Buckley’s proudly hosts classes to help you learn and hone your homesteading skills. From classes on how to make soap and other unique gift ideas to bee keeping and chicken farming, we always have something interesting to learn! See the list of upcoming events and classes below.
This class will discuss the ingredients that go into bath bombs, how to prepare them, safety precautions, mixing procedures & consistency issues. Following the live demonstration attendees will then create their own bath bombs to take home!
Each attendee will receive an instruction booklet along with 3-4 bath bombs and 2.75" diameter molds.
Class fee is $27.00 per person. Class seats are filled on a first come first basis Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Learn about composting with worms and how beneficial it can be to your home. Learn everything you need to know about caring for a worm bin and harvesting the castings. This will be a one-hour hands-on experience that will give you the confidence to start a worm composting bin right away!
All class materials are provided and will be made available for purchase for anyone ready to start composting the same day.
Class fee is $5.00 per person. Class seats are filled on a first come, first served basis. Call to make payment & reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Replace plastic wrap with homemade beeswax wrap. Super simple to make with only 3 ingredients: beeswax, jojoba oil and pine resin (all available in store). Use again & again!
Each attendee will go home with an 8"x8" beeswax wrap and an instruction sheet for making additional beeswax wrap at home.
Class fee is $15.00 per person. Class seats are filled on a first come, first served basis. Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Join us for our first canning swap!
Meet other canning enthusiasts in the community and swap your favorite recipes and goods. Do you have jars of mint jelly, dilly beans, peach jam, habanero salsa, pickles? Bring them all!
Take home a jar for each one you bring in. You're welcome to contribute as many jars as you'd like. Be sure to clearly label the jar's contents & canning date and accompany each jar with its recipe.
For each jar you bring to the swap you will receive one entry into our drawing for a $30 Buckley's Homestead Supply Gift Certificate.
This is a free event and no RSVP is required. Invite your friends!
Please do not contribute any expired items. This swap is only for foods canned at home. Please contact us with any questions you may have.