Events and Workshops at DeLaney Community Farm
All workshops listed below are held at DeLaney Community Farm, 170 S Chambers Road in Aurora (click here for directions) unless otherwise noted. There is a suggested donation for each workshop. RSVPs are required for classes and class registrations are now open.
- Basic Herbal Making
Saturday, August 9th, 9:00 - 11:00am
Learn the basics of the herbs on the farm and how to take them as a tea, tincture or vinegar. This workshop will be led by co-owner and formulator of R.L. Linden & Co. and herbalist Lynn Flanigan-Till. $15 suggested donation per person, limited to 30 people. RSVP required. RSVP here.
- Beekeeping: Hive Harvest Activities at DeLaney Community Farm
Saturday, August 16th, 9:00 - 11:am
Learn how and when to harvest from various hive types at the farm. This workshop will be led by DeLaney's beekeepers, Allan & Debbie Brown. $15 suggested donation per person, limited to 30 people. In the event of rain, the class will be held Saturday, August 23rd. RSVP required. RSVP here.
- Farm Closed - Labor Day Weekend
Saturday, August 30th - Monday, September 1st
- Seed Saving
Saturday, September 6th, 10:00 - 11:00am
This workshop is led by DUG’s Community Initiatives Coordinator, Jessica Romer. Please RSVP and pay in advance, a suggested donation of $15. Limited to 30 people. RSVP required. RSVP here.
- Yelp Farm to Fork Dinners: DeLaney Community Farm
Wednesday, September 10th
DUG Headquarters at The Horse Barn, 1031 33rd Street, Denver
Save the date! Yelp and Denver Urban Gardens are partnering again to offer a farm-to-fork dinner, prepared by some of the best chefs in Metro Denver! This dinner will directly benefit food security programming at DUG's DeLaney Community Farm. Details and ticket sales TBA.
- Beekeeping: Wax and Hive Winterizing at DeLaney Community Farm
Saturday, September 13th, 9:00 - 10:00am
Need ideas on what to do with all that beeswax, in addition to candles? Also, learn how to get your hives ready for the winter. This workshop will be led by DeLaney's beekeepers, Allan & Debbie Brown. $15 suggested donation per person, limited to 30 people. In the event of rain, the class will be held Saturday, September 20th. RSVP required. RSVP here.
- 3rd Annual Snooze Brunch in the Field
Sunday, September 21st, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Please join us for the 3rd Annual Sunday Brunch in the Field, a farm-to-table fundraising event featuring food from DeLaney and our partners around Colorado. Snooze, an AM Eatery, will be preparing a delicious breakfast along with fresh fruit and beverages. Brunch will be held on the ground, so bring your picnic blanket, chairs and whatever else you might need. Please help us to keep waste to a minimum- bring your own plates and silverware! Suggested donation is $20 per adult and $10 per child under the age of twelve years of age. Brunch is limited to 100 people. RSVP here.
- Simple Canning
Saturday, October 4th, 10:00am - 12:00pm This event has been cancelled.
This workshop, held at the DUG offices at The Horse Barn (1031 33rd Street, Denver) is led by DeLaney’s Operations Coordinator, Faatma Mehrmanesh. Please RSVP and pay in advance, a suggested donation of $20. Limited to 30 people. RSVP required.
- Final WIC Work Day
Tuesday, October 7th
- Final Shareholder Pick-Up
Tuesday, October 7th