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March
27th

Kid’s Class: Create an Herb Garden

Time
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Let 2022 be the year that your kids and grandkids learn to cultivate an Herb Garden with seeds and seedlings. Because herb seeds are so small, it is sometimes difficult to get them to germinate and thrive. Also, herb seeds take longer to germinate than vegetable seeds, so it’s important to know how to and how much water is needed for them to sprout. In this kid’s class, they will be able to create a beginning herb garden by learning to plant seeds and transplant seedlings.

What will kids learn in this class?
* How to grow plants from seed (even tiny herb ones)
* What the seeds will look like after they germinate
* How to transplant seedlings into soil
* Watering methods – how often – how much
* Temperatures for germination
* Different types of herbs and how to use them
* Culinary versus healing herbs

The class will be on the 12′ x 60′ back porch that is covered with an enclosure so they will be out of wind and rain. Kids can also go feed the goats and walk around the farm/play on the swing set. Parents and grandparents are welcome to bring a lunch and enjoy time outdoors on the farm.

Note: Any parents who want to drop off older children, must sign a farm liability waiver.

Stoney Creek Farm has been searching for someone to lead kid activities here in Franklin and Cori Williams is the perfect teacher for making every class FUN! We are adding more kid’s classes at affordable prices throughout the year. Your kids will LOVE her innovative teaching style! Healthy learning environments have an effective teaching strategy where students can learn positive participation and that is what Cori emulates.

Teacher Bio
Cori Williams has many talents: Teacher, Graphic artist, certified Tennessee Naturalist, and has taught using the Charlotte Mason and Reggio Emilia methods. She has a true LOVE of Nature and Sustainable Living and would love to share that enthusiasm with your child. Cori and her 10-year-old son are native Nashvillians and are constantly seeking new opportunities for nature hikes and effective/engaging learning experiences.

4700 Coe Lane
Franklin, TN 37064
615-591-0015