NATURE Lab Workshops

Upcoming NATURE Lab Workshops

11/08/2019 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Let’s talk about genetic modification! You are invited to participate in a workshop lead by artist Boryana Rossa and co-lead by biologist Heidi Hehnly, to collage and create your own [...]
11/12/2019 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Let’s return control of our health to the community. Learn skills, share knowledge and consult with integrative health practitioners during clinic hours. Come help grow our communal care network. With [...]
11/19/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Have you walked past our Collard City Growers permaculture garden lately? On the west side of 6th Avenue between Glen and 101st street in North Troy, we have a hoop [...]
12/17/2019 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Continue to help grow our communal care network, as we share skills and knowledge and consult with integrative health practitioners. With Dr. Frank Coughlin and JJ Luceno

Past NATURE Lab Workshops

06/08/2019 - 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn how to plant seedlings and divide perennials in hopes to spread the bounty across Freedom Square  and Collard City Growers gardens at the Freedom Festival!  Collard City Growers is [...]
04/28/2019 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Prepare garden beds that have been resting all winter, readying for this year's plantings. Learn to turn one plant into many by the simple practice of root division!  Collard City [...]
04/13/2019 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us as we dig up root stock, transplant saplings, and make new trees with some old school genetic engineering.  Register for the workshop at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfuv2Qc99YzCK0wNX2YfOR-GWyJDEZGyjhMF0squeTvqOETcA/viewform NATURE Lab [North Troy Art [...]
04/09/2019 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn how to grow materials compatible to the earth, and reduce the amount of plastic, with this overview of the development of mycelium materials. Followed by a "grow-it-yourself" workshop.  Ecovative [...]
04/01/2019 - 04/03/2019 - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for a three-part DIY Workshop series on CRISP-CAS9, a genome editing system.  Explore the possibilities modern  science offers artists, with an internationally-renowned pioneer of biological arts. Prior to [...]
tree pruning on sidewalk
02/17/2019 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Blockwide Fruit Tree pruning workshop on February 17th
12/18/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lessons Learned and to Come Join us for a potluck social to reflect on our great fall and to postulate the bright future to come. We will display all we [...]
12/15/2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Please register for this workshop as well as any others you'd like to participate in by clicking here. $10 Suggested Donation Experience the magic of sticks to propagate fruiting shrubs: [...]
12/11/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fish poo, you say? Aquaponics uses fish poo to grow plants. See a small tabletop system, learn how it works, and how to build your own. With NATURE Lab educator [...]
12/04/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
How To Compost In A City Life is a cycle, let's experience it by eating over decomposing food! Learn what can be composted and how to compost it. We will [...]
11/28/2018 - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Please register for this workshop as well as any others you'd like to participate in by clicking here. 3-6PM: Workshop *Please bring a laptop or tablet to work on, and [...]
11/27/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
A Guide to Living Green Learn why plastic is bad for the environment and our health. We will discuss and brainstorm ways to reduce plastic in our everyday lives. Includes [...]
11/13/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Preserving Plants Learn some basic plant ID skills and an archival method for storing dried, pressed plants to add to the NATURE Lab herbarium. Open to all ages Please register here! [...]
11/06/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ever wonder what's in the air we breathe?
10/30/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Spooky-yyy, artsy-yyy, Ecology-yyy!
10/28/2018 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  Please register for this workshop as well as any others you'd like to participate in by clicking here. $10 Suggested Donation Join us in a fall seed swap and [...]
10/24/2018 - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
We will be reading about and discussing ancient practices of fermentation, followed by the creation of edible bio-art in the kitchen that will take two weeks for microbes to cook [...]
10/23/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Intro to Entomology (bug science)
10/16/2018 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Want to make some clones?
Byron Rich
10/10/2018 - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  Please register for this workshop as well as any others you'd like to participate in by clicking here. 3-6PM Workshop 6-7PM Social time with artists $10 Suggested Donation Working [...]
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