exposed to people in your life who are sick. Please contact alecks@foxhavenfarm.org so we can discuss how to handle your absence.
  2. Everyone is required to wear masks, inside and outside.
  3. Before and after class, Fox Haven will sanitize any surfaces used. Hand Sanitizer will be available during class, and sanitizing/hand washing will be encouraged before class and after breaks, before preparing plants and tastings.
  4. When we have tastings, we will spread out to the best of our ability. Maintaining at least 6 feet apart is required.

 


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Summer Hair Tea & Fall Salve Making with Janelle Rollins

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Janelle will lead participants through the practice of making herbally scented hair teas for rebalancing the scalp, moisturizing the hair and adding a fresh scent. Herbs infused into oil will make up our fall salve, smoothed with beeswax and shea to protect the skin for the coming wind and the cold. Participants will make a

$30.00

Garden Tour & Tea Tasting with Ashley Hoffman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Tour the Garden and tea tasting with Fox Haven staff and learn about the plants that are ripe for medicine making. From the ferny plant that made Absinthe to the root that made the first marshmallow to the flower that stops bleeding – we’ll tour the stories and senses that fill our garden. Participants are

$10.00

DIY Floral Candles with Native Mountain Farm

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Come let your creativity run as wild as the flowers in this dried floral crafting workshop. Spend time with your friends and family as we craft a simple DIY project together, floral candles using dried flowers Native Mountain Farm. Led by author and activist, Natasha Bowens Blair, this is a heart-led event you won’t want

$32.00 - $40.00

Kid’s Nature Arts & Crafts: Pigment making and painting

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

At Fox Haven, we recognize that art is a vitally important learning tool for children, whether they are learning in public school or at home. With this in mind, we would like to provide the opportunity for your kids to explore nature, creativity, and self-expression, all while maintaining a safe social distance.Kids will love this

$20.00

Foraging Level 1: Herbal First Aid with Katelyn Jarkoweic SOLD OUT

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Join Katelyn of Hey Thanks! Herbal Co. as she forages for her favorite spring Herbal First Aid Kit components. There will be lots of plant ID, harvesting, nibbling and creating. You’ll go home with ideas for your own First Aid Kit and a salve to go in it! Plants may include: chickweed, plantain, yarrow, comfrey,

$40.00

Beekeeping Basics & Hive Tour

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Enjoy a presentation led by our beekeeper, Taylor Roman. Learn about the amazing biology and behavior of honey bees, how honey is made, and the importance of all bees and other pollinators in the production of food. This class can is geared towards anyone interested in the amazing world of honey bees! Weather permitting, a

$10.00

Growing and Harvesting Herbs with Lacey Walker

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

There is nothing better than the flavor and aroma of herbs harvested fresh from the garden, but unfortunately, fresh herbs don’t last forever. In this class, we’ll explore Fox Haven’s methods of harvesting and drying fresh herbs to preserve their essential oils for the greatest flavor intensity and nourishment. You’ll experience a day in the

$30.00

Garden Tour & Tea Tasting with Ashley Hoffman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Tour the Garden and tea tasting with Fox Haven staff and learn about the plants that are ripe for medicine making. From the ferny plant that made Absinthe to the root that made the first marshmallow to the flower that stops bleeding – we’ll tour the stories and senses that fill our garden. Participants are

$10.00

Beekeeping Tour & Honey Tasting for Kids with Taylor Roman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

September is National Honey Month! What better way to celebrate than with a local honey tasting! Enjoy a tour of Fox Haven’s bee sanctuary with our in-house beekeeper, Taylor Roman. Kids will learn all the steps to how honey is produced and harvested, then we’ll taste various types of honey to understand their unique differences.

Free - $10.00

Garden Tour & Tea Tasting with Ashley Hoffman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Tour the Garden and tea tasting with Fox Haven staff and learn about the plants that are ripe for medicine making. From the ferny plant that made Absinthe to the root that made the first marshmallow to the flower that stops bleeding – we’ll tour the stories and senses that fill our garden. Participants are

$10.00

Foraging Level 1: Paw Paw Haul with Taylor Roman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

September sees the ripening of Paw Paw, the blooming of Goldenrod and the fruiting of Autumn Olive. Another foodie adventure awaits as we comb through the Paw Paw trees in search of ripe fruit and harvest enough Autumn Olive for making ketchup. Taylor grew up in Frederick, where his years exploring the woodlands around Lake

$40.00

Foraging Level 1: Fall Mushroom Foray with Sam Feld SOLD OUT

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

This beginner’s workshop will introduce you to the easy to identify, edible species of mushrooms that can be found in the Maryland area during the autumn months. The class will begin with a talk about the ethics and safety of wild foraging mushrooms. We will also talk about how mushrooms grow, what their characteristics are,

$40.00

Garden Tour & Tea Tasting with Ashley Hoffman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Tour the Garden and tea tasting with Fox Haven staff and learn about the plants that are ripe for medicine making. From the ferny plant that made Absinthe to the root that made the first marshmallow to the flower that stops bleeding – we’ll tour the stories and senses that fill our garden. Participants are

$10.00

Kid’s Nature Arts & Crafts: Nature Weaving with Ashley Hoffman

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

At Fox Haven, we recognize that art is a vitally important learning tool for children, whether they are learning in public school or at home. With this in mind, we would like to provide the opportunity for your kids to explore nature, creativity, and self-expression, all while maintaining a safe social distance.Kids will love this

$10.00

Adaptogens & Herbs for the Nervous System

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

Herbs with an affinity for the nervous system can support and balance the body’s stress response. In this class, you’ll receive a brief anatomy and physiology lesson and an overview of illustrious herbs commonly known as adaptogens. Then, we’ll head to the garden to explore the fresh herbs in their natural environment. About the Speaker

$30.00

Growing Mushrooms with Sun English

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

This introductory course is a step-by-step guide to growing mushrooms at home. Whether you’ve never grown a mushroom before or have tried with limited success, we’ll show you how to grow them on a small scale using simple methods and minimal equipment. About the Speaker Sun English Jr. is the founder of Melanated Medicinals–born out

$30.00

Gongfu Tea Meditation and Hapa Zome Art with Natalie Love

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

. Natalie will offer you a traditional Gongfu Tea Meditation using high-quality traditional tea. Gongfu Tea or Kung Fu Tea is a ceremonial style of offering tea that requires skill and practice that was started over a thousand years ago and is still commonly practiced in Taiwan and China. After the tea meditation, learn how

$35.00

Foragers Level 1: Seed Saving & Propagation with Lacey & Taylor

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

November brings our year of foraging to a close and just as we started we’ll end by contemplating how we, as humans, can give to the Earth. What have we practiced and learned this year that gives instead of takes? We’ll learn some skills to help divide plants that can be propagated by division and

$40.00

Beginner Wool Spinning with Natalie Love

Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson

. Come learn how to spin wool yarn at the Farm! This class is meant for complete beginners and we will provide all the materials you need to get started as a beginner spinner including local wool and a thigh spindle. Natalie will teach you how to make a two-ply yarn on your thigh and

$35.00

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