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Gardening 101: How to Build a Raised Bed - A Vacation Week Family Program
During April vacation week, bring the family to the Jackson Homestead for Gardening 101: How to Build a Raised Bed, a vacation week family program. Learn the basics about how to start a raised bed garden, including choosing the location of your raised bed, how to prepare the soil, what plants to select, and tips on how to maximize productivity.
Cost: $45 per family (4 people max, 1 adult required), $40 for Historic Newton members. Includes museum admission and snack.
Prepaid registration is required; visit www.newtoncommunityfarm.org/classes to register. Co-sponsored by Newton Community Farm.
More About The Jackson Homestead and Museum
The official headquarters of The Newton Historical Society, The Jackson Homestead and Museum showcases the early history of both Newton and early colonial America alike. Come here to see its extensive picture, document and video library and learn more about how the Jackson family led the abolitionist movement in Newton.
Guided tours are by appointment only. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-796-1450 to schedule a tour.
Other events here
- HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS! The Stanley Steamer Twins Sun, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
- JUNE HISTORY BOOK CLUB at the Jackson Homestead & Museum Thu, Jun 27, 7:30 pm
- NEWTON JULY COMMUNITY WEEKEND at the Jackson Homestead & Museum Daily, 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
- HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS: Crystal Lake Sun, Jul 14, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm
- HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS, Voices of Newtonville Sun, Jul 28, 2:00 pm–3:00 pm