Year-Round Workshop Schedule

Workshops Around Fort Collins for 2016

The Abundant Backyard Series helps people learn how to use backyard gardens more productively.  The Wise Kitchen Series provides specific instruction on making and preserving food and teaches how to use locally grown products from area farms and CSA’s.  The Healthy Home Series provides information on avoiding chemicals that negatively affect personal heath and the environment.  The Renewable Energy Series offers courses that look at renewable energy for homeowners, home energy efficiency, and economic considerations of renewable investments.  The Sustainable Building Series features information on green building materials and indoor environmental quality.

Workshops are added throughout the year, so check back regularly for updates and changes.

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Wise Kitchen WiseKitchenHead

Larimar County Extension Schedule Coming Soon!

  • Food Dehydration, Canning Salsa, Whole Grain Bread Making, Fermenting, Canning Jams, Jellies & more

The Cooking Studio Fort Collins

  • A Variety of Classes for all Ages




Abundant Backyard

May 7 – Hands-on Chicken Coop Building Project

April 6 – Foraging for Spring Greens

April 13 – Eating Bugs 101

April 20 – Vermiculture 101

April 27 – Foraging for Shoots and Early Mushrooms

May 11 – Foraging for Spring Flowers and Pollinators




Renewable EnergyRenewableEnergyHead

TBA – Intro to Small Wind Power

TBA – Intro to Off Grid Systems






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No workshops are currently scheduled at this time.  Please check back to see what will be offered in the future.




Healthy LivingHealthyHomeHead


May 21 – Wellness Retreat

April 12th, Eating for Energy

May 10th – Balance your Busy Life

June 14th – Eating for Energy

July 20th – Boost Your Immunity