Neighborhood | Community,
Location: 21 Acres Center for Local Food and Sustainable Living
Interested in Raising Chickens? Chickens are a fantastic addition to your residential landscape! They offer fresh eggs, lots of laughs and a constant supply of compost. Our class will teach you the ins and outs of basic coop design, breed selection, raising chicks to chickens, and so much more! And, we will explore the coop on site and get to know 8 lovely birds..The class will go outside to visit the chickens and use for the class discussion. Dress appropriately for the weather conditions.
Faculty: Jake Harris, Owner, Stone Soup Gardens
Jake Harris is owner of Stone Soup Gardens, a full service landscaping company that specializes in edible landscaping. Stone Soup Gardens builds beautiful urban farms, chicken coops, honeyscapes, and rain gardens. Stone Soup Gardens is a certified rain garden installer through Seattle Public Utilities? Rainwise program. Stone Soup Gardens teaches on-going classes for chicken rearing, seasonal vegetable growth, rain gardens and for individuals, businesses, and community groups like Seattle Tilth, Readers to Eaters, and NW SolarFest. Jake enjoys using gardens to inspire joy and social change.
Registration and Enrollment
Standard fee is $29, discounted rate for 21 Acres members is $25. Discounted family rate is $49. There are three ways to register; online at http://21acresjoyofchickens.eventbrite.com/, by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling us at 425-481-1500.