Classes, Demos, and Events for 2013  (more to be scheduled soon….check back for updates!)

May 14, 2013 Strawberry Jam Class for Children, Meadowbrook Montessori School, Freeport, Maine

June 17, 2013 Making Honeyed Strawberry-Rhubarb Jam on “207″, WCSH6, Portland, Maine, 7 PM

June 25, 2013 Strawberry Jam Demo and Book Signing, 3-6 PM,  New Gloucester Farmers Market, New Gloucester, Maine

July 11, 2013 Making and Canning Strawberry Jam, 1-4 PM, Milkweed Farm, Brunswick, Maine
In this 3-hour, hands-on workshop, we’ll cover big-picture canning concepts, safe home canning procedures, tools, and techniques, as well as jam-making specifics.  Then, as a class, we’ll make and can a batch of strawberry jam. The goal, by the end of class, is for each participant to feel confident in making and canning a simple jam on their own at home!  And, everyone will leave class with a jar of strawberry jam to enjoy. $45 per person. Visit www.milkweedfarm.net, or contact Milkweedfarm@gmail.com for more information and to register.

Mid-August, 2013 (date TBD) Bluberry Jam Demo and Book Signing, Crystal Spring Farm, Brunswick, Maine

September 5, 2013, Book Signing and Jam Tasting, 7 PM, Longfellow Books, Portland, Maine

September 21, 2013, Crafting and Canning Jams and Preserves Demo, 12:30 PM, Common Ground Fair, Unity, Maine