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April 2, 2020 | , , , , ,

[CANCELLED] Urban Beauty Cabinet Workshop: Cold Process Soap 101

Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, this program will no longer take place as scheduled, but may be rescheduled. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Cold process soap is made by combining oils and sodium hydroxide lye, causing a chemical reaction called saponification. Melt-and-pour soap workshops generally use premade soaps that have already gone through that process—but now you can learn how to…

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Schuylkill River Cleanup

April 4, 2020 |

[CANCELLED] Volunteer Day (2020)

Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to suspend operations and programming through Sunday, March 29th. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. We welcome volunteers on the second and fourth Saturday of most months from April to October, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Volunteers will work with our staff on seasonal tasks like weeding, planting, cleaning,…

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April 4, 2020 | , , ,

[CANCELLED] Stitch + Sip

Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, this program will no longer take place as scheduled, but may be rescheduled. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Join Tahnisha Thomas of Nana’s Hook at Bartram’s Garden for an informal meetup of knitters and crocheters. All levels of experience are welcome. Guidance will be available for beginners, and both wine and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided!…

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April 7, 2020 | , , , ,

[CANCELLED] William Bartram’s Travels Mini-Course 

  Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, this program will no longer take place as scheduled, but may be rescheduled. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Consistently in print since it was first published in Philadelphia 1791, William Bartram’s remarkably unique text, Travels, played an remarkably prominent role in shaping hundreds of years of American literature. Professor William Cahill invites us to investigate…

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April 7, 2020 | , , , , ,

[CANCELLED] Urban Beauty Cabinet Workshop: Toothpaste & Mouthwash Workshop

Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, this program will no longer take place as scheduled, but may be rescheduled. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. For fresh breath and healthy teeth, you do not have to rely on an over-the-counter product full of alcohol, chemicals, sweetener, and synthetic flavors. Learn to use plant-based ingredients to create healthy alternatives. This is one in a…

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April 8, 2020 |

[CANCELLED] Homeschooler Days: Do You Seed What I Seed? (2019)

Unfortunately, this program has been cancelled out of concern for the health and safety of our Bartram’s community. As the Garden is still open, we encourage families with children to continue to visit while being mindful of maintaining healthy distance from other visitors. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Join us from January-June for an interconnected series of lessons in our children’s garden! Kids will have the opportunity to see our garden through,…

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Close shot of small seeds in a person's cupped hands

April 8, 2020 |

[CANCELLED] Homeschooler Days: Do You Seed What I Seed? (2019)

Unfortunately, this program has been cancelled out of concern for the health and safety of our Bartram’s community. As the Garden is still open, we encourage families with children to continue to visit while being mindful of maintaining healthy distance from other visitors. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Join us from January-June for an interconnected series of lessons in our children’s garden! Kids will have the opportunity to see our garden through,…

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[CANCELLED] Indigenous Practitioners Teaching an Intro to Ifá: Intro to Candle Magic (2020)

Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, this program will no longer take place as scheduled, but may be rescheduled. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Anyone who has made a wish before blowing out birthday candles has practiced candle magic. Learn how to perform rituals, spells, and divinations to gain luck, love, prosperity, protection, healing, and happiness. Also included are tips for which…

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April 16, 2020 | , , , , ,

[CANCELLED] Urban Beauty Cabinet Workshop: Natural Deodorant Workshop

Due to the unfolding situation regarding COVID-19, this program will no longer take place as scheduled, but may be rescheduled. Future programming will be assessed on a rolling basis. Please follow our Facebook page for more updates and information. See our full statement here. Conventional antiperspirants and deodorants often contain harmful ingredients like aluminum, parabens, and triclosan. Learn the difference between an antiperspirant and a deodorant and create a healthy alternative. This is one in a series of Urban Beauty Cabinet Make…

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