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Events & Classes

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.

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Saturday, April 4, 2020 2:00 PM


Have you ever considered adding meat rabbits to your urbanhomestead? Come learn the basics of raising rabbits for meat. We'll discuss the many advantages as well as disadvantages of rabbit husbandry. This class will cover costs, feed, care, breedng as well as butchering and cooking.

Class fee is $10.00 per person. Class seats are filled on a first come, first served basis.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Thursday, April 9, 2020 4:00 PM


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 $10 per person. Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Friday, April 10, 2020 11:00 AM


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 $30.00 per person. Attendees must be 16 years of age or older.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Saturday, April 11, 2020 11:00 AM


Backyard chickens are a part of many urban homesteads. Learn the basics of keeping chickens in the city, and the benefits to having your own flock.

Class fee is $10.00 per person. Class seats are filled on a first come, first served basis. Call to make payment & reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.

Saturday, April 11, 2020 2:00 PM


Join us for this introductory class to cheesemaking. Topics will include milk sources, cultures, equipment and more. Enjoy a demonstration and sampling. Sccop your own curds and take home two different cheeses.

Class fee is $25 per person. Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Saturday, April 18, 2020 11:00 AM


This is a hands-on class that will teach you the basics of cold process soap making. Diana Ford of Sweet Butter Soaps by Li'l Bit Farms will walk participants through one regular batch of soap, and then through a trickier batch with goat milk. You'll go home with gloves, goggles, 2 pounds of soap, and a new skill!

Class fee is $70.00 per person.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Saturday, April 18, 2020 3:00 PM


Learn how to make all of these products in your kitchen with simple ingredients you can pronounce! During this class you will experience the simplicity and fun of making your own body products at home. Handouts and recipes are included and each participant will receive one of each product created in class. The retail value of those items alone is nearly $15!

Class fee is $30.00 per person.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Friday, April 24, 2020 11:00 AM


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 $30.00 per person. Attendees must be 16 years of age or older.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Sunday, May 3, 2020 1:30 PM


Backyard chickens are a part of many urban homesteads. Learn the basics of keeping chickens in the city, and the benefits to having your own flock.

Class fee is $10.00 per person. Class seats are filled on a first come, first served basis. Call to make payment & reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.

Friday, May 8, 2020 11:00 AM


This is a hands-on class that will teach you the basics of cold process soap making. Diana Ford of Sweet Butter Soaps by Li'l Bit Farms will walk participants through one regular batch of soap, and then through a trickier batch with goat milk. You'll go home with gloves, goggles, 2 pounds of soap, and a new skill!

Class fee is $70.00 per person.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Friday, May 8, 2020 3:00 PM


Learn how to make all of these products in your kitchen with simple ingredients you can pronounce! During this class you will experience the simplicity and fun of making your own body products at home. Handouts and recipes are included and each participant will receive one of each product created in class. The retail value of those items alone is nearly $15!

Class fee is $30.00 per person.
Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 11:00 AM


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 $10 per person. Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510.
Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.

Sunday, May 31, 2020 1:00 PM


Join us for this introductory class to cheesemaking. Topics will include milk sources, cultures, equipment and more. Enjoy a demonstration and sampling. Sccop your own curds and take home two different cheeses.

Class fee is $25 per person. Call to make payment and reserve your seat; (719) 358-8510. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a seat, and a Facebook RSVP is not a confirmed reservation.